Dr.Varakorn Samakoses

Education:

  • B.Econ. University of Western Australia
  • M.A. (Economics), and Ph.D (Economics), The University of Kansas, USA
  • Diploma, The National Defense College of Thailand (Class of 37)

Present Positions:

  • President, Dhurakij Pundit University
  • Chairman of the Board, CCF (Thailand) Under the Royal Patronage of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
  • Chairman of the Board, Neighbouring Countries Economic Development Cooperation Agency (Public Organization) : NEDA
  • Chairman of the Board, Electronic Government Agency (Public Organization) : EGA
  • Chairman of Pridee Bahomyong Institute
  • National Committee on Culture
  • Committee of Civil Servants in State Universities, Ministry of Education
  • Board of Governor, Kenan Institute of Asia
  • Sub-Committee of Economic Crime Protection, Office of the National Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Council Member, King Prajadhipok’s Institute
  • University Council Member, University of Navamintratiraj
  • University Council Member, Naresuan University
  • Council Member, Panyapiwat Institute of Management
  • Past Experiences:
  • Deputy Minister, Ministry of Education
  • Academic Advisor to the Prime Minister
  • Deputy Secretary-General to the Prime Minister
  • Dean, Faculty of Economics, Thammasat University
  • Vice President for Planning, Thammasat University
  • Committee of National Research Council of Thailand
  • University Council Member, Mahidol University
  • University Council Member, Thammasat University
  • University Council Member, Princess of Naradhiwas University
  • University Council Member, Prince of Songkla University,
  • University Council Member, Srinakharinwirot University,
  • Senior Vice President, Jasmine International (PLC)
  • Secretariat of Thailand Economics Association