Pang Wei Koh is Director of Course Operations at Coursera, a social entrepreneurship company that works with top universities to make the best education accessible to everyone around the world, for free. Pang Wei is employee #5 in the company, and led the formation of the 16-person Course Operations team, a key component of Coursera’s model. He oversees the design, implementation, and support of all online classes on the Coursera platform, and works with faculty and staff from more than 80 partner institutions to push the envelope in digital pedagogy.
Pang Wei won the Computer Science & Information Studies category in 2012 with his essay entitled ‘Identifying Genetic Drivers of Cancer Morphology’.
Undergraduate Award Overall & Programme Winner in 2012
University: Stanford University
Course: Computer Science & Information Studies