Yale-NUS College Advisory Committee (2020-21)

The Yale-NUS College Advisory Committee advises the president on the progress of Yale-NUS College from the perspective of the Yale faculty.  This group of Yale faculty will become well informed about the activities of Yale-NUS College and report to the president any concerns that they might encounter, especially with respect to the protection of academic freedom and the practice of non-discrimination in dealing with students and employees.

Committee Members


Shawkat M. Toorawa

Shawkat M. Toorawa (Chair)

Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations; Department Chair


Daniel Botsman

Daniel Botsman

Professor of History


Shiri Goren

Shiri Goren

Senior Lector II of Modern Hebrew, and Hebrew Program Director


Philip Gorski

Philip Gorski

Professor of Sociology


Erik Harms

Erik Harms

Associate Professor on Term of Anthropology & Southeast Asia Studies


Tina Lu

Tina Lu

Colonel John Trumbull Professor of East Asian Languages and Literatures; Head of Pauli Murray College


Daniel Markovits

Daniel Markovits

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law


Robert Post

Robert Post

Sterling Professor of Law


Holly Rushmeier

Holly Rushmeier

John C. Malone Professor of Computer Science


Charles Schmuttenmaer

Charles Schmuttenmaer

Professor of Chemistry