Mei Ling Tan



Senior Research Scientist


Center for Leadership & Cultural Intelligence


Nanyang Technological University


Mei Ling TAN (PhD, Nanyang Technological University) is a senior research scientist at The Center for Leadership and Cultural Intelligence at the Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Her current research focuses on cultural intelligence and leadership coaching effectiveness. She has published key reviews and conceptually-innovative papers on cultural intelligence and intercultural competence in the Annual Reviews series and in edited books published by the Cambridge University Press and the Oxford University Press. She has been invited to speak on cultural intelligence for integrating culturally-diverse organizations. She has received prestigious awards, including the highly competitive Nanyang President’s Graduate Scholarship and a top paper award at the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Conference. She has also presented her research at other global conferences, such as the Academy of Management Meetings, the American Psychological Association Convention, and the International Association of Chinese Management Research Conference.