Lecturer, UBD School of Business and Economics
Dr. Pang is currently a lecturer at UBD School of Business and Economics (UBDSBE). She joined as a lecturer at the Department of Public Policy and Administration (PPA) at the now defunct Faculty of Business, Economics and Policy Studies (FBEPS) in 2005. She completed her PhD in 2012 and teaches Public Sector Management, Public Policy Analysis, Public Sector Human Resource Management and Government, Business and Society modules. In 2013, she joined Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), UBD and in April 2017 she joined UBDSBE.
Dr. Pang was one of the coordinators of the Executive Development Programme (EDP) for Middle Management Officers as well as the coordinator EDP for Senior Government Officials in 2015, and an examiner for the EDP policy papers. She was IPS's Coordinator of Research and Graduate Studies from 2014-2015 and Deputy Director of IPS from 2015-July 2016. She has also been invited to give lectures on 'Government' topics at the Defence Academy as part of the Academy's academic training and promotion for the Ministry's junior officers.
Dr. Pang has a research interest in public sector reforms, specifically in the implementation of government policies and local governance matters.
BA Public Policy and Administration (UBD)
MSc Public Policy (University of Bristol, UK)
PhD Management (Monash University, Australia)
Public Sector Management and Reforms; Public Policy; Local Governance; Minority Studies
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2019 - The Bottled Water Industry in Brunei Darussalam: The Unregulated Sector.
Journal of Business and Economics Analysis, Vol. 2 (2), pp. 36-48 (forthcoming)
2019 - No Longer 'Ali Baba' But 'Ali Chandran' Businesses in Brunei Darussalam: An Exploration.
Policy & Governance Review, Vol. 3 (2), pp. 107-126
*2019/2020 - Urban service delivery and access: the special case of Brunei Darussalam (with Thambipillai, P.)
New Urban Agenda in Asia-Pacific: Governance for Sustainable and Inclusive Cities. Springer, Singapore.
*2018 - A Study on Digital Democracy Practice: Opportunities and Challenges of e-Health Implementation in Indonesia (with B Kusumasari, W.A Setianto)
Jurnal Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Politik, Vol. 16 (1), pp. 1-16
*2018 - The Tuai Rumah in Brunei Darussalam: Continuity and Challenges
Journal of Borneo-Kalimantan, Vol. 4 (2), pp. 1-14.
* 2018 - Penghulus and Ketua Kampongs: Relevancy and Challenges in Brunei Darussalam.
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research (2018), Vol 191, pp 173-187. Atlantis Press.
Based on paper presented at the Asian Association of Public Administration (AAPA)'s Conference in Jogjakarta in March 2018.
* 2017 - The State and Study of Public Administration in Brunei Darussalam
Paper presented at the 2017 Philippines Society for Public Administration International Conference, Mandaluyong City, The Philippines - 16th to 18th November 2017
*2017 - Public Private Partnerships in Brunei Darussalam: A Preliminary Study
International Conference on Business, Economics and Finance (ICBEF), Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam. August 23rd and 24th 2017
*2017 - Public Administration in Brunei Darussalam: Recent Reforms
Academic Symposium on ASEAN Comparative Studies in Public Administration and in Cultures and Societies, NIDA Thailand, 9th and 10th August 2017
*2015 - Minority Participation in an Islamic Negara
Paper Presented at the 1st Islamic Governance Conference, at UBD, November 2015.
Defence Academy Lectures
Executive Development Programmes (EDPs)
Universitas Gadjah Mada