Ms Sharon Seah
Ms Sharon Seah Li-Lian is Associate Director at the National University of Singapore’s Centre for International Law. She oversees the Centre’s strategic planning and external engagements. Prior to joining the Centre for International Law, she was with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore from 2001 to 2012. She served a posting as First Secretary at the Singapore Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand from 2003 to 2007 and in the International Organisations Directorate of the Ministry from 2008 to 2012. She later joined Singapore’s National Environment Agency as Deputy Director of the International Relations Department from 2013 to 2015 handling transboundary environmental issues. A student of sociology, Sharon maintains a keen interest in anthropology, foreign policy, ASEAN and environmental issues. She is currently pursuing an LLM in Public and International Law at the University of Melbourne, Australia.
- ASEAN law and policy; rule of law and governance
- International Environmental Law
- Public international law
- 50 Years of ASEAN and Singapore, eds Tommy Koh, Sharon Seah Li-Lian and Chang Li Lin, World Scientific Publishing, 2017
- “Truth and Memory: Narrating Viet Nam” in Contestations of Memory in Southeast Asia, eds Roxana Waterson and Kwok Kian Woon, NUS Press, 2012
- “Truth and Memory: Narrating Viet Nam”, vol 29, issue 3, Asian Journal of Social Science, 2010