PERSONAL DETAIL


DR. NGU IK TIEN

Department of Chinese Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
 
  tngu@um.edu.my
  Department of Chinese Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • PERSATUAN SAINS SOSIAL MALAYSIA, Registered Member, 2010, (National)
  • MALAYSIAN RESEARCH CENTRE FOR CHINESE STUDIES, Board Of Directors, 2018 to 2020, (University)
  • International Society for the Study of Chinese Overseas (ISSCO), Active Member, 2018 to 2019, (International)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Penyelaras, Faculty, 31/01/2016 to 31/12/2018 (Application for the approval of MA Coursework program.)
  • Penasihat Forum Pascasiswazah Jabatan Pengajian Tionghoa , Faculty, 07/09/2015 to 31/12/2018 (.)
  • AJK IJAZAH TINGGI JPT, Faculty, 07/09/2015 to 30/12/2017 (.)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Social Sciences, Political Sciences and Public Policy (Malaysian Chinese society, local politics, Sarawak, Christianity)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2019
  • Ngu, I. T. (2019). 砂拉越认同政治的多面向 【Politics of Identity in Sarawak】. In Phoon, W. K. (Ed.), Unconsolidated Democracy: Malaysia 2018 General Election (pp. 237-251). Kuala Lumpur: Centre for Malaysian Chinese Studies. 

2018
  • Benny Teh & Ik Tien Ngu (2018). Perceptions and practice of human security in Malaysia. In Mine, Yoichi, Gómez, Oscar A., Muto, Ako (Eds.), Human Security Norms in East Asia. Palgrave Mcmillan. pp.113-133 

  • Ngu, I. T. (2018). The Dynamics of Chinese Votes in Sarawak in GE14. In Regime Change in Malaysia: GE14 and the End of UMNO-BN'S 60-Year Rule (Edited by Francis Loh and Anil Netto), pp. 294-301. Petaling Jaya: SIRD and Aliran. 

2017
  • Ngu, I. T. (2017), Repok and Meradong: Challenges in Courting Rural Votes. In Weiss, L. M. & Arnold Puyok (Eds), Electoral Dynamics in Sarawak: Contesting Developmentalism and Rights. Petaling Jaya: SIRD; Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. 
  • Ngu, I. T. & Ngeow, P. (year). China's cultural diplomacy in Malaysia. In Motoko Shuto (Ed), Chinese Cultural Diplomacy toward ASEAN Countries: Essence of Chinese "Soft Power" Diplomacy and its Implications. (Accepted by Editor) 

2014
  • Ngu, I. T. 2014. Sibu and Lanang, Sarawak: Defeats of the bosses, In Weiss, M. (Ed). Findings from the grassroots: the electoral dynamics in Malaysia. Singapore and Kuala Lumpur: ISEAS & SIRD 

2013
  • The electoral results of GE13 in Sarawak: Realities and challenges (砂拉越选举成绩:现实与挑战). In Wu Yan Hua, Pang Yong Qiang (Eds) , A transitional state (未完 成的政治 转型) (pp.171-184). Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia Chinese Resource and Research Centre. 
Article in Academic Journals

2018
  • Book review on "Getting-by": Class and state formation among Chinese in Malaysia (Accepted for publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ngu, I. T. (2018). Book review on "Towards Democracy: Do Malaysia Ethnic and Religious Tensions Dim Its Prospects?. The Hong Kong Journal of Social Sciences, 51, 203-207. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2017
  • 主編:陳光興、趙剛、鄭鴻生。 吳益婷(NGU Ik Tien)((著)。 吳君儀(譯)。 ”族群性與民族主義:二戰後砂拉越的意識形態鬥爭“。《人間思想》第16期.2017秋季號 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Ngu, I. T. (2017). Ideological struggles in Sarawak 1940-1960. Inter-Asia Cultural Studies. (ISI-Indexed)

  • Ngu, I. T. Book Review. Universitas: Monthly review of philosophy and culture (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ngu, I. T. & Chai. S. L. (2017). Malaysian Chinese Youth Reconstructing the Homeland: Postmodernism and Cultural Symbols. Monthly Review of Philosophy and Culture. 516, 67-80. (ISI-Indexed)


2015
  • 吴益婷.2015.马来西亚联邦政治和砂拉越地方文教权.《南洋问题研 究》. The politics of federation and the cultural rights of minorities in Malaysia. Southeast Asian Affairs 3: 91- 99. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Ngu, Ik Tien. June 2015. Journal of Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic (JMBRAS). (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2014
  • Wong, D., Tien, N. I. 2014. A "Double Alienation" The Vernacular Chinese Church in Malaysia Asian Journal of Social Science. (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.161) (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2016
  • N.A. 
Monograph

2016
  • Benny Teh Cheng Guan and Ngu Ik Tien. 2016. Perceptions and Practice of Human Security in Malaysia. JICA-RI Working paper. 
Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,Tv,Popular Magazine)

2017
  • 吴益婷(2017)。激化的社会冲突。《博爱心旅》双月刊。 

2016
  • 吴益婷(2016)。马来西亚华人的当代乡愁。《Contemporary Review 当代评论》。吉隆坡:林连玉基金。 
Article in Non-Refereed Journals

2012
  • Ngu Ik Tien. Centralization of the Federation of Malaysia. 2012 Vol.1 
Other Media(Tape,Video,Internet)

2019
  • 当代评论 Contemporary Review 

2018
  • 吴益婷(2018)。中文学界的马来西亚华人研究。《当代评论》 
  • 2016年砂拉越州选的启示(2018).当代评论(Contemporary Review).林连玉基金(LLG Cultural Developmental Centre). 

2017
  • Ngu, I. T. (2017). Managing a cultural study course. Contemporary Review. LLG Foundation. 

2015
  • Ngu Ik Tien 2015 
Others

2018
  • Ngu, Ik Tien (2018). In New Malaysia, Winners Don't Take All. Aliran. 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Representasi Tradisi dan Budaya: Kajian Artis Muda di Bandaraya Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Representasi Tradisi Dan Budaya: Kajian Artis Muda Di Bandaraya Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), (University)
  • Penyebaran Kesusasteraan Mahua Di Hong Kong Dan Taiwan, Consultant, 2016 - 2019, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), (University)
  • Intersection of civilizations: the social and cultural transformation in Borneo, Co-Investigator, 2015 - 2017, Beijing Foreign Studies University, (National)
  • China's cultural diplomacy to ASEAN countries and its sociopolitical impacts, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, (National)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


PRESENTER
  • The endurance of Barisan Nasional in Sarawak, Democracy in Taiwan: Looking at the 2012 Elections , 2013-08-24 to 2013-08-24, Institute of China Studies, UM and Taiwan Foundation for Democracy, (International)
  • China's cultural diplomacy to Malaysia, China's Cutlural Diplomacy to ASEAN Countries and its socio-political impacts, 2014-12-23 to 2014-12-24, University of Tsukuba, Japan, (International)
  • Ethnic Chinese activism in Malaysia, Re-imagining anthropological and sociological boundaries, 2015-07-15 to 2015-07-17, The International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) , (International)
  • Urbanization in Sarawak, Convergence of civilizations: the social transformation in Borneo, 2015-08-02 to 2015-08-08, Sponsor: Beijing Foreign Studies University , (International)
  • The social dynamics of the Chinese vote in Sarawak: pre and post Taib, Forum on East Malaysia, 2015-12-04 to 2015-12-04, Institute of Southeast Asia Studies, (International)
  • Forging tools for cross-cultural communication: ethnic minority activism in the capital city of Malaysia, The Twentieth Asian Studies Conference Japan (ASCJ), 2016-07-02 to 2016-07-03, Asian Studies Conference Japan, (International)
  • Ideological struggles in Sarawak, 1940-1960, Revisiting Malaya 2.0: Malaya and Indonesia: Links and Fractures in Political and Historical Thoughts, 2016-08-04 to 2016-08-06, Inter-Asia Office, (International)
  • Chinese politics in Repok and Meradong, 2016 Sarawak State Election, 2016-11-01 to 2016-11-01, UNIMAS, (International)
  • , International Conference on the Study of the Chinese in Malaysia and Singapore: History, Politics and Culture, 2016-12-04 to 2016-12-05, History Department, Peking University, China, (International)
  • The formation of Chinese cultural hub in the metropolitan city of Kuala Lumpur, 2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON SOUTHEAST ASIANS STUDIES IN TAIWAN, 2017-06-02 to 2017-06-03, COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES, NATIONAL CHI NAN UNIVERSITY, TAIWAN, (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • The consolidation of Chinese votes for regime change, Malaysia's GE14: Missed signs or late surge? , 2018-09-27 to 2018-09-28, ISEAS, (International)
  • The GE14 and the Chinese votes and local politics in East Malaysia, International Conference on Borneo Chinese Studies, 2018-12-08 to 2018-12-09, Huaqiao University, (International)
CONFERENCE
  • A preliminary report of the resinicization process among the Malaysian Chinese , Academic Forum on "Mobility and local experiences" , 2017-10-18 to 2017-10-18, Department of Chinese Studies, Taiwan Spotlight Project, etc., (International)

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).


  • DAAD, ProGrant, DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), 2018, 8, (International)
  • Member of Board of Directors, Centre for Malaysian Chinese Studies, 2018, 24, (National)
  • As an invited panelist, Inter-Asia School, 2016, (International)
  • Research collaboration, Dr Benny Teh, Japan International Cooperation Agency and Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2015, 6, (International)
  • Research collaboration, Professor Motoko Shuto, University of Tsukuba, 2015, 36, (International)
  • Research collaboration, Dr Kang Min, Beijing Foreign Language University, 2015, 24, (International)
  • Invitation from Dr Lee Hock Guan of ISEAS to give a talk on Sarawak politics, ISEAS, Singapore, 2015, (International)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Young voters' perceptions towards political parties and their involvement in political activities: A study in Batu Pahat Parliamentary constituency, Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Review an article, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Major Islamic organizations in Indonesia: A comparative study between the New Order and post New Order Eras, Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Proposal defense held in conjunction with the Research Method course., Proposal Defense ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2017)
  • Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • An executive member of a human right NGO - ALIRAN, (National), 01/11/2018 until 01/12/2018
  • A member of national integration committee under Dong Zong., (Community), 01/11/2018 until 31/10/2021
  • Executive committee member of Gabungan Bertindak Malaysia, (National), 01/09/2018 until 31/08/2019
  • Member of the board of directors of the Malaysian Centre for Chinese Studies (Huayan) , (National), 01/08/2016 until 31/12/2017

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Tang Zhi Quan, Social capital of Chinese clan associations, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Jong Woan In, Cultural politics of heritage preservation, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Tan Yong Ling, Pembelajaran dan Penguasaan Bahasa Cina bagi Murid Bukan Cina di Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina Daerah Kuala Pilah, Negeri Sembilan., 2014/2015
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Ongoing
  • Projek Ilmiah, 2016/2017, 2

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


FIRST DEGREE
  • CHINESE CULTURE AND SOCIETY IN SOUTHEAST ASIA, 2016/2017(1), 16, 3
  • OUTLINE OF CHINESE CULTURE, 2016/2017(1), 65, 6
  • SOCIAL ENGGAGEMENT, 2014/2015(2), 14, 0
  • CONTEMPORARY CHINESE POLITICS IN MALAYSIA, 2014/2015(2), 7, 0
  • OUTLINE OF CHINESE CULTURE, 2014/2015, 9, 0