"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)



April 2015

Disruption of FAT10–MAD2 Binding Inhibits Tumour Progression
Full paper [Public access | NUS access]
Assoc Prof Lee Ghuat Lay,Caroline
Department of Biochemistry
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine/ National Cancer Centre/ Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School/
NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering (NGS)

March 2015

Defect or Defend? Military Responses to Popular Protests in Authoritarian Asia
Full book [Public access]
Dr Terence Lee
Department of Political Science
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Neuro researcher granted fellowship, 20 May 2015

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Advancing ageing research, 15 May 2015

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New centre focuses on family and population, 06 May 2015

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World's top 10 for 11 subjects, 29 April 2015

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New building acknowledges major gift, 28 April 2015

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New centre to shape social innovations, 28 April 2015

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