Full-Time Position:

–  Director of Research and Learning Contents, The South East Asian Central Banks (SEACEN) Research and Training Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 2009 – October 2011.

– International Economic Consultant, the International Monetary Fund – Singapore Regional Training Institute, Singapore, August 2006- July 2009.

Senior Lecturer (equivalent to Associate Professor at the North American Universities) at the School of Economics, University of Adelaide, Australia, since January 2005-December 2007.

– – Associate Editor, Singapore Economic Review, 2002 – 2009.

Director of the Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES), School of Economics, the University of Adelaide, October 2004-July 2006. (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/cies/).

Member of Executive Committee (Associate Head) at the School of Economics, University of Adelaide, Australia, January 2005-July 2006.

Member of Post-Graduate Coursework Program Committee at the Faculty of Professions, University of Adelaide, February 2006-July 2006.

Coordinator for Master of Applied Economics (and International) at the School of Economics, University of Adelaide, Australia, October 2002-July 2006.

Member of International Committee at the Faculty of the Professions, University of Adelaide, Australia, March 2004 – July 2005.

Lecturer at School of Economics, University of Adelaide, July 2002 – November 2004.

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, National University of Singapore, May 1999 – May 2002.

Deputy Director of the Econometrics Study Unit, Department of Economics, National University of Singapore, May 2001 – May 2002.

A member of Graduate Programme Committee, Department of Economics, National University of Singapore, May 2001 – May 2002.

Economist, the Economic Development & Resource Centre, the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila, Philippines, June-1997 – February 1999.

Fellow, the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), Singapore,
April 1994 – April 1996.


Visiting Positions and Short-Term Appointments:

Advisor, the Exchange Rate Policy Evaluation Project, the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington, D.C., May 2006 to July 2006.

Visiting Scholar, the Asia Pacific Division of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington, D.C., September 2005 to January 2006.

Visiting Scholar, the Centre for Central Banking Studies at Bank Indonesia, Jakarta, in August 2005.

Visiting Scholar, Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of
Indonesia, Jakarta, February1999 – May 1999.

Visiting Scholar, the Centre for International Economics, Dept of Economics,
University of Maryland at College Park, USA, March 1997 – May 1997.

Visiting Scholar, the Centre for Pacific Basin Monetary and Economic Studies, the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, California, USA, May 1996 – February 1997.