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Koon Ong Lim, Malaysian educator. Colombo Plan scholar Government Canada, Queen's University, 1967-1972; fellow Canada Heart Foundation, 1976. Fellow Malaysian Institute Physics; member International Thermoelectric Society, International Energy Foundation (president South Asia regional headquarters), International Association for Solar Energy Education (contact person Malaysia), Institute Energy Malaysia (professional).

Background

Lim, Koon Ong was born on January 1, 1946 in Malacca, Malaysia. Son of Chin Lye Lim and Kim Tee Ong.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, 1971. Bachelor of Education, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Western Ontario, London, Canada, 1976.

Career

Teacher Abdul Razak School, Seremban, Malaysia, 1972-1973. Post-doctoral fellow University Western Ontario, Canada, 1976. Lecturer University Sains Malaysia, Penang, 1976-1984, associate professor, 1984-1994, professor, since 1994, deputy dean, 1986-1993, acting dean, 1991, residential college master, 1985-1993, program coordinator, 1987—1989, 1997—2000.

Visiting scientist Ontario Heart Foundation, University Western Ontario, 1979, program chairman, 2001-2009, acting dean fundamental research, 2005-2006, deputy vice chancellor, since 2007.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Malaysian Institute Physics. Member International Thermoelectric Society, International Energy Foundation (president South Asia regional headquarters), International Association for Solar Energy Education (contact person Malaysia), Institute Energy Malaysia (professional).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, swimming, jogging.

Connections

Married Lee Khoo, May 16, 1975. Children: Jennifer, Jason, Justin.

father:
Chin Lye Lim

mother:
Kim Tee Ong

spouse:
Lee Khoo

child:
Jennifer Lim

child:
Jason Lim

child:
Justin Lim