Associate Professor, Curtin University

Kok-Sing Tang is an Associate Professor at the School of Education and the Discipline Lead of the STEM Education Research Group at Curtin University.

He received a BA and MSc in Physics from the University of Cambridge and a MA and PhD in Education from the University of Michigan.

His research examines how language and representations afford, mediate and support science literacy.

He is a co-founder of the SIG Languages & Literacies in Science Education within the European Science Education Research Association (ESERA).

He is also a recipient of a recent ARC Discovery Grant on drawing and scientific creativity.


  • –present
    Associate Professor, Curtin University


  • 2011 
    University of Michigan, PhD / Education