"High-impact research that advances the boundaries of knowlege and contributes to the betterment of society"


Prof Barry HalliwellWelcome to NUS! The University performs cutting-edge research over a range of disciplinary and cross-disciplinary areas. The ODPRT mission is to facilitate research at NUS, and establish world-leading research programmes. ODPRT oversees the 26 NUS university-level research institutes and centres and 3 Research Centres of Excellence, sets policies for research, oversees the allocation of strategic research funds, and works to expand research funding. ODPRT also maintains the NUS Research Data Management Policy, NUS Research Integrity Code, oversees the NUS Institutional Review Board (IRB), the NUS Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC) and the NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering (NGS).

ODPRT aims to support researchers in every way possible. Direct feedback from researchers to the ODPRT is always welcome.

Professor Barry Halliwell
Deputy President (Research and Technology)



December 2014

"The Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian Traditions and a Sustainable Future"
Full paper [Public access]
Prof Prasenjit Duara
Asia Research Institute/ Department of History
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

October 2014

"Adipocyte ALK7 links nutrient overload to catecholamine resistance in obesity"
Full paper [Public access| NUS access | NUS news]
Prof Carlos F. Ibanez
Department of Physiology / Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and Life Sciences Institute

Research consortium spins into action, 10 December 2014

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L’Oréal honours NUS women scientists, 09 December 2014

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NUS is ranked 39th among global research institutions in inaugural Nature Index, 13 November 2014

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Three new centres established at NUS (Suzhou) Research Institute to focus on China’s business landscape, public policy and urban issues, 27 October 2014

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