Ms. Zubaidah Alatas is head of the Nuclear Medicine Technology and Radiation Biology Division, Centre for Technology of Radiation Safety and Metrology, at the National Atomic Energy Agency of Indonesia (BATAN).
Ms. Alatas obtained a first degree in biology from the University of Indonesia in 1986 and an MSc degree in radiobiology from Georgetown University, United States, in 1993.
She has been working as a researcher in the field of radiation health effects at BATAN since 1986. She has previously served as head of the Biomedical Division for eight years. She is also part of the team for the assistance in Biodosimetry in case of radiological accidents/incidents and the WHO BioDose Network. Besides, she is a lecturer at the University of Indonesia in the field of radiobiology.
Ms. Alatas has been alternate representative of Indonesia to UNSCEAR since the fifty-ninth session (2012), member of the Indonesian delegation for the fifty-eighth session (2011) and representative of Indonesia to UNSCEAR from the fifty-fourth to fifty-seventh sessions (2006-2010).