De Datta at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg USA
Dr. De Datta spent 20 years from June 1991 thru Aug. 1, 2011 at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia USA. During his tenure, he served as Associate Dean for International Agriculture in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and the Director of OIRED (The Office of International Research, Education and Development), and Associate Provost/Associate Vice President for International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
Virginia Tech has been in the forefront of Global Food Security since De Datta joined Virginia Tech in 1991. During his tenure at Virginia Tech for 20 years, under his leadership Virginia Tech garnered 150million dollars from USAID and other donors.