Her research interests include family caregiving (with a special focus on spousal caregiving), older persons living alone in the community, and gender issues related to social work practice. She has published in Social Work Research and Research on Social Work Practice. She is also the Managing Editor of Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development (a publication of the National University of Singapore and Asia Pacific Association for Social Work Education) and a member of the editorial board of Asian Women (a publication of the Research Institute of Asian Women, Sookmyung Women’s University, Korea).
Her current research include Family caregiving in Singapore, Study of Older Persons without Family Support, and Evaluation of training for deputy registrars of marriages/licensed solemnisers. At NUS, she has taught modules on programme evaluation, gender issues, community-based family services, personnel practice & management, and training & staff development in human service organisations.
Dr Ng can be contacted in the following ways:
Telephone: (65) 6516 7604
Her personal homepage is located at http://profile.nus.edu.sg/fass/swkngt/