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Agronomist , researcher

Kah Joo Goh, Malaysian agronomist, researcher. Member International Society Oil Palm Agronomists (secretary, editorial board since 1994), Malaysian Soil Science Society (main committee since 1991, gold medal 1982), Soil Science Society of America, Agronomy Society of America, confederation Scientific and Technological Associations in Malaysia (member committee 1993).

Background

Goh, Kah Joo was born on April 19, 1958 in Batu Pahat, Johore, Malaysia. Son of Eng Cheow and Ngeng Kung (Kuik) Goh.

Education

Bachelor in Agricultural Science, University Pertanian Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 1982. Master of Science with honors, University York, England, 1992.

Career

Tutor University Pertanian Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 1982-1983. Assistant agronomist Taiko Plantations, 1983-1986. Assistant research officer Applied Agriculture Research, 1986-1989, research officer, 1990-1993, senior research officer, since 1994.

Technical advisor Kuala Lumpur-Kepong, Malaysia, since 1983, Boustead Estate Agency, Malaysia, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Oil Palm and the Environment, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Society Oil Palm Agronomists (secretary, editorial board since 1994), Malaysian Soil Science Society (main committee since 1991, gold medal 1982), Soil Science Society of America, Agronomy Society of America, confederation Scientific and Technological Associations in Malaysia (member committee 1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, chess, fishing, jungle trekking.

Connections

father:
Eng Cheow Goh

mother:
Ngeng Kung (Kuik) Goh