Ter Yang Goh

Ter Yang

What do you do?

I’m a Manager for Education and Engagement at the Office of Environmental Sustainability, National University of Singapore. Prior to this, I’ve spent several years working on environmental education, outreach and citizen science projects, both as a teacher and then as the Outreach Officer for Nature Society (Singapore). I’m also a freelance columnist for Singapore mandarin national daily Lianhe Zaobao, contributing articles to the commentary/analysis pages to discuss environmental and social issues. I have an MSc in Applied Ecology from the University of East Anglia, UK and have conducted research on a variety of topics ranging from the wildlife trade in Singapore to the efficacy of Payments for Ecosystem Services in preventing deforestation in the Atlantic Forest of Paraguay.

Where are you originally from?

Singapore

Artist or Scientist?

Neither – sustainability professional

What inspires you?

The beauty of nature and the nature of beauty

Contact: gohteryang@yahoo.com