Professor Dr Irawan Yusuf

Former Dean of the Faculty of Medicine

Universitas Hasanuddin

Irawan Yusuf holds a medical doctor degree at Medical Faculty of Hasanuddin University Makassar in 1984 and finished his Ph.D in 1992 from Hiroshima University School of Medicine, Japan.

He is a lecturer at department of Physiology since 1986. Besides being a Dean of Medical Faculty for two periods, he also actively involved in various research and development activities, especially in the field of molecular biology. He was doing research on Cellular Electrophysiology of Cardiac Cell Membrane (1987-1992) and also a Senior Researcher at the Eijkman Institute, Jakarta (1995-2002). Many scientific articles, books, papers, and research that related to the field of molecular and genetics have been written by him. He was a pioneer of International Class for Malaysian students and Faculty of Psychology at Hasanuddin University.  He has been awarded with “2013 Bakrie Award” for his achievement in research.