Faculty of Science and Technology

Assoc Prof Shyh Wei Teng

Name Assoc Prof Shyh Wei Teng
Position Title Deputy Head of School, Engineering and Information Technology
Campus Gippsland
Room 4N204
Phone +613 51226851
Email

shyh.wei.teng@federation.edu.au

Short biography

Shyh Wei Teng received his Bachelor of Computing (First-class Honours) and PhD in Information Technology (IT) degrees from the Faculty of IT, Monash University, in 1998 and 2004 respectively. He also successfully completed the Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, Higher Education Development Unit, Monash University, Australia in 2005. Previously he was a senior lecturer at the Gippsland School of IT, Monash University. He is currently an Associate Professor and Deputy Head of School of Engineering and IT, Faculty of Science and Technology, Federation University Australia. His research interest includes image processing, machine learning and bioinformatics. He also received a prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) discovery project grant in 2013. He regularly serves on the reviewer boards of a number of top international journals (e.g. Pattern Recognition and Neurocomputing) and as a program member for several international conferences (e.g. IEEE CEC and ICME) He taught a number of subjects such as database, systems analysis and design, programming, and project management. He was also nominated for the 2007 Staff Excellence Award in Teaching and the 2008 Excellence Award in Gippsland Community Engagement Team.

Qualifications

  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education - Monash University 2008
  • PhD - Computing - Monash University 2004

Extended research profile