Kwek Yan Chong

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What do you do?

I am an Urban Ecologist who recently graduated with a PhD in Biology from the National University of Singapore. My thesis research was on “The Effects of Urban Greenery on Biodiversity”. I have also been involved in research on forest ecology and alien plant species. I maintain and update a checklist on the total vascular plant flora of Singapore, which includes both native and exotic species.

Where are you originally from?

Singapore

Artist/Scientist?

Scientist

What inspires you?

The students that I teach and mentor inspire me.