Mia Ching Lee

Dr Lee Mia Ching

Senior Lecturer

Core Learning

Tel: +65 6240 8935

Email: bWNsZWVAc3Vzcy5lZHUuc2c=

Educational Qualifications

PhD (History), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

MA (History), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

BA (History), University of California, Irvine

Academic and Professional Experience

2020 - Present
Senior Lecturer, College of Interdisciplinary & Experiential Learning, SUSS

2012 - 2020
Assistant Professor, Department of History, National University of Singapore

2009 - 2012
Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Warwick

2007 - 2009
Visiting Assistant Professor & Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of History & Core Curriculum Program American University of Cairo

Single-Author Research Monograph:

Utopia and Dissent in West Germany: The Resurgence of the Politics of Everyday Life in the Long 1960s, Routledge Studies in Modern European History (London and New York: Routledge, 2019).

International Refereed Journal Papers:

“Student-Led Research and Outreach in the Humanities: A Case of Experiential Learning”, IJSES vol. 3 no. 1 (2022): 75-84.

“History from Below in Singapore’s Secondary Schools”, blog.nus.edu.sg (2021 March 17).

"Nazis in the Middle East: Assessing Links between Nazism and Islam," Contemporary European History 27(February 2018): 125-135.

"Political Pornography in the West German Underground Press," History Workshop Journal 78, no. 1 (2014): 186-203.

"The Return of the Avant-Garde in Post-war West Germany," Australian Journal of Politics and History 60, no. 3 (Faultlines: Cohesion and Division in Modern Europe) (2014): 405-415.

Book Chapters:

"Gruppe Spur: Art as a Revolutionary Medium during the Cold War," in Between the Avant Garde and the Everyday: Subversive Politics in Europe, 1958-2008, edited by Tim S. Brown and Lorena Anton (Berghahn Books: New York/Oxford, 2011): 11-30.

"GDR Monuments in Reunified Germany", in Memorialisation in Germany Since 1945, edited by Bill Niven and Chloe Paver (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010): 308-317.

"Umherschweifen und Spektakel: Die situationistische Tradition," in 1968. Ein Handbuch zur Kultur- und Mediengeschichte der Studentenbewegung, edited by Martin Klimke and Joachim Scharloth (Stuttgart: Metzler-Verlag, 2007): 101-106.

  • American Historical Association
  • Experiential Learning Certificate (Level I and II)
  • German Studies Association
  • Historylabsg.com

2017 - Ongoing
Research Mentorship Programme Coordinator in collaboration with the Singapore Ministry of Education History Curriculum Division

  • Modern European History
  • Modern Art & Architecture
  • History & Memory
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