Dr Timothy Tan
Head of VCE at Edcellent Education
Tim is a published author for renowned international journals. He has spent the last 8 years lecturing and teaching at The University of Melbourne, having graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy in 2017. He is widely regarded as an engaging and persuasive communicator and was the recipient of the Dawn Gleeson Award for Teaching Innovation in 2020. Prior to pursuing his Doctoral degree, he was a Marine Ecologist at Australian Marine Ecology. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from The University of Melbourne in 2009, which he completed within two academic years. He also won numerous awards including two Dean’s Honours List Awards, the Baldwin Spencer Prize and the HB Higgins Exhibition Prize.
In addition to teaching at Edcellent, he is also an editor for Cactus Communications, where he edits scientific journal articles for top international journals in Medicine and the Biological Sciences.