Getting to Know Anuraga Jayanegara The IPB University Young Professor

IPB University lecturer, Prof. Anuraga Jayanegara, won the title of professor at the age of 37. He is young for someone who successfully holds the title of Professor in IPB University. The Decree for the title of professor was stipulated by the Minister of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia on May 10, 2021.

He achieved this achievement because of his perseverance in writing scientific articles. The father of six children is always consistent and focused in writing scientific articles. In his profession as a lecturer and researcher, he makes writing scientific articles a daily routine.

“I spend about half an hour to an hour every day for writing activities. The important thing is building a routine," said the lecturer at the Faculty of Animal Science, IPB University.

Prof. Anuraga completed his undergraduate education at the Faculty of Animal Science, IPB University in May 2003. After that, he received a Master of Science (M.Sc) degree in Agricultural Sciences in the Tropics and Subtropics Field (Minoring in Animal Nutrition), University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany.

Prof. Anuraga has also undergone a Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) in Spain studying Modeling in Ecology and Natural Resource Management at Polytechnic University of Catalunya, Barcelona in September 2011. He later earned his Ph.D. at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland. And in March 2021, he began to study religion by joining the Master's Program in Islamic Religious Education (employee class) at the Muhammadiyah University of Tangerang.

Thanks to this struggle, it is not surprising that Prof. Anuraga has several achievements, one of which is becoming the 2019 National Most Outstanding Lecturer, ranking first for the Science and Technology category.

"To get all of this, you need to fight. Both in terms of effort and also relying upon God. Another important thing is to ask for prayers from parents, family, and pious people. Never give up, continue to be persistent in facing the existing tests and challenges. This is all because of the help and will of Allah SWT," he said.

Currently, Prof. Anuraga Jayanegara serves as Head of the Department of Nutrition Science and Feed Technology, Faculty of Animal Science, IPB University. He has also been the Chair of the Postgraduate Study Program in Nutrition and Feed, Faculty of Animal Science, IPB University.

Due to his expertise in the field of Nutrition Science and Feed Technology, he also participates in the Editorial Board of various national and international journals. Among them are Asian Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences, South Korea (International Q1), Frontiers in Veterinary Science, Switzerland (International Q1), Agripet Journal, Syiah Kuala University (National S2), Journal of Animal Sciences, Universitas Brawijaya (National S2), Tropical Animal Science Journal, IPB University (International Q2).

Frequently, he also has had the opportunity to become a Visiting Lecturer abroad at Hiroshima University and Mie University (Japan), at Ghent University (Belgium), Poznan University of Life Sciences (Poland), and at his alma mater, ETH Zurich (Switzerland). (dh/Zul)


Published Date : 09-Jun-2021

Resource Person : Prof Anuraga Jayanegara

Keyword : IPB University, Young Professor, Prof. Anuraga Jayanegara