Trust and Environmental Valuation: The Impact of Culture as System Thesis Supervisory Panel: Panel Chair: Professor Keith Dowding Supervisor: Associate Professor Juliet Pietsch Associate Supervisor: Dr Shawn Treier
Kelvin Lee is a PhD candidate in the School of Politics and International Relations. His dissertation examines the effects of culture and institutions on individuals’ valuation of the environment. Kelvin graduated with a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree with First Class Honours in Political Science in 2008 from the National University of Singapore (NUS). Kelvin began his career as a Teaching Assistant and Research Assistant at the Department of Political Science at the National University of Singapore. He subsequently had a brief stint at the Energy Market Authority with the Government of Singapore. Kelvin went on to graduate with a Master in Public Policy degree in 2012 at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP), NUS. After that, he became a Research Assistant at LKYSPP and a Researcher at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) before commencing his PhD in 2015.
International relations comparative politics political economy environmental politics
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship, ANU (2015 – 2018) International Australian Postgraduate Award, ANU (2015 – 2018) Dean’s List, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS (2011 – 2012) Harwin Award (Gold), Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS (2011 – 2012) Dean’s List, NUS (2004 – 2006, 2008) Special Book Prize, Best Student in Political Science, NUS (2005-2007) Max Lewis scholarship, NUS (2006-2007) Shaw Foundation scholarship, NUS (2005)