Congratulations: NIE Principal Officer Conferred Honorary Doctor of Science Degree
Thursday, 14 April 2016
NIE wishes to congratulate Principal Officer, Professor Paul Teng who was conferred a honorary Doctor of Science degree (HonDSc) by Australia’s Murdoch University on 13 March 2016. Prof Teng is also Adjunct Senior Fellow at RSIS’ Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies (NTS Centre) and Advisor to its Food Security Programme, NTU.
This honorary doctorate was conferred in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions in the area of food security, and having served as a Commissioner on the Second Murdoch Commission, Australia. His innovative efforts in research and teaching have made him a thought leader in the complex field of food security. His recent endeavours have focused on regional food security initiatives, such as inclusive agri-business and sustainable agricultural production in ASEAN and Asia.