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CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAIL

Name
  Associate Prof. Dr. Jas Laile Suzana Binti Jaafar
Designation
  Associate Professor
Department
  Department of Educational Psychology and Counselling
Faculty
  Faculty of Education
E-mail Address
  laile@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8697-2010
Address(Office)
  Department of Educational Psychology and Counselling, Faculty of Education Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
PHD, LANCASTER UNIVERSITY, UK
MSC(1991) (UK), QUEENS UNIVERSITY OF BELFAST
BA(1986) (UKM), UNIVERSITI KEBANGSAAN MALAYSIA (UKM)
DIPED, UNIVERSITI KEBANGSAAN MALAYSIA (UKM)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION/MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).

The Asian Psychological Association, Past President, 2008-2010, (International)

The Asian Psychological Association, Vice President, 2006-2008, (International)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


Deputy Director Of Research, University Malaya, 01-Dec-12 - 30-Oct-13

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Developmental Psychology (adolescents, child psychology, adulthood, subjective well-being, resilience, malay identity)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Book
 
2013

McCarthy, S., Jaafar, J., Kamal, A., Zubair, A. (2013). Psychology at work in Asia: Proceeds of the 3rd and 4th Asian Psychological Association Conferences and the 4th International Conference on Organizational Psychology. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar, Yahaya Mahamood, Zahari Ishak (2013)(Eds.). Menongkah Arus Globalisasi: Isu-isu Psikologi di Malaysia dan Indonesia. Kuala Lumpur: Jabatan Psikologi Pendidikan dan Kaunseling, UM. 
 
2011

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2011). Psikologi Remaja dan Masalah-masalah Psikososial. Kuala Lumpur: Pearson 
 
2009

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar and Sherri McCarthy (2009) (Eds.),Building Asian Families and Communities in the 21st Century: Selected Proceeds of the 2nd Asian Psychological Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June, 2008. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 

McCarthy, s., Karandashev, V., Stevens, M., Thatcher, A., jaafar, J., Moore, K.,Trapp, A., Brewer, C. (2009) (Eds.), Teaching Psychology Around the World: Volume 2. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 

Mohd Redzuan Othman, Mohd Sidin Md Ishak, Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar, Adrianus Meliala & Sri Murni (2009) (Eds.), Sedekad Hubungan Malaysia dan Indonesia. Shah Alam: Arah Publications 
 
2008

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2008). The World of Child and Adolescent Psychology. Shah Alam: Arah Publications 
 
2002

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2002). Adolescent Psychology. Kuala Lumpur: Prentice-Hall. 

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2002). Child and Adolescent Psychology. Kuala Lumpur: DBP, 2002. 
 
Chapter In Book
 
2014

Jas laile Jaafar, Jamal Ismuni, Yoo Fei, Zahir Ahmad, Muhammad Saiful Haq Hussin (2014). A Preliminary Analysis on the Resilience and Subjective Well-Being of the Malaysian Adolescents. In Pak Shen Li (Ed.). Recent Trends in Social and Behaviour Sciences. pp. 251-253. CRC Press 
 
2013

Jas Laile Jaafar, Jamal Ismuni, Yoo Fei, Khairudin Che Tak, Bagus Takwin, Yogi Suprayogi Sugandi (2013). What makes Malaysians and Indonesians happy? Further analyses of happiness indicators. In S.McCarthy, J.Jaafar, A. Kamal and A.Zubair (Eds.), Psychology at Work in Asia, pp 444-456. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 

Raj, K., Raj, N., McCarthy, S., Estaur, M., Stone, A., Campbell, T., Darshini, S., Puri, E., Reif, M., Muhammad, H. & Jafaar, J. (2012). Views on National Security: South and Southeast Asia. Chapter 19 in Malley-Morrison, K. et al (eds.) International perspectives on governmental aggression. New York: Springer. 

Campbell, M., Jones, J., Estuar, R., McCarthy, S., Puri, E., Reif, M., Shah, D., Muhamad, H., Raj, N., Jaafar, J. (2013). Perspectives on achieving peace and reconciliation. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation. pp. 581-604. New York: Springer 

Jones, J., Diehnelt, E.E., Shahane, A., Puri, E., Shah, D., Estuar, R., McCarthy, S., Reif, M., Muhamad, H., Raj, N., Jaafar, J.(2013). Definitions of peace and reconciliation in South and Southeast Asia. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, & G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation.pp. 107-116. New York: Springer 

Nou, L., Rashid, J., Dubbs, W., Muhamad, H., Estuar, R., Jones, J., Reif, M., McCarthy, S., Jaafar, J., Shah, D., Raj, N., & Puri, E. (2013). Perspectives of apology and reconciliation in South and Southeast Asia. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation. pp. 395-410. New York: Springer. 

Campbell, M., Jones, J., Estuar, R., McCarthy, S., Puri, E., Reif, M., Shah, D., Muhamad, H., Raj, N., & Jaafar, J. (2013). Perspectives on achieving peace and reconciliation. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation, pp. 581-604. New York: Springer. 

Nou, L., Rashid, J., Dubbs, W., Muhamad, H., Estuar, R., Jones, J., Reif, M., McCarthy, S. Jaafar, J., Shah, D. Raj, N., & Puri, E. (2013). Perspectives of Apology and reconciliation in South and Southeast Asia. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation, pp. 395-410. New York: Springer. 

Estuar, R., Canoy, N., Japa D., Jones, J., McCarthy, S., Puri, E., Reif, D., Muhamad, H., Raj, N., Jaafar, J. (2013). Perspectives on protest in South and Southeast Asia. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation. pp. 247-262. New York: Springer 

Jones, J., Diehnelt, E. E., Shahane, A., Puri, E., Shah, D., Estuar, R., McCarthy, S., Reif, M., Muhamad, Jones, J., Diehnelt, E. E., Shahane, A., Puri, E., Shah, D., Estuar, R., McCarthy, S., Reif, M., Muhamad, H., Raj, N., &Jaafar, J. (2013). Definitions of peace and reconciliation in South and Southeast Asia. In K. Malley-Morrison, A. Mercurio, G. Twose (Eds.), International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation, pp. 107-116. New York: Springer. 

Ma, J.J., Estuar, R. E., McCarthy,S., Puri, E., Reif, M., Flores, L., Raj, N., Rose, D., Shah, D., Muhamad, H., Jaafar, J. (2013). Definitions of war, torture, and terrorism in South and Southeast Asia. In K. Malley-Morrison et al. (Eds.). International Handbook of War, Torture, and Terrorism. Springer.pp.133-144. 
 
2009

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar, Sherri McCarthy (2009). Teaching Psychology in Asia: Historical Roots and Modern Practices. In S. McCarthy, V.Karandashev, M. Stevens, A.Thatcher, J.Jaafar, K.Moore, A.Trapp, C.Brewer (Eds.), Teaching Psychology Around the World: Volume 2.p. 186-211. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 

Jaafar, J., Muhamad, H., Che Tak, K., Afiatin, T., Sugandi, Y. (2009). The Level of Happiness of Malaysians and Indonesians. In J.Jaafar and S.McCarthy (Eds.), Building Asian Families and Communities in the 21st Century: Selected Proceeds of the 2nd Asian Psychological Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June, 2008., p. 294-303. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 

Jaafar, J., McCarthy, S., Muhamad, H. (2009). Malaysia: Faith, Tolerance and Adat. In K.Malley- Morrison (Ed.),State Violence and the Right to Peace. Santa Barbara,California: Praeger Series 

Jas Laile Jaafar, Haslina Muhamad, Khairudin Che Tak, Tina Afiatin, Yogi Suprayogi Sugandi (2009). Indeks kebahagiaan orang Malaysia dan Indonesia: Satu laporan awal. Dalam Mohd Redzuan Othman, Mohd Sidin Md Ishak, Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar, Adrianus Meliala, & Sri Murni (Eds.), Sedekad Hubungan Malaysia dan Indonesia. hlm 299-309. Shah Alam: Arah Publications 
 
2008

Jaafar, J., McCarthy, S., Wibowo, I., and Afiatin, T. (2007).The relationship of sex guilt and moral reasoning to premarital sex in adolescents from a Moslem country. In A.L.Comunian and R. Roth (Eds.), International Perspectives in Psychology, pp. 73-78. Aachen: Shaker Verlag. 
 
2006

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar and Masnona Abdul Kadir (2006). The psychological effects of the Internet to the adolescents . In Mohd. Fauzi Yaacob (ed.), Malaysia: Menangani Perubahan dan Pembangunan (Handling the Changes and Development), pp. 87-110. 
 
2005

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar ((2005). Religiosity and motivations for engaging in premarital sex among Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents. Roziah Omar and Sivamurugan Pandian (eds.), The Social Issues of Malaysia. The Social Institute of Malaysia, pp. 27-40 
 
2004

Jaafar, J., Kolodinsky, P., McCarthy, S., and Schroder, V. (2004). The impact of cultural norms and values on moral judgment of Malay and American adolescents: A brief report . In B.N.,Setiadi, A. Supratiknya, W.J., Lonner, and Y.H. Poortinga. Ongoing Themes in Psychology and Culture. Selected papers from the Sixteenth International Congress of the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, The International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, pp. 399-414. 
 
1993

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (1993). Working mothers: Myths or facts? In Wan Rafaei Abdul Rahman, Habibah Elias, Malini Ratnasingam (Eds.), Psikologi dan Budaya Kerja (Psychology and Work Culture). Bangi: Persatuan Psikologi Malaysia. page 162-179. 
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2014

Jaafar,J. L.,Ahmad,Z.,Hussin,M.H.S., Ismuni, J., Fei,Y. (2014). A preliminary analysis on the resilience and subjective well-being of the Malaysian adolescents. Recent Trends in Social and Behaviour Sciences-Lumban Gaol et al (Eds), pp 251-253 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2013

Owe, E., Vignoles, V.L., Becker, M., Jaafar, J.L., and collaborators (2013). Contextualism as an important facet of individualism-collectivism: Personhood beliefs across 37 national groups. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 44 (1), 24-45. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Jamal Ismuni, Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar & Yoo Fei (2012). Hubungan antara perapatan keibubapaan dengan status identiti remaja Melayu. Jurnal Pengajian Melayu, Jilid 23, 85-98. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2012

Swami, V., Jaafar, J. (2012). Factor structure of the Body Appreciation Scale among Indonesian women and men: Further evidence of a two-factor solution in a non- western population. Body Image, 9(4), 539-542 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Jas Laile Jaafar, Mohd Awang Idris, Jamal Ismuni, Yoo Fei, Salinah Jaafar, Zahir Ahmad, Mohammad Raduan Mohd Ariff, Bagus Takwin, Yogi Suprayogi Sugandi (2012). The sources of happiness to the Malaysians and Indonesians: Data from a smaller nation. Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 65, December, 574- 581. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Demir, M., Jaafar, J., Bilyk, N., Mohammad Raduan Mohd Ariff (2012). Social Skills, Friendship and Happiness: A Cross-cultural Investigation. The Journal of Social Psychology, 152 (3), 379-385. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2011

Swami, V., Chamorro-Premuzic, T., Mastor, K., Siran, F.H., Mohammad Said, M.M., Jaafar, J., Sinniah, D., & Pillai, S.K. (2011). Celebrity worship among university students in Malaysia: A methodological contribution to the Celebrity Attitude Scale. European Psychologist, Vol. 16 (4), 334-342 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2010

Swami, V., Frederick, D.A., Jaafar, J., and collaborators (2010). The attractive female body weight and female body dissatisfaction in 26 countries across 10 world regions: Results of the International Body Project 1. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 36 (3), 309-325. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

McCarthy, s., de Souza, L., Jaafar, J. (2010).Rites of Passage: A comparison of US, Malaysians and Brazilians adolescents. Journal of US-China Education Review, Vol. 7, No. 11. 
 
2009

Muhamad, H., Jaafar, J. (2009). The relationship of personality to subjective well-being in Malaysian youths. International Psychology Bulletin, Vol. 13, No. 1, 10-15. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Muhamad, H., Jaafar, J. (2009). The relationship of personality to subjective well-being in Malaysian youths. International Psychology Bulletin, Vol. 13, No. 1, 10-15. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2008

Jaafar, J., & McCarthy, S. (2008). Psychology education in Malaysia. International Journal of Psychology, Vol. 43, Issue 3-4, 24. 

Jaafar, J., Wibowo, I., and Afiatin, T. (2006). The relationship between religiosity and youth culture, and premarital sex among Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents. Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development, Vol. 16, No.2, December 2006, 5-18. 

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar and Haslina Muhammad (2008). The effect of media to the sexual activity of the adolescents who engage in premarital sex. In Mohd. Fauzi Yaacob (Ed.) Malaysia: Social Transformation and Changes. pp. 95-104, Shah Alam: Arah Publications. 

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar dan Khairudin Che Tak (2008). Takat kebahagiaan dan harga kendiri orang Melayu. Manusia dan Masyarakat, Vol. 16, 180-192. 
 
2005

Schmitt, D., Jaafar, J. and collaborators (2005). Simultaneous administration of the Rosenberg Self Esteem Scale in 53 nations: Exploring the universal and culture-specific features of global self-esteem. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 89 (4), Oktober 2005, 623-642. 

Schmitt, D., Jaafar, J., and collaborators (2005). Is short term mating the maladaptive result of insecure attachment? A test of competing evolutionary perspectives. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31 (6), 747-768. 
 
2004

Jaafar, J. (2004). Religiosity and motivations for having premarital sex among adolescents from a Moslem country. International Journal of Psychology, Vol. 39, Issue 5-6, 415 

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2004). How the Islamic teachings and traditional norms affect the moral judgment of the Malays . The Malaysian Journal of Social Administration, Vol. 3 (1), March, 21-38. 

Schmitt, D., Jaafar, J. and collaborators, (2004). Patterns and universals of adult romantic attachment across 62 cultural regions: Are models of self and other pancultural constructs? Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology, 35, 367-402 

Schmitt, D., Jaafar, J., and collaborators (2004). Patterns and universals of mate poaching across 53 nations: The effects of sex, culture, and personality and romantically attracting another person's partner. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Vol. 86 (4), April, 560-584. 
 
2003

Schmitt, D., Jaafar, J. and collaborators (2003). Are men universally more dismissing than women? Gender differences in romantic attachment across 62 cultural regions. Personal Relationships, 10 (3), Sept 2003, 307- 331. 

Schmitt, D., Jaafar, J., and collaborators (2003). Universal sex differences in the desire for sexual variety: Tests from 52 nations, 6 continents, and 13 islands. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 85 (1), July 2003, 85-104 
 
2002

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2002/03). The characteristics of the Malay adolescents moral dilemma: A brief report. Manusia dan Masyarakat (Man and Society), 13, 156-166 
 
2000

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (2000). The runaways' self concept. Manusia dan Masyarakat (Man and Society), 12, 104-120. 
 
1999

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (1999). The moral reasoning of Malay teenagers and their parents. Sarjana, 16, 126-144 
 
1992

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (1992). Effects of maternal employment on Malay adolescents' self concept. Manusia dan Masyarakat, 7, 80-89. 

Jas Laile Suzana Jaafar (1992). Critique on Piaget's theory: Egocentrism. Jurnal Psikologi Malaysia, 8, 111- 128. 
 
Proceeding
 
2012

Jas Laile Jaafar, Mohd Awang Idris, Jamal Ismuni, Yoo Fei, Salinah Jaafar, Zahir Ahmad, Muhammad Raduan Mohd Ariff, Bagus Takwin,& Yogi Suprayogi Sugandi (2012). The sources of happiness to the Malaysian and Indonesians: Data from a Smaller Nation. Proceedings of the International Congress on Interdisciplinary Business and Social Science 2012, 1-2 December, Jakarta, Indonesia. pp. 574-581. Elsevier. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2008

Jas Laile Jaafar, Haslina Muhamad, Tina Afiatin, Yogi Suprayogi Sugandi (2008). The Index of Happiness of the Malaysian and Indonesian People. Asia in Transformation: Exploring New Values in Asia, Proceedings Vol. 1, Posco TJ Park Foundation and POSRI Forum, page 1-15. 
 
Others
 
2006

Jaafar, J., Wibowo, I., and Afiatin, T. (2006). Sex guilt and moral reasoning of the Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents who engage in premarital sex Paper presented at The First Convention of Asian Psychological Association, August 18-20, 2006 in Bali, Indonesia 

McCarthy, S., Jaafar, J., Wibowo, I., and Afiatin, T. (2006). The relationship of sex guilt and moral reasoning to premarital sex in adolescents from a Moslem country. Paper presented at the International Council of Psychologist, 64th Convention, July 13-13, 2006 in Koz, Greece 
 
2005

Jaafar, J., Wibowo, I., and Afiatin, T. (2005). Religiosity and motivations for engaging in premarital sex among Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents. Paper presented at the 1st Congress of the Asian Council of Psychologist, Jakarta, 14-16 August, 2005. 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).

Measuring resiliency of the Malaysian adolescents in facing the global transformation, Principal Investigator(PI), 27/03/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), 26/12/2014

Malay Identities in Social Media, Principal Investigator(PI), 30/10/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), 30/10/2015

Malay identities in the social medias, -ketua sub program, 2013-2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

What makes us happy? A further analyses on the happiness indicators of the Malaysians and Indonesians, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011-2012, HIR

Identity motives and culture (with Assoc Prof Maja Becker, University of Sussex), Co-Investigator, 2010-2011, no funding, International

INDIKATOR KESEJAHTERAAN SUBJEKTIF : SATU ANALISIS FOCUS GROUP GOLONGAN DEWASA DI MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 26/01/2010, no funding, 26/05/2011

Happiness indicators of the Malaysian adults: Phase 2, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010-2011, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), National

Sociocultural attitude toward appearance (with Dr Swami, University of Westminster), Co-Investigator, 2010, 0, International

Indikator kesejahteraan subjektif: Satu analisis focus group golongan dewasa di Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010-2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

DATING DI KALANGAN REMAJA MELAYU, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/04/2010, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 14/04/2011

KOMUNIKASI IBU BAPA-ANAK-ANAK DAN HUBUNGANNYA DENGAN KONSEP KENDIRI REMAJA, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/04/2010, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 14/04/2011

HUBUNGAN ANTARA PERAPATAN KEIBUBAPAAN DENGAN STATUS IDENTITI REMAJA MELAYU, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/11/2010, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 31/10/2011

HAPPINESS INDICATORS OF THE MALAYSIAN ADULTS:PHASE 2, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/04/2010, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 14/04/2011

Friendship and Happiness Across Nations (with Dr. Demir, University of Northern Arizona), Co-Investigator, 2009-2010, 0, International

International Body Image Project (with Viren Swami, Reader, Univ. of Westminster), Co-Investigator, 2008-2010, no funding, International

State violence and the right to peace: An international survey of the -views of ordinary people (with Prof Sherri McCarthy, Northern Arizona University), Co-Investigator, 2008-2009, no funding, International

Adolescent Psychology, Co-Investigator, 2008, 

DATING DI KALANGAN REMAJA MELAYU, Co-Investigator, 19/12/2008, , 18/12/2009

SOKONGAN KELUARGA DAN HUBUNGANNYA DENGAN PEMBENTUKAN KONSEP KENDIRI REMAJA, Co-Investigator, 19/12/2008, , 18/12/2009

MALINGSIA DAN INDONESIAL : PERSEPSI MAHASISWA MALAYSIA DAN INDONESIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/03/2008, , 30/04/2010

Child Psychology, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008, 

Title ; The psychological and social contextof Malaysian adolescents who engage in premarital Co-Researcher ; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Suriati Ghazali (USM) Pn. Haslina Muhammad (UM) Funding ; Fundamental UM, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008, 

Title ; The personality and sexual attitudes of the Malaysian teenagers Co-Researcher ; Pn. Haslina Muhamad (UM), Principal Investigator(PI), 2008, 

Title ; Rites of passage of the adolescents Co- Researcher ; Prof McCarthy (NAU), Co-Investigator, 2008, no funding, International

Title ; International Sexuality Description II, Co- Researcher ; Prof Schmitt (Bradley), Co-Investigator, 2008, no funding, International

Adulthood and Aging, Co-Investigator, 2008, 

THE INDEX OF HAPPINESS OF THE MALAYSIAN AND INDONESIAN PEOPLE, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/05/2007, , 01/05/2009

THE INDEX OF HAPPINESS OF THE MALAYSIAN PEOPLE, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/08/2007, , 31/12/2009

GAYA KEIBUBAPAAN DAN STRATEGI DAYA TINDAK REMAJA MISKIN, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/12/2007, , 30/11/2008

The Index of Happiness of the Malaysian and Indonesian People, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2008, POSCO TJ Park Foundation, International

The index of happiness of the Malaysian people, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

The relationship of moral reasoning to premarital sex among Malaysian adolescents, Principal Investigator(PI), 2005-2005, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

The relationship between religiosity and youth culture to premarital sex among Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004-2005, SEASREP, Toyota Foundation, International

Comparisons of moral judgments among the US, Malays, and Russian adolescents, Co-Investigator, 2003-2004, 0, International

A closer look at the psychological aspects of adolescent sexual activity, Principal Investigator(PI), 2003-2003, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

The moral reasoning of the Malay families, Principal Investigator(PI), 2001-2001, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

The characteristics of the Malay adolescents' moral dilemma, Principal Investigator(PI), 2000-2000, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

The moral reasoning of the Malay adolescents, Principal Investigator(PI), 1999-1999, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

The runaways' self concept, Co-Investigator, 1994-1995, Ministry of Unity, National

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).

Scientific Committee for International Council of Psychologist Congress, Cape Town, Scientific Committee, 2011-2012, International Council of Psychologist

Referee untuk kenaikan pangkat, Referee, 2011-2011, UKM

Advisor for the International Conference of Social Sciences, Economics and Arts, Advisor, 2011-2011, Indonesian Students Association-Univ Kebangsaan Malaysia

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Invited Seminar

-invited guest-, International Conference of Moral Science, 05 Aug 2002 to 09 Aug 2002, The Institute of Moralogy, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan., (International)
 
Invited Speaker

Resilience and subjective well-being of the Malaysian adolescents: An exploratory study, The International Conference on Psychology of Resilience, 22 Sep 2011 to 22 Sep 2011, University of Indonesia, (International)
 
Event Organiser

-President Elect- (organizer), The 2nd Convention of Asian Psychological Association, 27 Jun 2008 to 28 Jun 2008, Asian Psychological Association, (International)
 
Oral

The sources of happiness to the Malaysians and Indonesians: Data from a smaller nation, International Congress on Interdisciplinary Business and Social Sciences 2012, 01 Dec 2012 to 02 Dec 2012, ICIBSoS, (International)

Resilience and subjective well-being of the Malaysian adolescents, Asian Association of Indigenous Cultural Psychology Conference, 20 Dec 2012 to 22 Dec 2012, Asian Association of Indigenous Cultural Psychology, (International)

Developmental changes in imaginary audience among Malaysian adolescents, The 9th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, 28 Aug 2011 to 31 Jul 2011, The Asian Association of Social Psychology, (International)

Identity statuses of the Malay adolescents, The 9th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, 28 Aug 2011 to 31 Jul 2011, The Asian Association of Social Psychology, (International)

Measuring happiness of the Malaysians: A qualitative analyses, The 9th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, 28 Jul 2011 to 31 Jul 2011, The Asian Association of Social Psychology, (International)
 
Presenter

A preliminary analysis on the resilience and subjective well-being of the Malaysian adolescents, International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Science 2013 (ICIBoS 2013), 04 Nov 2013 to 05 Nov 2013, International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Science 2013 (ICIBoS 2013), (International)

Cultural and individual flexibility in Malay adolescents' moral reasoning., Second International Conference on Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 06 Jun 2000 to 10 Jun 2000, Elsevier Science, (International)

Cross cultural comparison of adolescent moral reasoning of Malay, U.S., and Russian youth, The 28th International Congress of Psychology, 08 Aug 2004 to 13 Aug 2004, International Council of Psychologist, (International)

Religiosity and motivations for having premarital sex among adolescents from a Moslem country, The 28th International Congress of Psychology, 08 Aug 2004 to 13 Aug 2004, International Council of Psychologist, (International)

Does psychological well-being differ by identity statuses? A preliminary study on the Malaysian adolescents, The 10th ISQOLS International Conference, 08 Dec 2010 to 12 Dec 2010, ISQOLS, (International)

Happiness Indicators of the Indonesians and Malaysians Revisited, The 10th ISQOLS International Conference, 08 Dec 2010 to 12 Dec 2010, ISQOLS, (International)

The sources of happiness to the Malaysians: Data from a non-Western sample, The 10th International Society of Quality of Life Studies International Conference, 08 Dec 2010 to 12 Dec 2010, International Society of Quality of Life Studies, (International)

Cognitive Processes: The Moral Reasoning of Malay Adolescents and Their Parents, International Seminar on Learning and Motivation: Insights from Multiple Perspectives, 08 Oct 2001 to 10 Oct 2001, IKRAK, Universiti Utara Malaysia, (International)

The relationship of sex guilt and moral reasoning to premarital sex in adolescents from a Moslem country, International Council of Psychologist, the 64th Convention, 10 Jul 2006 to 13 Jul 2006, International Council of Psychologist, (International)

The relationship of personality and self-esteem to subjective well-being in Malaysian adolescents, International Council of Psychologists, the 65th Convention, 11 Aug 2007 to 14 Aug 2007, International Council of Psychologists, (International)

"Malingsia and Indonsial": The Perception of University Students on the Malaysia-Indonesia Bilateral Relationships, The 9th Conference of the Asia Pacific Sociological Association, 13 Jun 2009 to 15 Jun 2009, The Asia Pacific Sociological Association, (International)

Religiosity and motivations for engaging in premarital sex among Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents, The First Congress of the Asian Council of Psychologist, 14 Aug 2005 to 16 Aug 2005, Universitas Indonesia, (International)

The impact of cultural norms and values on the moral judgment of the Malays and American adolescents., The XVI Congress of the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology: Unity in Diversity, Enhancing a Peaceful World., 15 Jul 2002 to 19 Jul 2002, International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, (International)

The relationship between religiosity and youth culture to premarital sex among Malaysian and Indonesia adolescents, International Council of Psychologist Convention, 16 Jul 2005 to 20 Jul 2005, International Council of Psychologist, (International)

Happiness Index of the Malaysians and Indonesians: An Early Report (Indeks kebahagiaan orang Malaysia dan Indonesia: Satu laporan awal), Fifty Years of Independence Conference: Bilateral Relationship between Malaysia and Indonesia (Persidangan 50 Tahun Merdeka: Hubungan Malaysia Indonesia, 17 Jul 2007 to 21 Jul 2007, Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, (International)

Sex guilt and moral reasoning of the Malaysian and Indonesian adolescents who engage in premarital sex, The First Convention of Asian Psychological Association, 18 Aug 2006 to 20 Aug 2006, Asian Psychological Association, (International)

What makes you happy? A further analysis on the happiness indicators of Malaysian and Indonesian adults, The Asian Conference on the Social Sciences, 18 Jun 2010 to 21 Jun 2010, International Academic Forum, (International)

Hubungan antara religiusitas dan budaya remaja terhadap hubungan sex pra nikah pada remaja Malaysia dan Indonesia, Kongres Ikatan Psikologi Sosial, 21 May 2005 to 23 May 2005, Ikatan Psikologi Sosial Indonesia, (International)

The subjective well-being of Malay adolescents, The 7th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, 25 Jul 2007 to 28 Jul 2007, Asian Association of Social Psychology, (International)

Rites of Passage: A comparison of US, Brazilian and Malaysian adolescents, The XIX International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology Conference, 27 Jul 0008 to 31 Jul 2008, International Association of Cross Cultural Psychology, (International)

The level of happiness of Malaysians and Indonesians, The 2nd Convention of Asian Psychological Association, 27 Jun 2008 to 28 Jun 2008, Asian Psychological Association, (International)

Attitudes toward peace of Brazilians, Russians and Malaysians: Comparing views, The XXXII InterAmerican Congress of Psychology, 28 Jun 2009 to 02 Jul 2009, InterAmerican Society of Psychology, (International)
 
Others

Psychology II, 2014 Asia Pacific Social Science Conference, 08 Jan 2014 to 10 Jan 2014, Asia-Pacific Education and Research Association, (International)

SUPERVISION

 
Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Zaitol Salleh, Gaya keibubapaan ibu bapa dan strategi daya tindak remaja dalam keluarga miskin, 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Asbah Razali, Komunikasi anak-ibu bapa dan hubungannya dengan konsep kendiri remaja, 2008/2009

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Suhana Saad, Etnisiti dan penyertaan politik: Kajian kes di Hulu Langat, Selangor, 2004/2005

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Tati Rukminijati, Bidang politik individu mutakhir: Kajian kes di Jawa Barat, 2000/2001

Masters Degree, Khairudin Che Tak, Takat kebahagiaan dan harga kendiri orang Melayu, 2004/2005

Masters Degree, Haslina Muhamad, The applicability of Big Five Inventory to the Malays, 2004/2005

Masters Degree, Neo Shu Min, Tingkahlaku main di kalangan kanak-kanak prasekolah, 1993/1994

Ongoing

Masters Degree, Che Maliki Che Ngah, Dating di kalangan remaja Melayu, 2008/2009

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Khairudin Che Tak, Dimensi kebahagiaan golongan dewasa Melayu, 2010/2011

Masters Degree, Jamal Ismuni, Hubungan antara perapatan keibubapaan dengan status identiti remaja Melayu, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Yoo Fei, Status idientiti dan imaginary audience, 2010/2011

Masters Degree, Abdul Manan Bin Man, Sikap dan Kebimbangan Matematik, 2013/2014

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Fariba Dezhban, Operational drivers and psychological effects of fatique among Iranian pilots and air traffic controllers and its implications for safety in aviation, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Afida Mohamad Dahari, Kesedaran membaca di kalangan murid-murid Linus (Tahun 1) di daerah Klang, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Atikah Mohd Tahir, Kesediaan menulis: Integrasi visual-motor (VMI) dalam kalangan kanak-kanak prasekolah, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Gao Xi, Learning styles preference of international CFL students in China, 2013/2014

Masters Degree, Lim Yun Ying, The relationships between parental involvement and preschoolers learning achievement in KL, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Heng Swee Chin, Penggunaan internet dan kepuasan hidup golongan remaja, 2012/2013

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


First Degree

CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 1998/1999(2), 173, 4

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 1998/1999(2), 93, 8

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 1999/2000(1), 36, 4

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 1999/2000(1), 8, 3

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 1999/2000(2), 91, 6

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 1999/2000(2), 66, 6

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2000/2001(1), 56, 5

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2000/2001(1), 50, 6

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2000/2001(2), 72, 5

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2000/2001(2), 30, 5

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2001/2002(1), 54, 5

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2001/2002(1), 73, 6

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2001/2002(2), 46, 4

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2001/2002(2), 112, 6

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2002/2003(1), 50, 5

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2002/2003(1), 91, 6

Child Psychology, 2003/2004(1), 65, 5

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2004/2005(1), 49, 5

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2004/2005(1), 46, 5

ADOLESCENT AND PSYCHOSOCIAL PROBLEMS, 2004/2005(2), 13, 3

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2004/2005(2), 67, 5

ADOLESCENT AND PSYCHOSOCIAL PROBLEMS, 2005/2006(2), 16, 3

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2005/2006(1), 54, 5

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2005/2006(1), 59, 5

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2005/2006(2), 38, 4

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2006/2007(1), 49, 3

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2006/2007(1), 43, 2

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2007/2008(2), 14, 3

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2007/2008(1), 73, 2

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2007/2008(1), 65, 2

ADOLESCENT AND PSYCHOSOCIAL PROBLEMS, 2007/2008(2), 34, 2

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2007/2008(2), 14, 2

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 98, 2

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 92, 2

ADOLESCENT AND PSYCHOSOCIAL PROBLEMS, 2008/2009(2), 32, 2

PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULTHOOD, 2008/2009(2), 96, 2

CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 84, 2

ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 64, 2

DISCIPLINE, DEVIANCE AND DELINQUENCY, 2010/2011(2), 30, 3

MENTAL HEALTH AND ADJUSTMENT, 2011/2012(2), 30, 3

ADULT DEVELOPMENT, 2011/2012(2), 30, 3

DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 30, 3

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY, 2011/2012(1), 30, 3

MENTAL HEALTH AND ADJUSTMENT, 2012/2013(2), 30, 3

DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY, 2011/2012(1), 30, 3

CHILD DEVELOPMENT, 2011/2012(1), 40, 6

ADULT DEVELOPMENT, 2012/2013(2), 30, 3

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity).

To review articles for Interpersona: An International Journal on Personal Relationships, Article In Journal

To review articles for Sarjana, FSSS, Article In Journal

Chief Editor for Manusia dan Masyarakat, Dept. of Anthropology and Sociology, Article In Journal

Reviewed and edited Zafar Afaq Ansari, Noraini M.Noor and amber Haque, Contemporary Issues in Malaysian Psychology. Thompson Asia Pte Ltd, Book

Advisor and paper reviewer for International Conference on Social Science, Economics and Arts (ICSSEA) 2011, National University of Malaysia, Bangi., Abstracts

Incharged of reviewing abstracts to be accepted for 30th International Congress of Psychology, Cape Town, Africa, 22-27 July 2012, Abstracts

Reviewer of paper titled Risk and Protective Factors of Apostasy among Muslim Adolescents in Malaysia for the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion., Article In Journal

Reviewed and edited Sally Stabb and Sherri McCarthy, Psychology of Women Quarterly. Sage Publishing., Book