On Friday, January 21, 2022, the Chancellor of the University of Indonesia, Prof. Ari Kuncoro, S.E., M.A., Ph.D. inaugurate Prof. Dr. Ir. Yanuar, M.Eng., M.Sc. as Vice Dean for Education, Research and Student Affairs FTUI. At the event which took place virtually, two witnesses were also present, namely, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Saleh Husin, M.Sc., and Chair of the University Academic Senate, Prof. Nachrowi Djalal Nachrowi, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Vice Rectors, University Secretary, Deans, Vice Deans, University Directors, and other invitees.

After the certificate ceremony, it was followed by a farewell event for the Vice Deans of FTUI. Also present at the event, the Dean of FTUI for the period 2022-2026, Prof. Heri Hermansyah, ST., M.Eng., IPU, Dean of FTUI for the period 2018-2022, Dr. Ir. Hendri D.S. Budiono, M.Eng. Chair and Secretary of the Faculty Academic Senate, Chair and Secretary of the Board of Faculty Professors, Vice Deans, Heads of Departments and Associate Deans within the FTUI for the 2018-2022 period, the Vice Deans for the 2018-2022 period, and the FTUI administrators for the 2022-2026 period.

In his speech Prof. Yanuar expressed his gratitude to Dean Heri for his trust in appointing him as Deputy Dean for Education, Research and Student Affairs FTUI. He also thanked the previous Dean and his staff for FTUI’s achievements at the national and international levels even during the pandemic.

“The achievements of Dean Hendri and his staff also encourage me to improve my achievements according to the UI strategic plan through the FTUI Dean’s 2022-2026 program with the motto Entrepreneurial FTUI Excellent and Impactful through interdisciplinary collaboration based on productivity to create an FTUI that is superior and globally competitive. I ask for the support of all parties for our progress together even though we are currently still under the threat of Covid 19. However, we still have to keep working and we will turn this difficult time into an opportunity to improve our abilities, “said Prof. Yanuar.

Prof. Dr. Ir. Yanuar, M.Eng., M.Sc. is a Professor from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Indonesia. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Universitas Indonesia and then continued his Masters in Naval Architecture from Hiroshima University. He obtained a second master’s degree and doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from Tokyo Metropolitan University. Currently, he is an assessor of BAN PT and LAM PT. He was awarded as UI’s Best Researcher in 2015. In the period 1999 – 2003, he served as Head of the Mechanical Engineering Department of FTUI and currently still serves as Head of the Ship Design Laboratory of DTM FTUI.


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