Weng Tat Hui

Position: Dean

Education Background:

PhD (Economics) Australian National University

Research Areas

Globalisation on labour markets impact, economic issues of migration, education, ageing and retirement, and labour market policies in Singapore.

Contact information

Dr.Weng Tat Hui
Dean
Graduate School of Public Policy
Room 4.039 Nazarbayev University
53 Kabanbay batyr Avenue
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan 010000
Telephone: +7 7172 70 5868
Email: weng.tat.hui@nu.edu.kz

 

Weng Tat Hui specialises in the impact of globalisation on labour markets, economic issues of migration, education, ageing and retirement, and labour market policies in Singapore.

He taught in the Department of Economics at the National University of Singapore (NUS) before joining the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS in 2004. He has acted as a consultant to the Ministry of Manpower, the International Labour Organization, UNCTAD and was concurrently an Associate Research Fellow of the then Singapore Institute of Labour Studies from 1991-1994. 

He has held various appointments in NUS which include Deputy Director of the Public Policy Programme (1997 – 1998), Deputy and Acting Head of the Department of Economics (1998 – 2000), Vice Dean (Research & Graduate Studies) of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (2000 – 2003) and Founding Vice Dean (Academic Affairs) of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (2004 – 2008). He has been the Dean of the Graduate School of Public Policy at Nazarbayev University since 2015.