Lum Chee-Hoo is an associate professor of music education at the National Institute of Education (NIE) of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Chee-Hoo's research interests include issues related to identity, cultural diversity and multiculturalism, technology and globalization in music education; children's musical cultures; creativity and improvisation; and elementary music methods.
He is the editor of several academic journals on the topic of music education. Chee-Hoo has published books, textbooks, academic book chapters, referred journal articles and made numerous conference presentations at both local and international settings. He is the Head of UNESCO-NIE Centre for Arts Research in Education (CARE), part of a region-wide UNESCO Asia-Pacific Action Plan for cultural diversity and development.