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Suan-Choo Cheah, Malaysian research scientist. Recipient Commonwealth scholarship Commonwealth Office, London, 1976-1979. Member International Society for Plant Molecular Biology, New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Plant Physiologists, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (auditor), Malaysian Science Association, Malaysian Invention and Design Society, Women for Women Association Malaysia.

Background

Cheah, Suan-Choo was born on August 8, 1948 in Penang, Malaysia.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1973. Master of Science, University Malaya, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom, 1982.

Career

Tutor, U. Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1973-1976; research associate, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1980-1981; research officer, Palm Oil Research, Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, since 1982; biotechnology group leader, Palm Oil Research, Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Society for Plant Molecular Biology, New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Plant Physiologists, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (auditor), Malaysian Science Association, Malaysian Invention and Design Society, Women for Women Association Malaysia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, floral art, golf.

Connections

Married Keng-Yeang Lum, June 21, 1979.

spouse:
Keng-Yeang Lum