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Prof. Dr. Kamila Ghazali
Vice-Chancellor 

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Prof. Dr. Jasmine Ahmad
Deputy Vice-Chancellor

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Tan Sri Tony Fernandes
Chancellor
Prof. Dr. Kamila Ghazali
Vice-Chancellor
Prof. Dr. Jasmine Ahmad
Deputy Vice-Chancellor
Hasni Haldi
Registrar
Nik Norzehan Nik Mohamed
Head of Department, Human Resources,
Information Technology
Alice Lim Chen Ying
Head of Department, Marketing & Communication
Assoc. Prof. Dr Sharmila Sethumadhavan

Head - External Engagements and Partnerships

Deans & Directors

Noraidah Mohd Shariff
Director - Centre of Foundation, Language and Malaysian Studies
Prof Ainin
Prof. Dr Ainin Sulaiman
Dean - Faculty of Business

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Assoc. Prof. Dr Ts. Nurul Nisa Omar
Dean - Faculty of Arts & Science

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Prof Dr Jasmine Ahmad
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor

Doctorate in Business Administration (Strategic Management & Marketing) UKM, Master of Public Administration (Public Management), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Bachelor of Science in Management (Marketing and Personnel & Industrial Relations), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Diploma in Public Administration ITM, Shah Alam

Area of Specialisation
Strategic Management, Service Management and Public Management
Prof. Dr. Rozainun Haji Abdul Aziz PMK CA (M) FCMA CGMA FCPA (Aust.) ISACA ICDM MACD
Academic Director, Head of Postgraduate & Research

PhD, University of Salford, UK, M.Sc (Econs) – Accounting and Finance, University of Wales, UK, Diploma in Accountancy, ITM, Shah Alam

Professional Memberships
Chartered Accountant of Malaysia, CA(M) & MIA member, Fellow Member of CIMA, Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), Fellow Member of CPA (Aust.), Member of Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia , ISACA Academic Associate and Gold Member, Member of Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors

Area of Specialisation
Management Accounting, Risk Management and Forensic Accounting

Prof Dr Jasmine Ahmad
Professor

Doctorate in Business Administration (Strategic Management & Marketing) UKM, Master of Public Administration (Public Management), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Bachelor of Science in Management (Marketing and Personnel & Industrial Relations), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Diploma in Public Administration ITM, Shah Alam

Area of Specialisation
Strategic Management, Service Management and Public Management
Noraidah Mohd Shariff
Director, Centre of Foundation, Language and Malaysian Studies

Qualifications:
BSc. ( Hons) Biochemistry , University of Western Australia.

Area of Specialisation
Chemistry, Biochemstry

Centre of Foundation, Language and Malaysian Studies

Nurhasmira Azmi
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Master of Business Economics
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) Finance
Diploma in Business Studies

Area of Specialisation
Business, Management, Economics
Muhamad Asri Bin Ahmad
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master of Education (Islamic Education), Bachelor of Economics (Hons) (Islamic Economics)

Area of Specialisation
Islamic Education, Islamic Economics
Asha Nair Ganeser
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master in Educational Management (M.Ed), Bachelor in Education-TESL(Hons)

Area of Specialisation
English Literature, Principle and Practice in TESL , Educational Leadership, Educational Supervision, Creative and Changing in Education , Phonology for English Language Teacher (ELT) , English Language Testing and Evaluation
Tan Jian Heng
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master in Philosophy (Social Sciences), Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Bachelor of Arts (HONS) in English Language, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Area of Specialisation
English Language (Linguistic and Literature), English for Specific Purposes (ESP), Education Technology, Technology Acceptance, E-Learning, Blended Learning, Communication, Journalism
Zulfazli bin Rosli
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master of Science (Physics), Bachelor (Honors) of Science (Physics)

Area of Specialisation
Physics, Astrophysics, Star Formation, Spectrum Management, VLBI
Nurnadrah Binti Zaini
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master Quantitative Sciences, Universiti Teknologi Mara
Bachelor (Honours) of Science Mathematics, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Area of Specialisation
Quantitative Economics & Pure Mathematics
Aw Yuong Tuck
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Master of Communication and Media Studies
Bachelor of Arts (Monash University)
Canadian International Matriculation Program

Areas of Specialisation:
Journalism, Mass Communication, Post Productions, Film Studies

Farah Juliana binti Juni
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Master of Science (Experimental Physics)
Bachelor (Honours) (Resource Chemistry)

Areas of Specialisation:
Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Experimental Physics.

Muhamad Asri Bin Ahmad
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master of Education (Islamic Education), Bachelor of Economics (Hons) (Islamic Economics)

Area of Specialisation
Islamic Education, Islamic Economics
Ms Elilarasi Letshmanan
Lecturer

Qualifications:
Master of Science (Industrial Chemistry) Bachelor of Science with Honours (Industrial Chemistry)

Area of Specialisation
Chemistry, Materials Science, Environmental Science
Dr Sharmila Sethumadhavan
Dean, Senior Lecturer, Coordinator – Wales Desk

Qualifications:
DBA (Consumer Decision making), Swiss School of Management, MBA (University of Newcastle, Australia), ICSA (UK)

Area of Specialisation
Strategic Management, International Business and International Marketing

Faculty of Business

Professor Dr Ainin Sulaiman
Dean, Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
PhD, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Masters Business Administration, University of Stirling, United Kingdom
Bachelor Public Administration, Northern University Malaysia

Areas of Specialisation:
Technology Management; Social Economic Assessment/Impact; Social Media; Halal Related Topics

Professor Sr Dr Noor Rosly bin Hanif
Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
PhD, University of Dundee
Master of Land Economy, University of Aberdeen
Advance Diploma in Estate Management, UiTM
Diploma in Estate Management, UiTM

Professional Qualifications:
Registered Valuer (V-0326), Registered Estate Agent (E1071) & Registered Property Manager (PM-0326), Board of Valuer, Appraisal, Estate Agent & Property Manager Malaysia,
Fellow Royal Institute of Surveyors Malaysia (FRISM)
Member Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, UK (MRICS)

Areas of Specialisation:
Real Estate Services & Development, Housing, Auction, Waqf.

Assoc. Prof. Dr David Tong
Associate Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Ph.D (Management), Master of Business Administration, BSc Mechanical Engineering

Area of Specialisation
Human Resources Management, Organisational Behaviour, Health & Safety Management, and Environment Management.
Dr Cheng Mui Gek
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Doctorate of Business Administration, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Master of Art in Management Studies, University of Hertfordshire, Uk, Mba (Finance), Inti International University, Bachelor of Commerce and Management, Lincoln University, New Zealand

Area of Specialisation
Corporate Disclosure, Lease Accounting & Earning Management
Dr Thilageswary Arumugam
Senior Lecturer, Programme Manager, DBA

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Bac. Sc. (Hons) Human Development
Master Science (Human Resource Management)
Doctor of Philosophy (Human Resource Development)

Areas of Specialisation:
Human Resource Management, Organisational Behaviour, Human Analytics, Training and Development and Talent Management

Dr Ismail Nizam
Senior Lecturer, Programme Manager, MBA & MBA ODL

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Doctor of Philosophy (Business Administration),
Master of Science in Finance,
Bachelor of (Hons) in Business Administration

Areas of Specialisation:
Business Management, Entrepreneurship, Financial Management, Islamic Finance

Dr Wong Wai Wah
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Doctor of Philosophy (Finance)
Master in Business Administration (MBA) (Finance)
Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Radiobiology) 

Areas of Specialisation:
Finance – Family Business, Firms’ Efficiency, Firms’ Performance

Areas of Publications:
Wong, W. W., Bany-Ariffin, A. N., Yahya, M. H., & San Ong, T. Impact of Board of Directors’ Characteristics to Firms’ Technical Efficiency: A Comparison Study between Family-owned and Non-Family-owned Business in Malaysia and Singapore. Empirical Economics Letters, 19(12): (December 2020)

Dr Nadisah Zakaria
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD in Finance),United Kingdom
Master of Business and Administration (Finance), Malaysia
Bachelor of International Business Management ,Malaysia

Areas of Specialisation:
Corporate Finance and Investment

Areas of Publications:

International Refereed Journal

  1. Hashim, F., Zakaria, N., Abu Bakar, R., Kamaluddin, K. (2022). Portfolio Investment in Malaysia and Saudi Arabia: Effect of Graham Stock Selection Criteria on Return on Investment (ROI). In Asmat Nizam, A. T., Norhayati, Z., Shamsul Amry, A. L., (Eds). Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Cross-Border Trade and Business. Pennsylvania, USA. IGI Global. DOI. 10.4018/978-1-7998-9071-3.
  2. Zakaria, N., Kamaluddin, K. and Khalifa, A. (2019). Methods of Payments in the Merger and Acquisitions Transaction: The Case of Saudi Arabia. Journal of Reviews on Global Economics, 688-694.
  3. Kamaluddin, K. and Zakaria, N. (2019). The Short and Long-Run Performance of Sharia-Compliant Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) in the Emerging Market: Evidence from the Saudi Arabia Stock Market. Journal of Reviews on Global Economics, 706-716.
  4. Zakaria, N., Hashim, F. (2019). Effect of Graham’s Share Selection Criteria on Portfolio Return in Emerging Markets: The Case of Malaysian Share Market. International Journal of Economics and Business Research, Vol 17, No. 3, pp. 277-292.
  5. Zakaria, N., Ali, Z. and Mawang, Z. (2019). White Land Tax: The Case of Saudi Arabia. Journal of Accounting and Auditing: Research and Practice, Vol 2019, No. 1, pp. 1-12.
  6. Zakaria, Nadisah and Kamaludin, Kamilah (2019). Long-Term Post-Acquisition Share Performance: The Case of Saudi Stock Exchange. Journal of Economic and Management Perspectives.
  7. Zakaria, N., Kamaluddin, K. (2018). The Short and Long-Run Performance of Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from Tadawul. Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, Vol 22, No. 6, pp. 1-15.
  8. Zairihan, A.H, Zakaria, N., Hazman, S., Roza, H.Z. (2018). Arrangers’ Identity and the syndicate Structure of Sukuk. Jurnal Ekonomi Malaysia, Vol, 52 (1), pp. 239-252.
  9. Zakaria, N. and Hashim, F. (2017). Emerging Markets: Evaluating Graham’s Stock Selection Criteria in Saudi Arabia Stock Market. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, Vol. 7 (2), pp. 1-7.
  10. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G. C. (2016). Spin-offs and Value Creation: The Case of Malaysia. International Review of Business Research Papers, Vol. 12 (1), pp. 121-143.
  11. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G. C. (2016). Politically Spin-Offs: Evidence from Malaysia. Journal of Bonds and Derivatives, Vol. 2 (4), pp. 304-328.
  12. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G.C. (2012). Do Malaysian Spin-offs Create Value? Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting, Vol. 4 (1), pp. 151-172.
  13. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G.C. (2012). Do Malaysian Focus-Increasing Spin-Offs Create Value? Asian Academy of Management of Journal of Accounting and Finance, Vol. 8 (1), pp. 91-123.
  14. Foong, S. S., Zakaria, N., & Tan, H. B. (2007). Firm Performance and Dividend-Related Factors: The Case of Malaysia. Labuan Bulletin of International Business and Finance, 5, pp. 98-111.

International Conference Proceedings

  1. Ghazali, A., Zakaria, N., Foo, S.M., (June, 2022). Share Price Volatility and Dividend Policy During the Pandemic Covid 19. Proceeding of the 9th International Conference on Management and Muamalah 2022 (ICoMM 2022), KUIS, Selangor
  2. Zakaria, N. and Kamaluddin, K. (December 2019). Long-Term Post-Acquisition Performance: Evidence in Saudi Stock Market. Proceedings of the International Symposium on MENA Economies and Markets 2019, Prince Sultan University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Best Paper award in the Financial Market Track)
  3. Zakaria, N. and Kamaluddin, K. (December, 2018). Method of Payments in the Merger and Acquisitions Transaction: The Case of Saudi Arabia. Proceedings of the 4th Asia International Conference 2018, Langkawi, Malaysia.
  4. Kamaluddin, K. and Zakaria, N. (December, 2018). The Short and Long-Run Performance of Sharia-Compliant Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) in the Emerging Market: Evidence from the Saudi Arabia Share Market. Proceedings of the 4th Asia International Conference 2018, Langkawi, Malaysia.
  5. Kamaluddin, K. and Zakaria, N. (April, 2018). The Short and Long-term Performance in the Emerging Market: Evidence from the Saudi Arabia Share Market. Proceedings of the 31st International Business and Information Management Conference (IBIMA), Milan, Italy: IBIMA Scopus Index.
  6. Zakaria, N., Kamaluddin, K. and Alkhalifa, A. (November, 2018). Method of Payment in Mergers and Acquisitions: The case of Saudi Arabia. Proceedings of the 32nd International Business and Information Management Conference (IBIMA), Seville, Spain: IBIMA Scopus Index.
  7. Zakaria, N., Ali, Z. and Mawang, Z. (November, 2018). White Land Tax: The case of Saudi Arabia.

Proceedings of the 32nd International Business and Information Management Conference (IBIMA), Seville, Spain: IBIMA Scopus Index.

  1. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G.C. (2015). Spin-off and value creation: The case of Malaysia. Proceedings of the 4th European Business and Research Conference, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom: EBRC.
  2. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G.C. (2011). Do Malaysian spin-offs create value? Proceedings of the Northern British Accounting and Finance Association. University of Salford, Manchester, United Kingdom: BAFA.
  3. Zakaria, N. and Arnold, G.C. (2009). Value Destruction in Corporate Spin-Offs. Salford Postgraduate Annual Research Conference. University of Salford, Manchester, United Kingdom: SPRC.
  4. Zakaria, N., Aafaqi, B., and Tan, H. B. (2005, November). The relationship of capital structure and corporate performance of firms in the trading/services and plantation sectors in Malaysia. Proceeding of International Conference in Economics and Finance, pp. 277-286. University of Malaysia Sabah, Sabah, Malaysia: ICEF.
Achievements
  1. December 2019 Best Paper Award – the International Symposium on MENA Economies
    and Markets 2019, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  2. Oct 2018 – Dec 2019 College of Business and Administration-Prince Sultan University Seed Research Project 2018/19. Amount of SAR21,698.40. Title of Project: Sharia Compliance IPO Share Performance in Saudi Arabia.
  3. April 2017 – Dec 2019 Education Research Partner-ERP (Overseas). Kanzu Research (Resilient Build Environment).
  4. June 2015 – Present Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives
    Sept 2014-2015 Prince Sultan University PSRTC’ Grant. Amount of SAR20,000. Title of Project: Testing Benjamin Graham Net Current Asset Value: Comparison in the Saudia Arabia and Malaysia markets.
Dr Deeparechigi Vashu
Senior Lecturer, Programme Manager – PhD, Business

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications: Doctor of Philosophy (Marketing and Tourism) Master of Business Administration Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Economics Areas of Specialisation: Marketing Achievements:
  1. Best Conference Paper Award : 14th International Business and Economy Conference, IBEC 2015, January 5-8 2015; Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand
  2. Best Presenter Award, 3rd International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation, Malaysia
Publications:
  1. Deeparechigi Vashu, Ridzuan Masri, Cham Tat Huei, Cheah Kenny (2021), Destination Image as A Healing Destination Among Medical Tourists: An Exploratory Case Study of Penang, Malaysia. ABAC Journal, 41(2), 156-176.
  2. Deeparechigi Vashu, Ridzuan Masri & Cham Tat Huei, The Role of Destination Image in Malaysia’s Medical Tourism Industry.Advanced Science Letters, Adv. Sci. Lett. 24, 3479–3482 (2018).
  3. Saroja Dhanapal, Deeparechigi Vashu & Thanam Subramaniam, 2015. International Business and Economics Conference (14th IBEC 2015 – Thailand ) Proceeding: Perceptions on the Challenges of Online Purchasing: A Study from Baby Boomers, Generation X and Generation Y’s Point of Views. http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2550117
  4. Masri, R., Vashu, D., Ahmad, M. A., Azfar, W. M., Abdul Rahman, N. R., & Rahman, N. R. B. A.(2018). The Management Dilemma On The Delivery Of Tacit-Explicit Knowledge In The Diffusion Of Innovation Theory. Turkish Online Journal Of Design Art And Communication, 8, 686-692..
  5. Saroja Dhanapal, Deeparechigi Vashu & Thanam Subramaniam, 2015. International Business and Economics Conference (14th IBEC 2015 – Thailand ) Proceeding: Perceptions on the Challenges of Online Purchasing: A Study from Baby Boomers Generation X and Generation Y’s Point of Views.
  6. Thanam Subramaniam, Deeparechigi Vashu, Saroja Dhanapal & Suraya Binti Mohd Alwie. 2013. Factors Affecting Job Satisfaction among Academicians: A Comparative Study between Gender and Generations. International Journal of Management Excellence. Volume 2 No. 1 October 2013:pp.128-139.
  7. Dhanapal, S., Hwa, E. T. B., Manickam, G., Vashu, D., & Alwie, S. B. M. (2013). Identifying trends in ‘Job Hopping’in private institutions of higher learning. International Journal of Management and Information Technology, 3(3), 70-80
Dr Lee Chin Yee
Senior Lecturer, Programme Manager – B.Real Estate Management & Auction

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Master of Real Estate
Bachelor (Honours) of Finance
Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

Areas of Specialisation:
Real Estate, Finance

Dr Rizwan Ullah Khan
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

PhD in Entrepreneurship
Master of Entrepreneurial Finance
Bachelor (Honours) of Business Administration

Area of Specialisation
SMEs, Internationalization, social entrepreneurship, Innovative Business, Human capital, Business Model Innovation
Dr Nurul Illahi Binti Zainal Abidin
Senior Lecturer 

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy in Management (International Business)
Master of Science (International Business)
Bachelor (Honours) of Business Administration (International Business)
Diploma in Business Management (International Business)

Areas of Specialisation
SME Internationalization, MNE strategy, Knowledge Transfer, Manufacturing & Competitive Advantage, Import & Export Performance, International Trade Framework, International Business

Dr Nurmazilah Dato’ Mahzan
Adjunct Professor
Qualifications

PhD
Bachelor in Accounting
International Islamic University
Professional Certificate on Climate Change and Net Zero
University of Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership
Certified Risk Management & Assurance (2012) – Institute of Internal Auditor, Inc, USA
Certified Internal Auditor (1998) – Institute of Internal Auditor, Inc, USA
Certified Public Accountant (1996) – Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountant

Area of Specialisation
Leadership & Governance, Strategy & Policy Formulation, Transformation ESG Framework and reporting standards, Integrated Reporting, Research Analytics, Stakeholders Management, Financial Management
Azbariyah bte Ajit@Abd Aziz
Lecturer, Programme Manager -B.Accounting

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Master of Accountancy(UITM),Bachelor of Accounting(IIUM)

Area of Specialisation
Accounting,Corporate Governance,Sustainability
Ainul Zariney Binti Aziz
Lecturer, Programme Manager – BA Finance, Islamic Finance, Marketing, Int.Business

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
Master in Islamic Banking & Finance
BBA Hons. Finance 

Areas of Specialisation:
Corporate Finance, Financial Management, Advanced Financial Decisions Making, Behavioral Finance, Financial Technology, Financial Analysis, Finance BPO.

Siti Mazwita Binti Mohd Zamri
Lecturer, Programme Manager – BA HR, Entrepreneurship 

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications:
PhD In Management (currently pursuing)
Master of Business Administration
Bachelor (Honors) of Computer Science (Multimedia)

Areas of Specialisation:
Technology Management, Management Information System, E-Commerce

Areas of Publications:
1. International Multi-Level Marketing (MLM). UiTM Press (2012). Authors: Alverina binti Mity Gabu, Amir Sharizat bin Mohd Azizan, Azu Aida binti Zakaria, Khalijah binti Ramli, Nor Rita binti Muntahar, Roziah binti Hassan, Siti Mazwita binti Mohd Zamri, Siti Nur Rasyida binti Rosely, Syarifah Nor Nazahiah binti Aledroos, Wan Ainon Jamilah binti Abdul Ghani.

Conferences:
1. Centre for Excellence in Research and Innovation (CERI)’s Research Day 2017. First City University College, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia, 22nd November 2017.
Paper’s title: “M-commerce: The Influencing Usage Factors”.

2. International Conference on Business, Accounting, Finance, and Economics (BAFE) 2017.
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar, Perak, Malaysia, 4th October 2017.
Paper’s title: “S-commerce: Ratings and reviews, and recommendations of buyers towards intention to purchase online”.
Authors: Norhusnaida binti Che Hussain, Siti Mazwita binti Mohd Zamri, Sabrina binti Omar, Zurina binti Abdullah.

3. International Conference on Business, Accounting, Finance, and Economics (BAFE 2016).
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar, Perak, Malaysia, 5th October 2016.
Paper’s title: “M-commerce: The Influencing Usage Factors.
Authors: Norhusnaida binti Che Hussain, Siti Mazwita binti Mohd Zamri, Zurina binti Abdullah.

Dr Nurul Nisa Omar
Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science

Ph.D of Creative Multimedia, Masters of Multimedia (Learning Technologies), Bachelors (Hons) of Creative Multimedia (Media Innovation/ Advertising Design)

Area of Specialisation
New Media & Communication, Multimedia Art Design & Branding, Educational Media & Learning Technologies, Media Planning & PR
Muhammad Shawal bin Abdul Rashid
Head, School of Communication & Technology

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Master of Human Sciences (Communication), Bachelor of Human Sciences (Communication) (Hons)

Area of Specialisation
Media Studies, Media Effects, Journalism, Social Media, & Communication Psychology
Prof Dr Mahadi J Murat
Professor
Qualifications

PhD in Arts (Washington), MA in Interdisciplinary Media Studies (Westminster), Certificate in Creative Arts (Performing Arts and Creative Writing – USM), AMEC Fellowship (BBC Film Studio, Ealing Green, London)

Area of Specialisation
Film Making, Broadcasting and Media Studies
Dr Mohd Fikree bin Hassan
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

PhD (Signal and Systems) (UM)
Master of Engineering (Telecommunications) (UM)
B.Eng. (Hons) Electronics major in Telecommunications (MMU)

Area of Specialisation
Signal and Image Processing, Image Enhancement and Restoration, Human Colour Vision
 
Area of Publications
  1. Hassan, M. F. (2022). A uniform illumination image enhancement via linear transformation in CIELAB color space. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 1-13.
  2. Yin, M., Adam, T., Paramesran, R., & Hassan, M. F. (2022). An ℓ0-overlapping group sparse total variation for impulse noise image restoration. Signal Processing: Image Communication, 102, 116620.
  3. Adam, T., Hassan, M. F., & Paramesran, R. (2021, September). A Study on Staircase Artifacts in Total Variation Image Restoration. In 2021 IEEE International Conference on Signal and Image Processing Applications (ICSIPA) (pp. 83-88). IEEE.
  4. Hassan, M. F., & Paramesran, R. (2021, February). Image Reconstruction from Geometric Moments via Cascaded Digital Filters. In International Conference on mathematical Modelling and Computational Intelligence Techniques (pp. 163-178). Springer, Singapore.
  5. Hassan, M. F. (2021). Color Enhancement Method to Improve the Colors of the Images Perceived by the Elderly People. International Journal of Image and Graphics, 21(01), 2150004.
  6. Hassan, M. F. (2019). Flexible color contrast enhancement method for red-green deficiency. Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, 30(4), 1975-1989.
  7. Hassan, M. F., Paramesran, R., Tanaka, Y., & Tanaka, K. (2018). A method using uniform yellowing pigmentation to model the color perception of the elderly people. Signal, Image and Video Processing, 12(6), 1019-1026.
  8. Kumar, A., Hassan, M. F., & Raveendran, P. (2018). Learning based restoration of Gaussian blurred images using weighted geometric moments and cascaded digital filters. Applied Soft Computing, 63, 124-138.
  9. Hassan, M. F., & Paramesran, R. (2017). Naturalness preserving image recoloring method for people with red–green deficiency. Signal Processing: Image Communication, 57, 126-133.
  10. Hassan, M. F., Kugimiya, T., Tanaka, Y., Tanaka, K., & Paramesran, R. (2015, December). Comparative analysis of the color perception loss for elderly people. In 2015 Asia-Pacific signal and information processing association annual summit and conference (APSIPA) (pp. 1176-1181). IEEE.
Assoc. Prof. Dr Ashley Ng Sok Choo
Associate Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Ph.D (Smart Technology and Robotics Engineering), Master of Science (Artificial Intelligence), BSc. (Hons) (Software Engineering)

Area of Specialisation
Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Optimization
Dr Noor Hafizah Bt Hassan
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications
Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology) Master Science in Information Management Bachelor’s in Business Administration (Honours) International Business
Area of Specialisation
Information Systems
Nur Raihan Binti Abd Rahim
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Master of Science (Statistics), Bachelor of Science (Bioinformatics)

Area of Specialisation
Statistics, Biology
Safrena Noreen Abd Malek
Lecturer, Programme Manager – Masters (Arts & Science)

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Masters of Mass Communication, Bachelor of Mass Communication with Honours (Broadcasting), Diploma in Media and Communication

Area of Specialisation
Media and Communication, Intercultural Communication.
Che Nur Amalina S. binti Che Zainal
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Diploma in Communication and Media Studies, Bachelor of Communication (Hons) in Interpersonal Communication Master of Mass Communication)

Area of Specialisation
Human Communication and Event Management
Caroline Sumathi Selvarajah
Lecturer, Programme Manager – B.Computer Science & B.ITI 

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Master of Computer Science (Software Engineering), Universiti Putra Malaysia. Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) in Computer Science, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Area of Specialisation
Software Engineering, Information Systems
Amina Syarfina Binti Abu Bakar
Lecturer, Programme Manager – B.Professional Communication

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Master of Art & Design (Corporate Branding), UiTM, Bachelor of Arts (Graphic Design) (Hons), Middlesex University, London, Diploma, Graphic Design & Digital Media, UiTM

Area of Specialisation
Art Direction, Brand Management, Interdisciplinary Design, Event Management, Corporate Communications

School of Science & Psychology

Prof. Dr Jasmine Ahmad
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Doctorate in Business Administration (Strategic Management & Marketing) UKM, Master of Public Administration (Public Management), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Bachelor of Science in Management (Marketing and Personnel & Industrial Relations), Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Diploma in Public Administration ITM, Shah Alam

Area of Specialisation
Strategic Management, Service Management and Public Management
Prof Dr Rofina Yasmin Othman
Adjunct Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Doctorate in Plant Molecular Virology
MSc (Virology). University of Malaya, Malaysia
BSc (Honours) Microbiology

Area of Specialisation
Plant Biotechnology for Crop Improvement and Molecular Farming. Biotechnology: Policies, Bioethics and Biosafety. Entrepreneurial strategies for university technology commercilisation.
Assoc. Prof. Dr Mimi Fitriana
Associate Professor

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Phd, Educational Psychology, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) Master’s Degree, Clinical And Counseling Psychology, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Bachelor Of Psychology (Honours), International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)

Area of Specialisation
Testing & Assessment validation, Trauma Recovery, Resiliency, Mental Health, Psycho-pathological Behaviors, Neuro-developmental Disorders, Cyber Psychology, Quality Education.
Dr Ong Chong Boon
Senior Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Ph.D (Biotechnology), MSc. (Biotechnology), BSc. (Industrial Biology), P.Tech (Biotechnology)

Area of Specialisation
Biocatalysis, Enzyme Technology, Fermentation Technology
Dr Abdul Rahim Abdul Rachman
Senior Lecturer, Programme Manager, PhD (Arts & Science)

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Ph.D (Medical Microbiology), Master of Science (Genetic Engineering and Biomolecular Sciences), Bachelor Science Biotechnology

Area of Specialisation
Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Proteomics, Bioinformatics
Dr Asong Joseph
Senior Lecturer, Programme Manager, BSc Psychology 

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

PhD in Psychology by Research
Master’s in Psychology by Research
Bachelor of Psychology with Honours (Industrial and Organisation)

Areas of Specialisation
Alcohol Studies, Community Empowerment, Mental Health, Quality of life, Community-based Intervention, Industrial and Organizational Psychology.

Shahril Efzueni Rozali
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

MSc. (UM), BSc. (Hons) Biotechnology (UM).

Area of Specialisation
Plant Tissue Culture, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Physiology, Horticulture, Plant Breeding.
Hafiz B Hassan
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

BSc Environmental Health (Hons) from UKM, MSc Environmental Quality and Conservation from UPM

Area of Specialisation
Biology, Environmental Science, Epidemiology
Nurul Rashidah binti Mohamed Roseli
Lecturer

Research Impact: Google Scholar

Qualifications

Masters of Science (Counselling)
Bachelor of Science (Human Development)

Area of Specialisation
Counselling, Mental Health, Social Policy
 
Achievements

Best Presenter Award, 4th International Social Development Conference (ISDC) 2021.  

Associate Professor Dr. Adeleke Adekunle Qudus
Associate Professor
Qualifications

Ph.D. Technology, Operation and Logistics Management (Construction / Project Management) – (Universiti Utara Malaysia)
Bachelor of Science (Business Information System) University of East London

Area of Specialisation
Project Management in Construction, Risk Management in Construction, BIM, ICT for Construction Management
Dr Nanthini Jayaram
Senior Lecturer
Qualifications

Ph.D Biotechnology, Master of Biotechnology, Bachelor in Biomedicine (Hons)

Area of Specialisation
Biotechnology