ENTRY APPLICATION NOW OPEN
Research
7/20/2012 11:19:17 PM - View: 2876

Institute of Life Science

The Institute of Life Science is a research institution of Thai Nguyen University. The institute was established under the decision No 852/QĐ - TCCB on September 30, 2008, which was earlier named as a Laboratory Centre of Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry.Currently, the Institute of Life Science is managed byThai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry for comprehensive operation and supervision.

1. History

The Institute of Life Science is a research institution of Thai Nguyen University. The institute was established under the decision No 852/QĐ - TCCB on September 30, 2008, which was earlier named as a Laboratory Centre of Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry.Currently, the Institute of Life Science is managed byThai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry for comprehensive operation and supervision.

The institute of life science is currently one of the prestigious centers in term of scientific research and technology transfer. It has so far received theCertificate of Merit awarded by Ministry of Education & Training, Certificate of Merit awarded by Thai Nguyen Provincial People’s Committee…….

2. Mission and Function

Mission:

The main function of Institute of Life Science is to conductscientific research (basic and applied), train undergraduates and postgraduates, and to conduct technology transfer of specific fields for economic and social development of the northern midland and the mountainous regions in particular and the nation in general.

Functions:

(1). Scientific research:

The research activities are: (1) breeding of plants and animals in accordance with conditions of the northern mountainous areas, early diagnosis of diseases in humans, plants and animals, preservation and processing of agricultural products, applying biotechnology in human health protection; (2) application of active biological natural compounds in  protecting human health, food technology and improving  the quality of animal and plant life; (3) conserving biodiversity, conserving and developing indigenous genetic sources; and (4)  environmental improvement and protection .

(2)Technology transfer to production:

Consulting, investing and transferring scientific results for the northern mountainous provinces, Designing  agricultural models to develop the social economic of the region; Setting up models of biodiversity conservation with the participation of the community,  models of production combining environmental protection, public health models... 

(3) Training:

-  Guiding students to practice professional skills with focus on the fields of specialization of Thai Nguyen University.

-   Guiding postgraduate students and PhD students in conducting  research at the institute to become highly qualified staff.

-   Training laboratory technicians for local units.    

(4). Scientific and technological services:

Carry out activities to support production of the units and the local community, including: Analysis of chemical compositions of agricultural products; production and supply of high quality seeds and seedlings, pure drinking water and other science and technology products.

3. Organizational Structure

The Institute of Life Science has 2 offices (General Office and Office of Science and Academic Affairs) and 5 departments (Department of Biochemistry, Department of Cell technology, Department of Molecular Biology and Gene technology, Department of Microbial technology and Ecological environment). The institute also has a testing laboratory accredited by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development for testing and assessing the quality of agricultural products and animal feeds. At present, the institute is setting up a laboratory for chemical analysis which gains the VILAS/IOS 17025:2005 standards. It is equipped with modern equipment, facilities and scientific research in the northern midland and mountainous regions.  

 The institute has 30 staffs with 01 Professor, 03 Associate Professors, 02 Doctors, and 11 Masters.

3.3. List of Director Board:

No.

Name in Full

Position

Tel

Email

1

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hung Quang

Director

0985 588 164

 nguyenhungquang@tuaf.edu.vn

2

Dr..Bui Thi Thom

Vice Director

0985 382 125

 buithithom@tuaf.edu.vn

3.4. List of Researchers

No.

Name in Full

Title

Major

Fields of research

Tel

Email

1

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Trần Văn Phùng

Assoc. Prof. Dr

Animal Science

Animal Science

0912249218

phung.tranvan08@gmail.com

2

 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hung Quang

Director

Animal Science

Animal Science

0985 588 164

nguyenhungquang@tuaf.edu.vn

3

Bùi Thị Thơm

PhD

Animal Science

Animal Science

0949382125

buithom@gmail.com

4

Duong Van Cuong

Assoc. Prof. Dr

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

 

duongvancuong@tuaf.edu.vn

5

Nguyễn Quang Tuyên

Prof. Dr

Animal Science

Animal Science

0913072644

nqtuyen901@yahoo.com

6

Nguyễn Mạnh Tuấn

MSc

Biotechnology

Microorganism technology

 

 tuanbio@gmail.com

7

Đỗ Bích Duệ

MSc

Biotechnology

Microorganism technology

0963719669

bichdue@gmail.com

8

Nguyễn Văn Nơi

MSc

Animal Science

Animal Science

0979177598

vannoi85bn@gmail.com

9

Nguyễn Thế Cường

MSc

Crop Science

Chemical Analysis

0912002776

nguyencuong.tuaf@gmail.com

10

Vũ Thị Ánh

MSc

Crop Science

Chemical Analysis

0982892699

vuthianh412@gmail.com

11

Bế Văn Thịnh

MSc

Crop Science

Environment Ecology

01236368222

thinh.tuaf@gmail.com

12

Dương Thị Khuyên

Engineering

Animal Science

Chemical Analysis

0977330494

duongkhuyenvkhss@gmail.com

13

Nguyễn Thương Tuấn

BSc

Chemistry

Chemical Analysis

0975321020

thuongtuan87@gmail.com

14

Nguyễn Thị Duyên

BSc

Biotechnology

Chemical Analysis

0977008861

nguyenduyen2071987@gmail.com

15

Nguyễn Tuấn Linh

BSc

Testing

Chemical Analysis

0985916196

tuanlinh.tn92@gmail.com

16

Trần Phú Cường

Engineering

Food Technology

Chemical Analysis

01672032072

cuongk42cntp@gmail.com

17

Ma Thị Trang

BSc

Biotechnology

Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering

0989764630

maitrangdhtn@gmail.com

18

Đào Duy Hưng

MSc

Biotechnology

Tissue Culture

0978131645

duyhungtn09@gmail.com

19

Lê Thị Hảo

MSc

Biotechnology

Tissue Culture

0974286878

lehao1002@gmail.com

20

Nguyễn Văn Hồng

MSc

Crop Science

Tissue Culture

 

bachhopflowers2007@gmail.com

21

Nguyễn Văn Hiên

Engineering

Animal Science

Animal Science

0973298672

Nguyenvanhienhd19912gmail.com

4. Training Programs

- To guide students to practice professional skills with focus on the fields of specialization of Thai Nguyen University

- To guide students in their practice/internship before graduation in the research areas of institute

- To provide supervisionto graduate students to complete Master’s theses and doctoral dissertation.

- To provide training courses to staffs, faculties of Thai Nguyen University and others.

5. Scientific Research and Technology Transfer

For more than 08 years of growth and development, the institute has successfully conducted many scientific research projects at different levels and transferred technology to Northern midland and highland areas including 02 National Approved Projects, 08 Ministry Approved Projects, 09 Thai Nguyen University Approved Projects, 27 TUAF Approved Projects and 07 transfer programs in Thai Nguyen, Bac Kan, Ha Giang, TuyenQuang provinces in an effort to contribute to socio-economic development. Some of the important products of the institute are tissue culture plants (Musa paradisiaca L, Anoectochilus, Morinda officinalis stow……), biological products (Bio-Vet ferment, Bio-Tilis ferment…..), lingzhi……. , which contribute significantly in the improvement of the lives and the environment in Northern midland and highland provinces.

6. Cooperation in Training and Research

List of partners:

- University members of Thai Nguyen University

- Department of Science-Technology, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Northern mountainous provinces.

- Life Science Institutions

- Enterprises: Thai Nguyen Tea Company, BMG company, Marphavetcompany……

7. Contact Address

Institute of Life Science

Thai Nguyen University

Address: QuyetThang Commune – Thai Nguyen City – Thai Nguyen Province

Tel: (+84) 2803.753.032            Fax: (+84) 2803.753.032

More Research
LINKS
Phòng nghiên cứu
tunasia
http://vienkhoahocsusong
cttt
TTLK
TTLN
University of the Philippines Los Banos
La Trobe University
THAI NGUYEN UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY
ucdavis
THAI NGUYEN UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY
ryukyus university
kyushu