Prof. ChM Dr. Teh Geok Bee FASc, the Vice Chancellor of SEGi University, stands as a distinguished leader with an illustrious academic background. She graduated with First Class honours from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and pursued advanced studies at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. There, she obtained her M.Phil and Ph.D. in Chemistry in 1998 and 2000, respectively, under the prestigious sponsorship of Cambridge Malaysia Chevening and Cambridge Commonwealth Trust Scholarships.
Beyond her academic accomplishments, Dr. Teh’s leadership skills are evident. As a certified HRD Corp Trainer, she demonstrated excellence in conducting professional courses at the Institut Kimia Malaysia (IKM) Professional Centre. Furthermore, her research in the synthesis and characterisation of magnetic nanoparticles has garnered international recognition, highlighting her capability to integrate theoretical expertise with real-world applications.
Since 2011, Dr. Teh has served as a SAMM Technical Assessor for ISO/IEC 17025 with the Department of Standards Malaysia. Her diverse contributions encompass roles as a Council Member at IKM, representation of the institution in the ISO/TC 229 Working Group 3, and active involvement in ISC B and ISC Y Standards Committee Groups, significantly influencing regulatory frameworks for nanotechnologies.
Dr. Teh’s leadership approach is nuanced yet impactful, showcasing her proficiency in managing complex institutional dynamics. As a Fellow of the Cambridge Commonwealth Society, IKM, and the Academy of Sciences Malaysia, she adeptly melds her academic excellence with her present position as the Vice Chancellor of SEGi University. Under Dr. Teh’s visionary leadership, SEGi University continues to pursue growth, innovation, and academic distinction, setting a promising course for its future.