Executive Committee 2017

  MUPA President

Lee Neam Heng
PhD, School of Engineering

Contact: mupa.president@monash.edu

  • Official spokesperson of MUPA

  • Responsible for the day to day management of the MUPA Executive Committee (EC)

  • Raise/follow up issues pertaining to Postgraduate Students welfare to the right authorities 

   MUPA Vice President


       Tan Jey Sern       
PhD, School of Pharmacy

 Chong Tune Hau

PhD, School of Engineering

Contact: mupa.vicepres@monash.edu 

  • Organize seminars for education, research and career development of the Postgraduate Student community
  • Organize forums for discussion of issues related to Postgraduate Student welfare
  • Works closely with the MUPA President and assist the him/her where required and necessary 

MUPA Secretary


Sanush Khyle Abeysekera
PhD, School of Engineering

Contact: mupa.secretary@monash.edu 

  • Preparation of agenda for all MUPA EC meetings
  • Record and maintain minutes of every MUPA EC meetings
  • Preparation of letters and documents for MUPA EC members in general for the purpose of MUPA where required and necessary

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 MUPA Treasurers


Chang Tak Kwin
PhD, School of Engineering


 Chot Chun Yuan
PhD, School of Engineering

Contact: mupa.treasurer@monash.edu 

  • Preparation of the annual budget for MUPA
  • Responsible for keeping a detailed record of the day to day financial transactions of MUPA
  • Responsible for keeping a detailed financial record of all MUPA projects
  • Preparation of financial documents for review and approval

MUPA Activities Manager

Lutfi Kurnianditia Putri
PhD, School of Engineering                 

Eddy Chow Mun Tik
PhD, School of Engineering

Contact: mupa.activities@monash.edu

  • Organize major social events for the Postgraduate Students
  • Liaising with the relevant members of the MUPA EC in order to expand, develop and co-ordinate the range of social activities for the Postgraduate Students
  • Provide recommendations to the MUPA EC on ways in which MUPA could better co-ordinate its activities for Postgraduate Students.   

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 MUPA Publicity Executives



   Khoo Xin Hui
    PhD, School of Science

  Krystle Angelique Santiago
     PhD, School of Science

Contact: mupa.publicity@monash.edu 

  • Responsible to promote events and activities sponsored, provided, or endorsed by or through the MUPA EC
  • Management of marketing and publicity announcement
  • Associating with external parties whose relationships will be beneficial to MUPA
  • Responsible for editing, supervising, monitoring and managing the official MUPA website regularly throughout the academic year
  • Officially promoting the MUPA Elections, Extraordinary General Meetings and referenda in accordance with the regulations

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MUPA Welfare Officers 


Felix Thomas
PhD, School of Medicine       

Tham Yee Quan
PhD, School of Business

Tey Wei Keat
PhD, School of Engineering

Contact: mupa.welfare@monash.edu 

  • Engaging in policy formulation, liaison, initiatives and action on any matter concerning the social and economic welfare of Postgraduate Students
  • Promoting the spread of knowledge of welfare issues among Postgraduate Students
  • Responsible for the upkeep of the Postgraduate Lounge

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MUPA Coordinator

Andrew Osahor
PhD, School of Science

Contact: mupa.coordinator@monash.edu

  • Act as an advisory role and support to the MUPA EC

  • Provide strategic advice, information and administrative support to the MUPA EC

  • Works closely with the MUPA President and reports directly to the MUPA EC

  • Reviews the MUPA Constitution and suggests necessary amendment(s) where required and necessary 



MUPA School Representatives


School of Pharmacy Representative


           Allah Bukhsh
           PhD, School of Pharmacy



             School of Business Representative

           Chan Lay Tyng
           PhD, School of Business



            School of Engineering Representative                  School of IT Representative

                     Chang Jang Sen                                               Tesfahun Melese
                             PhD, School of Engineering                     PhD, School of Information Technology
                  mupa.eng-rep@monash.edu                    mupa.it-rep@monash.edu    



                Medicine and Health Science Representative          School of Science Representative                                                

                                Fahad Riaz                                                     Janet Tan Jia Yin

                       PhD, School of Medicine                                       PhD, School of Science
                       mupa.med-rep@monash.edu                         mupa.sci-rep@monash.edu



                               Medicine and Health Science Subcommittee


                                 Sultana Mehbuba Hossain

                                Masters, School of Medicine



  • Responsible in acquiring feedback on the current issues and concerns from the Postgraduate Students within the School and to report them in the MUPA EC meeting
  • Responsible in liaising with the School Course Coordinator and/or Research Coordinator on Postgraduate Student matters/issues where the nature requires it to be resolved within school level first.
  • To represent MUPA in any school based committees to discuss and highlight any relevant and key issues which concern the welfare and experience of Postgraduate Students 

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