Promotions for 13 UCSI University Staff

Congratulations are in order for Dr P’ng Tean Hwa, Dr Garry Tan Wei Han and Dr Ong Soon Huat on their recent promotions to senior professor.

Dr P’ng is the dean of UCSI University’s Institute of Music, Dr Tan lectures at UCSI’s Graduate Business School while Dr Ong serves as the head of research and postgraduate studies at the Institute of Actuarial Science and Data Analytics.


Five more academics are promoted to full professor. They are:


Prof Dr Mogana Sundari A/P Rajagopal

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences [FPS]


Prof Ts Dr Lionel In Lian Aun

Faculty of Applied Sciences [FAS]


Prof Dr Cham Tat Huei

UCSI Graduate Business School [GBS]


Prof Dr Palanirajan Vijayaraj Kumar

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences [FPS]


Prof Ts Dr Tan Wee Hoe

Faculty of Social Sciences and Liberal Arts [FOSSLA]


The following academics are also promoted to associate professor:


Assoc Prof Ts Dr Eugenie Tan Sin Sing

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences [FOMHS]


Assoc Prof Dr Mehrbakhsh Nilashi

UCSI Graduate Business School [GBS]


Assoc Prof Dr Cheong Ku Wing

Institute of Music [IMUS]


Assoc Prof Dr Eugene Aw Cheng Xi

UCSI Graduate Business School [GBS]


Assoc Prof Dr Liew Chee Yoong

Faculty of Business and Management [FBM]


UCSI congratulates all 13 academics on their well-deserved promotions that reflect that contributions to research, thought leadership and the pursuit of excellence.

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