Cuello Elected to Philippine-American Academy of Science & Engineering

CALS Professor Joel Cuello from the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering has been elected to the Philippine-American Academy of Science & Engineering, an organization that honors the achievements of scientists and engineers of Philippine descent who are at the forefront of scientific research and technology development in the United States, the Philippines and other countries. The Academy, which has elected 239 full members since its founding in 1980, also provides independent scientific and technical advice to the Congress of the Republic of the Philippines.

Cuello has recently served as Resource Expert for the Academy of Finland’s Research Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering Research as well as for the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine’s Institute of Food Biotechnology and Genomics. He currently serves as a member of the U.S. National Academy’s Committee on the Sustainability of Algae Biofuels, whose report is scheduled for release to the public by the end of the year.

Contact name: 
Joel Cuello
Contact email: 
cuelloj@email.arizona.edu
Released date: 
Sep 21 2012