CHIAN Lit Khoon

Designation
Lecturer

Department
Physical Education & Sports Science (PESS)

Office Location
NIE5-03-03F

Education
Ph.D.

Email
litkhoon.chian@nie.edu.sg

Office Telephone Number
67903769

Research Interests
Exercise & sport psychology; self-determination theory; achievement goal theory; psychological skills interventions

  • Designation
    • Lecturer
    • Programme Leader, Teacher Training (In-service)
    Short Bio

    Zason Chian is currently a lecturer with the Physical Education and Sports Science (PESS) Academic Group at National Institute of Education (NIE). He obtained his Doctorate of Philosophy in Physical Education from Nanyang Technological University. Prior to joining NIE, Zason has had 15 years of working experience at the Ministry of Education, firstly in schools as a Physical Education (PE) teacher and Sports Secretary, and subsequently in the headquarters as a Senior Specialist for PE & Sports curriculum planning. Zason's main research & specialised areas  include motivation in youth sport, character development in PE and sport, as well as psychological skills training for athletes

  • PhD (PE, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2013)

    MSc (Exercise & Sports Studies, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2004)

    BSc with Diploma in Education (PE, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 1998)