Carolyn Lim

About Vitae Projects Videos Interests



  • Master of Education. Educational Technology, Arizona State University, 2006 (GPA 4.0)

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours). National University of Singapore, 1987

  • Bachelor of Arts. National University of Singapore, 1986


Research Assistant, National Institute of Education (2009-Present)

  • Conducted research on the impact of ubiquitous computing on pre-service teacher education.

  • Conducted literature reviews, managed and analysed research data.

  • Designed a variety of survey instruments to collect data on the student population’s use of and attitudes toward technology.

  • Conducted focus groups for the research study.

  Independent Writer & Multimedia Designer (2008-2009)

  • Research, write and design articles for publication and exhibition.

  • Create and maintain a blog for a local pottery group.

  Instructor (2008-2009)

  • Teach primary school children ceramics on basic hand-building and glazing. The pottery lessons are integrated as part of their school curriculum.

  • Conduct classes for junior college students on basic digital photography techniques using Photoshop.

  Instructional Designer (2007)

  • Supported the design team of an online university to develop several distance learning courses.

  • Designed quizzes and exercises for several online courses.

  • Edited and updated online lesson modules for Spanish courses.

    Teaching and Distance Learning, ASU (2005 2006)

  • Research Associate in the Education Technology department, involved in pilot program to develop online delivery of several instructor-led courses.

  • Developed and implemented an online undergraduate course on Computer Literacy.

  • Teaching Assistant for an undergraduate online course on Computer Literacy in the College of Education.

  • Teaching Assistant for 3 semesters in the College of Education. Tutored undergraduates on the basics of MS Office and FrontPage.

     Independent Producer-Writer / Trainer (1991 2004)

  • Produced and serviced the multimedia needs of local as well as multi-national corporations such as Otis Elevator Company and United Parcel Service.

  • Conceptualised, produced and scripted a wide array of multimedia productions covering various industries such as architecture, education, manufacturing, medical and service.

  • Produced training and marketing videos for corporate clients.

  • Directed and supervised narrators/talents for video dubbing in various languages such as Thai, Malay, Korean, Vietnamese and Mandarin.

  • Directed and supervised crew, editors, designers and artistes for docudrama productions.

  • Organised and directed filming, both locally and in the region (e.g. China, Japan and Malaysia).

  • Produced and wrote documentaries for the national broadcasting station in Singapore.

  • Trained the staff of local companies in video production techniques.

     Senior Producer / Media Specialist (1990 1991), Ministry of Education, Singapore

  • Produced and wrote video programs for students in Singapore schools.

  • Directed dramas and produced documentaries for students in Secondary Schools (Grades 7-8) for use in their curriculum.

     Producer (1987 1989), Singapore Broadcasting Corporation

  • Produced current affairs programs for local telecast.

  • Produced and wrote documentaries for local television broadcast.

  • Directed live studio programs.

special skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • FrontPage
  • Photoshop
  • Authorware
  • Dreamweaver
  • Video Filming
  • Digital Video Editing

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