Dr. Akkharawit Kanjana-Opas

Vice President


  • 2002 Ph.D. in Oceanography (with emphasis on Marine Natural Products Chemistry) Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of CaliforniaSan Diego
    La Jolla, California, U.S.A.
  • 1993 M.Sc. in Biotechnology Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • 1989 B.Sc. (Honors) in Agro-Industry (emphasis on Food and Biotechnology) Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand

Administrative Positions:

  • November 2016-Present Deputy Secretary General, National Science Technology and Innovation Policy Office CEO, Food Innopolis Thailand, Ministry of Science and Technology
  • 2011-2016 Director of Prince of Songkla University Science Park
  • 2008-2016 Director of Southern Thailand Science Park Project Acting director of Intellectual Property Office of Prince of Songkla University (IPOP)
  • 2006-2011 Deputy Director for Special Affair, Research and Development Office
  • 2004-2006 Assistant to President for Research and Innovation, Prince of Songkla