Prof Anne Pakir

Prof Anne Pakir

Prof Anne Pakir

Associate Vice President (University and Global Relations), National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore

Biography:

Anne Pakir received her Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degrees respectively from NUS, UC Berkeley and University of Hawaii, Manoa.  She was Director of International Relations at NUS from 2008-2017.  She works in the area of Applied Linguistics and World Englishes and is currently working on a Routledge book project, English in Singapore: Global Competencies and Local Realities. (Professor Pakir will stand down as Director of APAIE in March 2019, having joined the APAIE Board at its inception in 2004.