Room 435， Trent Building
University of Nottingham Ningbo China
199 Taikang East Rd
Ningbo, China 315100
Tel: +86 (0)574 8818 8260
Qualifications and Honor
BA in Literature and Philosophy (National University of Singapore)
BA (Hons) in Literature (National University of Singapore)
MA in Critical Theory (Nottingham)
PhD in Critical Theory (Nottingham)
Chancellor’s Award (2012)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2016)
Lord Dearing Award (2017)
K. Cohen Tan has worked at both the UK and China campuses of Nottingham University, and he joined the School of International Communications at UNNC in 2011.
His research and teaching interests are in critical theory and cultural studies, focusing on interdisciplinary approaches and cross-cultural exchange/flow and their relation to digital media.
In addition to his role as Senior Tutor, Cohen was founding chair of DANN at UNNC, aimed at promoting inclusion and diversity on campus. He has also collaborated with Nottingham Business School (NUBS) since 2015 on their corporate training programme.
François, C. Gilardi, F. Halim, D. Hirzel, T. Tan, K. C. (2016) Engaging and Empowering Student Representatives as Agents of Change at The University of Nottingham Ningbo China. Compass: Journal of Learning and Teaching. 9 (13), 51-63.