Dr May Lim is an Associate Professor at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). May is the Director of Centre for Learning Environment and Assessment Development (CoLEAD) that looks after the faculty development programmes in learning and teaching at the university level. In total, she has received around S$1.2 million grant in the different research projects that she is engaged in. She won the SIT Teaching Excellence Award in 2016 and 2019. She has received 2 teaching research grants from the Ministry of Education. She has experience in education research projects on experiential learning, learning space, use of gamification in teaching, work-integrated study and cohort study of students’ traits and development of grit, growth mindset, resilience, and learning approaches.
May is also an experienced occupational therapist by profession, she has been working with children with developmental delay and disorders in Singapore and Australia.