Prof. Roedhy Poerwanto from Department of Agronomy and Horticulture (AGH), Faculty of Agriculture, IPB, Bogor-INDONESIA has recently been appointed as Chairman for “Senat Fakultas” – Faculty of Agriculture, IPB-Bogor. In an easy election against seven other eligible candidates, Prof. Roedhy have won easily the vote of 32 “Senat Fakultas” member. As of Wednesday, January 11-2012, Prof. Roedhy will assume as chairman of this institution. The former chairman of “Senat Fakultas” was Prof. Aunu Rauf from Plant Protection Department.
The “Senat Fakultas” is analog to the legislative body in a democratic country. Its functions include to give advices and control the Dean of Faculty of Agriculture (The executive body). In the faculty level, “Senat Fakultas” informally hold an important position and so is the chairman of “Senat Fakultas.”
All PMB Lab staffs ad associated graduate students congratulate Prof. Roedhy Poerwanto for being elected as the chairman of “Senat Fakultas.” We hope that Prof. Roedhy will be able to successfully assume his new position for the better future of Faculty of Agriculture.