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Management educator

Periatamby Agamuthu, Malaysian plant biotechnology and solid waste management educator. Sime Derby scholar, 1976-1978, South Indian Labour Fund scholar Indian High Commission, 1971-1974.

Background

Agamuthu, Periatamby was born on April 19, 1949 in Jerantut, Malaysia. Son of Periatamby and Marie (Ayasamy) Agamuthu.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Malaya, 1973. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Malaya, 1974. Master of Science, University Malaya, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Malaya, 1984.

Career

Carrier tutor University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1975-1984, lecturer Malaysia, 1984-1989, senior lecturer Malaysia, 1990-1996, associate professor Malaysia, since 1996. Consultant P.J. Community College, Kuala Lumpur, since 1986. Acting dean Institute Postgraduate Studies and Research, Kuala Lumpur, 1994-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Nitrogen Cycling in SEAsian Wet Monsoonal Ecosystems, 1981. Editor: Advances in Sustainable Small Ruminants-Tree Cropping Integrated Systems, 1993, Waste Treatment plants, 1995.

Membership

Chairman subcommittee Parent-Teachers Association, Sultan Abdul Samad Secondary School, since 1993. Member Exco Residents Association, Wangsa Baiduri, since 1990. Member Doctor Rama Subbiah Scholar Fund Board, since 1980.

Member Malaysian Society Plant Physiology (secretary since 1993), Academy Staff Association (vice president 1984-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Badminton, jogging, collecting key chains, coins and stamps.

Connections

Married Jodhy Seenivasagam, August 31, 1978. Children: Premnath, Kavitha.

father:
Periatamby Agamuthu

mother:
Marie (Ayasamy) Agamuthu

spouse:
Jodhy Seenivasagam

child:
Premnath Agamuthu

child:
Kavitha Agamuthu