Academic Profile : Faculty

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Asst Prof Kim Hie Lim
Assistant Professor, Asian School of the Environment
Assistant Professor, Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering
Hie Lim Kim’s professionals are population genomic analyses applied to genetic variations found within or between populations in order to infer the demographic history of the populations. During her Ph.D. training in Japan, she intensively studied population genetics. After her graduation, she made her careers as a postdoctoral researcher at Pennsylvania State University in the U.S. (2009-2014) and as a Senior Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University (2014-2016). In 2016 Hie Lim Kim was appointed Associate Professor for Asian School of the Environment at Nanyang Technological University.
Population genetics mainly in the human history
Molecular evolution of genes related to human phenotypes
Genome structure and evolution
  • Impact of environmental changes since the last glaciation on Southeast Asian populations