GOH Jonathan

Associate Professor

Policy & Leadership Studies (PLS)

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  • Dr Jonathan GOH W.P. is an Associate Dean (Research Support) at the Office of Education Research (OER) and Associate Professor at the Policy and Leadership Studies (PLS) Academic Group, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University (NIE-NTU). He obtained a first class honors degree in Commerce from Murdoch University in 1994, and a PhD (with Distinction) in Marketing from the University of Western Australia in 2001. Dr. Goh teaches educational marketing and management-related courses to various In-service and High degree programs. He has actively engaged in consultancy with various industries including financial (Citibank, Australia), consumer products (Smiths' Crisps Company & Leeuwin Winery), hospitality (Sheraton Perth Hotel, Duxton Hotel & Thomas Cook Travel), and education (schools in Singapore, the Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore & the Ministry of Education, Kingdom of Bahrain). His teaching and research interests include educational marketing, school leadership, student learning approaches, intercultural communication competence, and cross-cultural aspects of service quality perceptions, as well as customer satisfaction and motivation. In recent years, his interest has been in the area of measurement, evaluation and psychometrics including data analysis techniques such as RASCH Analysis and structural equation modeling.

    Funded Projects  
    • Baseline Study of Leadership in Singapore Schools (NIE – OER Grant) SGD$990,000 – with Clive Dimmock sand PLS team (2010 - current)
    • A Study of Students’ Values in National Education Initiatives in Schools through Photography SGD$6,000 - with Jude Chua and Hairon Salleh (2011-current)
    • Financial Literacy Project (Citibank Singapore) SGD$60,000 – with Koh Noi Keng, Lee Ong Kim & Hairon Salleh (2008-2009)
    • National Education Evaluation Study (MOE Grant – National Education Branch) SGD$70,000 – with Goh Chor Boon & Lee Ong Kim (2006-2007)

    • Member of Board of reviewers for Journal of Management & Organization (Australia & New Zealand) 2009 -
    • Executive reviewer for Educational Technology and Society (Canada) 2009 -
    • Ad hoc reviewer for International Journal of Educational Management (UK), Communication Theory (US), Journal of Psychoeducational
    • Assessment (US), International Journal for Leaders in Education (US), & Educational Research for Policy and Practice (Asia Pacific).
    • Appointed as Brand Consultant for the National Day Parade 2008 Organizing Committee
    • Member of the School Advisory Committee, Zhenghua Primary School and School Council member at St Stephen's School
    • Conducted several workshops on Research, Educational Marketing, and Managing Relationships at Work to schools in Singapore, NTU and NIE.

    • Award of Distinction for PhD Studies at the University of Western Australia 2001
    • Excellence in Teaching Commendation Award 2007, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University.