Quantico Centre for Communication and Information Literacy

Training team

Who we are

We are a team of communication specialists helping solve the myriad communication challenges affecting information communities. Since our founding in 2005, we have been a learning resource for governments, charities, businesses, academia, NGOs, and startups. We take a unified approach to communication design and information literacy, delivering sound principles and scalable practices to organisations.

Our training team

Deepa Vijayan →

Instructor (in-house)

Deepa is the founder and an instructor at Quantico CCIL. Deepa has expertise in content marketing, digital strategy, and arts communication.

She is a consultant for government, arts, and healthcare industries, and was also a moderator for the Singapore Writers Festival. Her work has been featured on major media channels.

Dr Arjun Khara →

Instructor (in-house)

Arjun is a co-founder and instructor at Quantico CCIL. Arjun has a PhD in Information Design from the University of Reading (UK). His expertise is in copywriting, information design, and web development.

He is a lecturer at the University of Leeds (UK) and a co-founder of the Singapore Silent Heroes Awards.

Jens Uwe Parkitny →

Instructor (in-house)

Jens is an instructor at Quantico CCIL. Prior to joining us, he was a founding member of Expedia, and later CEO of Gourmet Plus at Accor Asia-Pacific.

He is currently a director, focusing his expertise on digital marketing courses, hospitality consulting, and audience engagement. Jens is also an award-winning author on Myanmar’s tribes.

Dr James Félix →

Instructor (in-house)

James has a PhD in Ethnomusicology from the University of Leeds (UK). His works on how to teach the humanities has appeared in textbooks as chapters and reference papers.

He is currently a curriculum developer at Quantico CCIL, with expertise in copywriting, arts communication and instructional design.

Joshua Kalinan →

Instructor (visiting)

Joshua is a Master Sake Sommelier and set a world record as first Singaporean to become Sake Sommelier of the Year, in 2018. Joshua is also an ACTA trainer and certified instructor.

He is currently a visiting instructor at Quantico CCIL, and teaches cross-cultural communication strategies for networked societies.

Join our mission

Consider a career with us. We are helping solve myriad communication and information challenges for the best and brightest minds across the world. And we need the best and brightest people to achieve our mission. Please visit our careers page → to find out more about the impact we are making and how you can help us be better.