Dr. HO Ying Chan

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Creative Industries
Chairperson, Centre for International Studies
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

Ho Ying Chan is an Assistant Professor and the Chairperson of the Centre for International Studies at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia. He holds a PhD in International and Political Studies from the University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, Canberra, and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. His research focuses on the politics of identity and Malaysia’s external relations. Ying Chan is currently working on a book project based on his PhD dissertation, and two research projects on: 1) Malaysia-Singapore relations; 2) Malaysia’s national identity.


Academic Qualification
Ph.D. University of New South Wales
M.P.P. National University of Singapore
B.Eng. Multimedia University (Honours)