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Hidayat Teguh Wiyono, a Biology Lecturer who Invented the Super Longan, has retired

Dr. Hidayat Teguh Wiyono, M.Pd. who is fondly called Mr. Teguh as of June 1, 2023 tomorrow will enter his retirement period. Pak Teguh’s work as a teacher and researcher in the Department of Biology FMIPA UNEJ is not in doubt. Until the end of his service, he was still actively discussing with the leaders of the Sentool plantation partners of MBKM FMIPA, especially longan development (30/5). “Today is the end of his servant. Pak Teguh remains enthusiastic about the discussion and inquires about the development of longan in the Sentool plantation,” said Vice Dean I FMIPA UNEJ Drs. Siswoyo, M.Sc., Ph.D. It can be seen that longan trees are increasingly thriving around the plantation area, which originated from seeds researched by Mr. Teguh.

Indeed, apart from being a lecturer, Mr. Teguh is active in researching longans, so he is usually called Longan Mantri. He managed to develop a super longan. which started with concern about the local Jember longan plant which at first only grew without fruit. With a special ingredient from Mr. Teguh and then packaged in the form of fertilizer, it was able to produce thicker, sweeter longan fruit and smaller seeds. Continue reading


Mahriani, Lecturer in the Department of Biology FMIPA UNEJ is Purna Tugas

Dra. Mahriani, M.Si or familiarly called Bu Yani is purna tugas. Marked by Surat Keputusan Menteri Pendidikan, Kebudayaan, Riset dan Teknologi Nomor 68915/MPK.A/KP.12.00/2021 tentang Pemberian Kenaikan Pangkat Pengabdian, Pemberhentian dan Pemberian Pensiun Pegawai Negeri Sipil Yang Mencapai Batas Usia Pensiun of April 1, 2022 Mrs. Yani will end her service as a lecturer at the Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Jember. The state grants a promotion to become Pembina Tingkat I/ IVb. Located in Meeting Room (30/3), Dean of FMIPA UNEJ Drs. Achmad Sjaifullah, M.Sc., Ph.D. with Vice Dean I Drs. Siswoyo, M.Sc., Ph.D. and Vice Dean II Purwatiningsih, S.Si., M.Si., Ph.D. giving souvenirs as a sign of gratitude to Mrs. Yani who has served as an educator for approximately 35 years. “Keep maintaining friendship with us and representing the entire FMIPA community, thank you for your dedication to the institution, especially the Department of Biology,” said the Dean. In Department of Biology, Mrs. Yani is one of the senior lecturers in the field of zoology, especially Animal Reproduction and has served as the head of the zoology laboratory. Dean hopes that even though she is purna tugas, Mrs. Yani can communicate for the progress of FMIPA, especially the Biology Department, which is preparing to apply for ASIIN international accreditation.. Continue reading