Dr Foo Swee Cheng

Associate Director

Dr Foo has 40 years of research and consultancy experience in occupational health & process safety. He is a lead auditor of Chemical safety & management in compliance with NEA’s Safety audit scheme. His area of specialization includes industrial hygiene assessment in ergonomic factors, chemical & physical hazards; hazard & operational study; oil & chemical hazard identification; hazard identification & quantitative risk assessment; environmental pollution assessment and indoor air quality & noise study. He has published more than 100 scientific papers on safety & health till date.

He is a former Chairman & advisor of Health & Safety Engineering/Chemical Engineering Technical Committee, Institution of Engineers, Singapore. He served as a former Chair of Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering & its Congress, Singapore.

Currently, he is a lecturer and a former Program Manager of MSc Safety, Health & Environmental Technology program, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore.

He has a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, M.Sc. in Industrial Hygiene and M.E in Industrial & System Engineering.