Professor Paul Teng

Managing Director, NIE International Pte. Ltd

Professor Paul Teng is experienced in tropical agrifood systems and food security.  He has researched and taught in North America, Africa and Asia.  Paul has been recognized for his work through the Eriksson Prize in Plant Pathology, and election as Fellow of The American Phytopathological Society, the International Society for Plant Pathology and The World Academy of Science, and an Honorary D.Sc. from Murdoch University, Australia. Professor Teng is Managing Director, NIE International Pte. Ltd., and Adjunct Senior Fellow, Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies, Nanyang Technological University Singapore. He is also Senior Adviser (AgriFood) to A*STAR Singapore. Paul previously held leadership positions in the International Rice Research Institute, the Worldfish Centre, Monsanto Company and U.S. universities.