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Introduction to Payap University’s President Professor Doctor Rux Prompalit:   

     Bestowed  twice the Highest Royal Honors and Decorations by His Majesty the 9th King of Thailand  on the 5th December, 2010, and on the 5th December, 1991.
Educational Qualifications:
     Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Policy and Management, Higher Education in Finance ( Ph.D. ), University of Oregon, 2003
     Master of Business Administration ( MBA ), University of Central Oklahoma, 1995
     Bachelor of Business Administration, Chiang Mai University, 1983
Awards received:
     The Most Outstanding Professor in Educational Services, Payap University, 2017
     Certificate of Honor for the Most Outstanding Member supporting the Thai Credit Union, 2013
     Honor Award as the Best alumna for consistent support of the Faculty of Business Administration, Chiang Mai University, 2013
     •   Sylff Fellowship Award, The Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund, Tokyo Foundation, 2002-03
     •   International Student Merit Award, Friendship Foundation for International Students, Oregon, 2001 & 2002
     •   The Most Outstanding International Student of the 1994-95 Award, University of Central Oklahoma, 1995
Professional and Managerial Experiences in Payap University:
     Started teaching career in Payap University on May, 1983
     Served in various managerial positions as Chief Academics, Director, Assistant President, Vice President, and currently serving as President
     Produced 12 research projects in the past 8 years, and is currently producing another one research project
     Serving consistently in academic services for the Christian Foundation, community, society both within Thailand and overseas
Present positions in managing various foundations/organizations outside Payap University:
     President, Thai Wycliffe Foundation
     President, the Committee on promoting usage of Blessing the Honor by local Lanna dialect
     Committee member and treasurer of the Community Tourism Foundation
     Committee member, the Projects on Life Fulfilment of crippled people
     President, Development and Innovation for Higher Education; and Administrative committee member of Thai private higher educational institutes under the Royal Patronage
     President, the Association for Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)