Eugene Tan

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Eugene Tan Kheng Boon
Eugene Tan at the Mochtar Riady Auditorium, Singapore Management University - 20151111-02 (cropped).jpg
Tan at an event organized by the School of Law, Singapore Management University, in November 2015
Nominated Member of Parliament
In office
14 February 2012 – 13 August 2014
Appointed by Tony Tan Keng Yam
Personal details
Born (1970-02-18) 18 February 1970 (age 47)
Nationality Singapore
Occupation Academic
Website Official website

Eugene Tan Kheng Boon (simplified Chinese: 陈庆文; traditional Chinese: 陳慶文; pinyin: Chén Qìng Wén; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tân Khèng-bûn, born 18 February 1970) is an Associate Professor of Law at Singapore Management University. He holds degrees from the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, the London School of Economics, and Stanford University. He previously held positions at the National University of Singapore and in Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He teaches and researches in the area of Constitutional and Administrative Law as well as the Law and Policy of Ethnic Relations in Singapore.[1]

Tan regularly writes for and is quoted in the Singapore press, particularly on matters related to domestic politics.

Tan served as a Nominated Member of Parliament between 14 February 2012[2] and 13 August 2014.


  1. ^ "Eugene Tan CV". Singapore Management University. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "Nominated MPs receive instruments of appointment". Today. 10 February 2012. Retrieved 12 February 2012. [permanent dead link]