Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi
EB, Issue 6
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Assoc. Prof Dr Numyoot Songthanapitak is a well-renowned educational scientist in Thailand and President of Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi or RMUTT, one of the region’s best-known and leading universities of science and technology. He is a Steering Committee member of the Regional Cooperation Platform for Vocational Teacher Education and Training in Asia (RCP), an organisation providing the most outstanding international networking and facilities implemented in the enhancement of the quality of vocational teachers in the Asian region. Other significant areas for which the professor has taken great responsibility in international and national organization includes his being a governing board member of SEAMEO VOCTECH, and is Chancellor of Institute of Vocational Education, Northern Region 2, a committee member on Development of Quality Assurance System of Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization) as well as a committee on Technical Standardization of National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC). He is also a committee of Education Council of Thailand and President of the Education Society of Thailand. He graduated in engineering and technology from universities in Thailand, Australia and the Philippines.