Postgraduate Workshop by Prof. Dr. Tan Chee Beng

Tun Tan Cheng Lock Centre for Social and Policy Studies (TCLC) organised a workshop for postgraduate students on March 22nd 2024. The workshop was conducted by Prof. Dr. Tan Chee Beng. During this session, Prof. Dr. Tan shared his views and thoughts after listening to the presentations of UTAR postgraduate students. He shared his own personal experience in conducting research too.

Prof. Tan sharing his research ideas and experiences

Also present was Ms Fan Mei Juan from University Malaya. Ms Fan will explore further research collaboration with TCLC.

Prof. Dr .Tan Chee Beng is an educator who have 40 years more teaching and research experience on tertiary education sector. Prof Tan is the editor of Asian Anthropology and Journal of Chinese Overseas. His research interests include social/cultural anthropology, ethnic groups, identity, religion, food, Chinese overseas, etc. He has written and edited over 30 books and published more than 150 papers. He is a Member of American Anthropological Association, Association for Asian Studies, Malaysian Social Science Association, International Sociological Association and New York Academy of Sciences.

UTAR postgraduate students taking a group photo with Prof. Dr. Tan.