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researcher , Chemistry educator

Chi Wi Ong, Malaysian chemistry educator, researcher. Recipient Research Excellence award National Sun Yat Sen University, 1992; Pfieffer scholar Girton College, Cambridge University, 1981. Member Chinese Chemical Society.

Background

Ong, Chi Wi was born on March 24, 1956 in Labis, Johor, Malaysia. Son of Tong Leong and Lay Geok (Tey) Ong.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours, University Liverpool, England, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1982.

Career

Research scientist anticancer group University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1983-1984. Associate professor chemistry National Sun Yat Sen University, Kaoshiung, Taiwan, 1985-1988, professor Taiwan, since 1989, distinguished lecturer College of Science Taiwan, 1994. Consultant China Chemicals, Kaoshiung, 1986-1987.

Visiting consultant University Sains, Penang, Malaysia, 1995.

Membership

Member Chinese Chemical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Collecting antiques, travel.

Connections

Married Jen Mei Lee, January 8, 1985. Children: Woei Jye, Ren Jye.

father:
Tong Leong Ong

mother:
Lay Geok (Tey) Ong

spouse:
Jen Mei Lee

child:
Woei Jye Ong

child:
Ren Jye Ong