Roksana Bibi Bte ABDULLAH

Associate Professor

Asian Languages & Cultures (ALC)

Office Location


PhD ( University of Malaya)
MA ( National University of Malaysia)


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Research Interests
Contrastive and Error Analysis, Language and Gender Issues, Language Maintenance and Language Shift and Curriculum Implementation in early primary schooling in Singapore.

  • Dr Roksana Bibi bte Abdullah, an Associate Professor, joined the Asian Languages and Cultures Academic Group since 1994. Trained as a Sociolinguist, Dr Roksana teaches in the area of linguistics, grammar, sociolinguistics, communication skills and approaches in language studies. She is currently the Higher Degree Programme Leader at AG level and she has served as Higher Degree Internal and External Examiner for a number of universities. She has also served as Reviewer for internationally refereed journals.

    Dr Roksana has contributed extensively at AG and NIE/NTU level, as well as to other external agencies. She has been invited to sit on a range of working groups and committees by National Translation Committee and Ministry of Education. Besides that, she is also a member of the board of director of the Singapore Malay Teachers’ Cooperative and currently holding the office of the Vice Chairperson. 

  • 2015

    Received Long Service Award (NIE)


    Received Long Service Award for Volunteering as a Probation Officer by MCCY


    Received Certificate of Honour Award by Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF)


    Received SGM Exemplary Award by Singapore Malay Teachers’ Cooperative


    Received Excellence in Teaching Award (NTU)


    Received Excellence in Teaching Commendation Award (NIE)


    Received Long Service Award ( NIE)


    Received Excellence in Teaching Commendation Award (NIE)