Saravana Pillai ARJUNAN

Teaching Fellow

Physical Education & Sports Science (PESS)

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  • Designation
    • Teaching Fellow
    • Coordinator, Physical Proficiency Test (PPT)
    Short Bio

    Dr. Arjunan joined Physical Education and Sports Science at NIE after completing his PhD at Loughborough University in 2012. His area of research investigated the effects of exercise in cardiovascular risk markers in South Asians versus White European men. In addition, he also served as a Physical Education teacher, Sports Secretary and Head of Department during his teaching stint at schools from primary to junior college. He also has a keen interest in sports, particularly athletics in which he represented the nation at regional and international level.

    • PhD (School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK, 2009-2012)
    • BSc [Hons] (Physical Education and Sport Science, Loughborough University, UK, 1998-2000)
    • Diploma in Physical Education (School of Physical Education, National Institute of Education, Singapore, 1994-1996)