Dr. Quek Jin Jong

Dr. Quek started his career as a school teacher and taught at the primary, secondary and junior college levels for 18 years before he assumed the position of the Dean of the School of Physical Education in 1991. Dr Quek served on numerous committees that have made significant impact on the development of NIE's strategic directions and in 2006 he was appointed Dean Academic. In 2007, Dr Quek was seconded to Emirates College for Advanced Education (ECAE), Abu Dhabi, as its first Vice-Chancellor.

Besides the numerous awards he received for his contribution to education. Dr Quek was awarded the "Friends of the Schools' Council" Award for his involvement in the Ministry of Education's Curricula review and promotion of sports in the school over the decades.