Sherraden appointed to named professorship in Singapore

Michael Sherraden, PhD, George Warren Brown Distinguished University Professor and director of the Center for Social Development (CSD) at the Brown School, has been named the inaugural S. R. Nathan Professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS). The Nathan Professorship has been established to honor the recently retired President of Singapore, former NUS Chancellor and alumnus of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

National University of Singapore announced this new appointment at an event on Feb. 17, where Sherraden gave a public lecture entitled “Innovations in Asset Building.” Sherraden will work at NUS through the month of February, then return to his work at the Brown School. He may retain the Nathan Professorship on a part-time basis of one or two months per year over the next several years.

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