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Dr. Thammarat Koottatep promoted to the rank of Professor

Dr. Thammarat Koottatep promoted to the rank of Professor

Dr. Thammarat Koottatep of AIT’s School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) has been promoted to the rank of Professor.

His elevation was confirmed at the meeting of the AIT Board of Trustees held on 30 August 2018. Prior to his elevation, Dr. Thammarat was serving as Associate Professor in the Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Change in SERD.

Dr. Thammarat completed his Bachelor’s in Engineering in Environmental Engineering from Chiang Mai University, Thailand, in 1991, and his Master’s and Doctorate from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in 1993 and 1999 respectively.

Dr. Matthew N. Dailey promoted to the rank of Professor

Dr. Matthew N. Dailey promoted to the rank of Professor

Dr. Matthew N. Dailey has been promoted to the rank of Professor. Prior to his elevation, Dr. Dailey, who is also Head, Department of Information and Communication Technologies at AIT’s School of Engineering and Technology (SET) was serving as Associate Professor in AIT.

His promotion was approved at the meeting of the AIT Board of Trustees held on 30 August 2018.

Dr. Dailey joined AITas an Assistant Professor in April 2006, and he was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in March 2012.

He obtained his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) (Magna cum Laude) and Master of Science (M.S.) , in Computer Science from North Carolina State University, U.S.A. in 1992 and 1995 respectively.

Dr Eden Y Woon is the new President of AIT

Dr Eden Y Woon is the new President of AIT

Handing Over the Baton — from Prof Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai to Dr Eden Y Woon

Dr. Eden Y Woon is the new president of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). He assumed office on 1 September 2018.

A formal handing over of the baton of presidency was organized on 30 August 2018 at the Robert B Banks Auditorium in the presence of the members of the AIT Board of Trustees.

CSI Chair Professorship for Prof Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai

CSI Chair Professorship for Prof Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai

Computers and Structures Inc (CSI), world’s leading structural and earthquake engineering software developer, has proposed the establishment of a CSI Chair at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) for Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai. Mr. Ashraf Habibullah, CSI President and CEO, committed an annual fund of $30,000 for an initial period of two years, but perpetually renewable to support his future professional activities and research.