WEEK # 47, November 17 - 23, 2014

Campus Notes

SERD Academic Administrative Appointment

Following the completion of their academic administrative appointment as field of study/cluster coordinators at SERD on 31 December 2014, and in response to the recommendation from the concerned fields of study/cluster, Prof. C. Visvanathan, Dean SERD, re-appointed the following faculty as the coordinators for the respective fields of study/cluster.

Cluster/Field of Study              Coordinator

1)      FABS Cluster:                Dr. Anil Kumar Anal


2)      Energy                         Dr. Jai G. Singh

3)      EEM                             Prof. Ajit P. Annachhatre

4)      GDS/UEM                    Dr. Philippe Doneys

5)      NRM                            Dr. Rajendra P. Shrestha

6)      RRDP                           Dr. Mokbul M. Ahmad            

The appointment will be for another one year from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015.


AIT-NSTDA-TU Joint Mini-Marathon Result

Congratulations to the following AITians who managed to bag prizes from running in the joint AIT-NSTDA-TU Mini-Marathon on Friday, 14 Nov. 2014:

Male under 30 years old category:

3rd Mr. Kanit Jungsakulbujirek (Civil Engineering/SET, UG student)

Male 30 – 50 years old category:

3rd Mr. Mohammad Alim-Al-Razi (PMBF Program student)

Female under 30 years old category:

2nd Ms. Piyanan Ruangurai (ISE, Microelectronics and Embedded Systems/SET doctoral student)

3rd Ms. Marilyn Alcantara (AIT Extension staff)

Female 30 – 50 years old category:

1st Ms. Carol Guzman (ERCO staff)

2nd Ms. Nattiya Khaitiyakhun

Over 50 years old category:

2nd Ms. Niramol Ponvilai (AIT Extension staff)


Issuance of the New Employee ID-Card

With the introduction of cash-card system in the cafeteria and the use of one-card for all (one card can be used in the Library and  Cafeteria), the Human Resources Office will now issue a new plastic card to faculty, permanent employees and staff  members with one or more year contract duration.

Please come to the Human Resources Office to have your photo taken.


Next Blood Donation is on 12 December

The Thai Red Cross Society has been working with volunteer students and AIT staff to collect units of blood from the AIT community. The blood mobile visits AIT every three months, four times a year, hoping to collect enough units to supply the constant demand for blood.

The AIT Medical Clinic invites the AIT Community to donate blood for the next visit of the blood donation which is scheduled on Friday 12 December 2014, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. at the parking lot in front of the AIT Conference Center.

Give blood! You'll experience a fulfilling sense of contribution. And the donation process isn't time-consuming. It only takes about half an hour.


FABS/SERD Students to visit Food Star Company

FABS Cluster (FEBT and ASE FoS) arranged a 1-day field trip for students on Wednesday, 19 November, 2014 to visit Food Star Company and WGC Company in Nakhon Pathom Province.


AIT International School updates

•        Visitors to AITIS need to get permission from the school office before entering the school premises for safety reasons.

•        AITIS presents “Drama and Musical Performance” by Kindergarten to Grade 6 on Wednesday, November 19 at 10:00 a.m. at AIT Conference Centre.

•        AITIS students will visit the Thailand Science Park for the "Science Film Festival" on November 21 and November 24.



Administrators from Thailand National Defence College (NDC) led by Lt. Gen. Surasith Thanadthang, NDC Director / Monday, 17 November 2014 / to explore possibility for cooperation with AIT, to discuss on scholarships/fellowships, and to draft a Memorandum of Understanding between the two institutions.


Faculty and Staff Travel

Prof. Ajit P. Annachhatre / Hanoi, Vietnam / 14 – 17 Nov. 2014

Dr. Md. Zakir Hossain / Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam / 16 – 20 Nov. 2014

Dr. Supat Wangwongwatana / Colombo, Sri Lanka / 16 – 21 Nov. 2014

Ms. Adeliada B. Roman / Colombo, Sri Lanka / 16 – 22 Nov. 2014

Prof. Pennung Warnitchai / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / 17 – 19 Nov. 2014

Dr. Peeyush Soni / Siem Reap, Cambodia / 17 – 19 Nov. 2014

Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai / Manila, Philippines / 21 – 23 Nov. 2014

Mr. Sanjeev Jayasinghe / Manila, Philippines / 21 – 23 Nov. 2014

Dr. Surachet Pravinvongvuth / Manila, Philippines / 21 – 24 Nov. 2014

Dr. Jonathan Shaw / Manila, Philippines and Jakarta, Indonesia / 21 – 27 Nov. 2014

Dr. Manukid Parnichkun / Warsaw, Poland / 22 Nov. – 22 Dec. 2014

Ms. Sumana Ratanasawetwad / Jakarta, Indonesia / 23 – 27 Nov. 2014

Ms. Suwimol Wattanawiroon / Jakarta, Indonesia / 23 – 27 Nov. 2014

Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai / Manila, Philippines / 21 – 23 Nov. 2014

Mr Sanjeev Jayasinghe / Manila, Philippines / 21 – 23 Nov. 2014

Mr. Shawn Kelly / Manila, Philippines / 21 – 23 Nov. 2014



Position: Part-time Consultant for Survey Design and Analysis (GDS), SERD

Ref no: 67/14

Deadline: 1 December 2014


Position: Program Officer (Planning and Outreach), SERD

Ref no: 72/14

Deadline: 12 December 2014


Position:  Lab Supervisor (ISE) FoS, SET

Ref no:  04/14

Deadline: 31 December 2014


Position: Assistant or Associate Professors, School of Management

Ref no: Fac 08/14

Deadline: 31 December 2014


Position: Technician  (FEBT,/FABS Cluster), SERD

Ref no: 70/14

Deadline: 20 December 2014


Position: Career Counselor /IS Analyst (Career Center)

Ref no: 71/14

Deadline: 21 December 2014