Dr Serene Koh
Serene is Senior Advisor at BIT Singapore. While she works on a range of projects, she leads the office’s work on home affairs, focusing on compliance and rehabilitation. Before joining BIT, Serene was a researcher in Singapore’s Ministry of Communications and Information. Serene holds a Masters in Research Methodology and Ph.D. in Education from the University of Michigan where she conducted research on young children’s conceptualisations of national identity. As a graduate student and as a postdoctoral fellow, she worked with government agencies in Detroit and Flint focusing on the language patterns of vulnerable families and children, as well as with the National Center for Children in Poverty in Columbia University.