Sonam Tashi

Country of current residence

Bhutan

Current position

Dean of Research and Industrial Linkages

Current institute employer

Royal University of Bhutan

Since

2015

Profession

Agricultural Engineer

Degrees / expertise

B.Sc. Agriculture

University of Philippines at Los Banos

Philippines

 

Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Science

University of Melbourne

Australia

 

M.Sc. Agriculture

University of Melbourne

Australia

Professional experience

1999-2001: Horticulture Research Officer

Renewal Natural Resources Research Centre

Jakar, Bhutan;

 

2001-2003: General Manager

Druk Seed Corporation

Paro, Bhutan

 

2003-2007: Deputy Chief Horticulture Officer

Horticulture Division

Ministry of Agriculture, Bhutan

 

2008-2011 : Senior Lecturer

Royal University of Bhutan

College of Natural Resources

Lobesa, Bhutan

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Roland Scholz, ETH Zurich

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Manfred Denich, ZEF and

Dr. Danial Nuehoff, Institute of Organic Agriculture, University of Bonn and

Dr. Quang Lee Bao, ETH, Zurich

2015

Tashi, S.  2015.  The Prospects of Organic Farming in Bhutan.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Institutions
Professional experience
1999-2001: Horticulture Research Officer Renewal Natural Resources Research Centre Jakar, Bhutan; 2001-2003: General Manager Druk Seed Corporation Paro, Bhutan 2003-2007: Deputy Chief Horticulture Officer Horticulture Division Ministry of Agriculture, Bhutan 2008-2011 : Senior Lecturer Royal University of Bhutan College of Natural Resources Lobesa, Bhutan
Degrees

B.Sc. Agriculture

University of Philippines at Los Banos

Philippines

 

Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Science

University of Melbourne

Australia

 

M.Sc. Agriculture

University of Melbourne

Australia

Funding institutions

Nominated by DAAD as a Research Amabassador for Bhutan

Doctoral research funded by

BMZ (Via DAAD) and Dr. Hermann Eiselen Doctoral Programm of the Foundation fiat panis

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Roland Scholz, ETH Zurich

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Manfred Denich, ZEF and

Dr. Danial Nuehoff, Institute of Organic Agriculture, University of Bonn and

Dr. Quang Lee Bao, ETH, Zurich

Sonam Tashi

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management

Office E-Mail:
stashi.cnr(at)rub.edu.bt