Derrick is a Head of Department of Agricultural Engineering and Lecturer of Natural resources courses related with over 9 years of progressive experience augmented by a strong post graduate background in Rural Management Master degree from Annamalai University and PhD in Natural Resource Management and assessment. Experienced in teaching the courses related to soil sciences and environment protection, leading and coordinating the research project, transfer of knowledge and various technical skills to communities. Derrick’s is committed to promoting the awareness and marketing of community outreach services; monitoring, and evaluating the impact of community outreach initiatives.
He is also a creative and innovative thinker with effective innovation in teaching and research and goal setting abilities combined with superior leadership, team building, communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills. Self-motivated with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment; communicate effectively at all levels; manage competing priorities; and adapt readily to new challenges.