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chairman , Dean , consultant , Engineering educator

Direk Lavansiri, engineering educator, consultant, chairman, dean. Named to Thailand Quality Class, Thailand Productivity Institute, 2002; recipient Excellent Research Journal award, National Defense College Thailand, 1997.

Background

Lavansiri, Direk Son of Thongchai and Sumon Lavansiri.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 1972. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Washington, Seattle, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 1976.

Career

Professor Chulalongkorn University, since 1985, director Continuing Education Center, 1997—2004, dean Faculty Engineering, 2004—2008. Chairman Energy Regulatory Commission, since 2008.

Membership

Board directors Metropolitan Water Work Authority, Bangkok, 1988—1996, Mass Transit Authority of Thailand, 2001—2002, Transport Company, Thailand, 2005—2006, Provincial Waterwork Authority, Thailand, 2006—2008. Chairman Council Engineering Deans of Thailand, 2006—2007. Fellow: Engineering Institute Thailand (life Best Paper award 2003).

Member: American Society of Civil Engineers, Bangkok Royal Sport Club (life).

Connections

Married Supatra Boonyaprapat. 1 child Disapat.

father:
Thongchai Lavansiri

mother:
Sumon Lavansiri

spouse:
Supatra Boonyaprapat

child:
Disapat Lavansiri