My CV

Dr Scott Valentine is currently an Associate Professor of Environmental and Energy Policy at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. As an academic he is author of Wind Power Politics and Policies (Oxford University Press), Life in the Balance (Infinity) and co-author of the National Politics of Nuclear Power (Routledge) and Fact and Fiction in Global Energy Policy (Johns Hopkins University Press). He has also published more than 30 book chapters and journal articles and is on the editorial boards of the journals, Energy Research and Social Science, AIMS Energy, Sustainability Science and CSR and Environmental Management.

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Scott has over 20 years of diverse international business experience specializing in business development and organizational development. Past positions include Executive Vice-President of Vektor Multimedia in charge of Japanese operations (subsequently Sony-Vektor), Managing Director of Asia Pacific Development International, Dean of the British Education College in Tokyo (affiliated with the UK Northern Consortium), and Director of the British Council Training Centre in Taiwan. As a trainer he works with the Japan International Cooperation Centre and the LKY School Executive Education program to provide leadership training to civil service officers around the world

In academia, he was formerly Associate Professor and founding Associate Director of the International Master of Public Policy program at the Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo. He has also served in a research or teaching capacity at the City University of Hong Kong,  National Sun Yat Sen University (Taiwan), National Chengchi University (Taiwan) and Shinawatra University (Thailand).

 EDUCATION:  

PhD LEE KUAN YEW SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY

National University of Singapore


DOCTORATE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

California Southern University


MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

University of Adelaide, Singapore Campus


MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

National University of Singapore


MASTER OF ARTS IN ADVANCED JAPANESE STUDIES

Sheffield University- United Kingdom


MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Asia Pacific International Graduate School of Management / City University


GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN TECHNOLOGY-BASED DISTRIBUTED LEARNING

University of British Columbia, Distance Learning


BACHELOR’S DEGREE BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Lakehead University- Major in Marketing- Ontario, Canada


NATIONAL DIPLOMA OF MARKETING MANAGEMENT

British Columbia Institute of Technology- Major in Small Business Development – Vancouver, B.C., Canada


 ACADEMIC AWARDS:

  • 2015-16 Department nominee for University Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2012 MPPIP Outstanding Professor Award, University of Tokyo
  • PhD Thesis nominated by the LKY school for the Wang Gung Wu Medal (for best PhD thesis in the Social Sciences / Humanities at NUS)
  • NUS Graduate Student Scholarship Recipient, 2006-2010
  • Ngee An Scholarship Award Winner, 2006
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laud in DBA program, 2002

 ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:

(Current) Associate Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore


Associate Professor, Department of Public Policy & the School of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong (Environmental Policy Programme Director 2013-15)

Associate Professor and Associate Director of MPP/IP Program, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo, Japan

Assistant Professor and Assistant Director of MPP/IP Program, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo, Japan

Energy Policy Research Fellow, Centre on Asia and Globalisation, LKY School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Assistant Professor, MBA Program, National Sun Yat-Sen University (Kaohsiung, Taiwan)

Assistant Professor, MBA Program, Shinawatra University, Bangkok, Thailand


VOCATIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Director, Business Development & Founding Partner of Advanced Clean Energy Solutions LLP

Managing Director, TQM Quest / Asia Pacific Development International

Deputy Country Director, British Council, Tunisia

Executive Vice President, Vektor Multimedia, Japan

Director, British Council Training Centre, Taipei, Taiwan

Country Examination Services Manager, The British Council, Japan