Dr. Giap Van Duong is currently an education and coaching expert. He got his Bachelor of Engineering from Hanoi University of Technology in 1999, Master of Engineering from Chonbuk National University (South Korea) in 2002 and PhD from the Vienna University of Technology (Austria) in 2006. He was a postdoctoral researcher at Vienna University of Technology (Austria, 2006-2007) and University of Liverpool (UK, 2007-2010), prior to joining the National University of Singapore (Singapore, 2010-2012) as a research scientist. His areas of expertise consist of magnetic materials, material physics and nanophysics.
In 2013, he returned to Vietnam to start his educational projects, including GiapSchool, Books4Experts and Books4Children and conduct transformative coaching programs for enterprises. He is the founding member of the Vietnam Summer School of Science (VSSS) initiative to inspire young generation to pursue research career.