Wee appointed new DOST Director Print
Thursday, 14 December 2017 17:45

President Rodrigo Duterte appointed Martine Wee as the new Regional Director of the Department of Science and Technology 9 last Monday.

Wee assumed as the new DOST-9 Regional Director after oath taking ceremonies in Manila last Tuesday.

Wee took his oath from DOST Secretary Fortunato dela Peña.

Wee sat as Officer in Charge of DOST-9 after former Director Brenda Nazareth Manzano was appointed DOST Undersecretary for Regional Operations last February.

Wee is the former Assistant Regional Director for Finance, Administrative Services, and Technical Services before he became the Regional Director.

He is with the DOST for the past 26 years.

The new Regional Director is a graduate of Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology where he took Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and he graduated magna cum laude in 1985.

He also has a Masteral Degree in Bioprocess Technology at the Asian Institue of Technology in Bangkok, Thailand in 2001. (R.G. A A. Go)