Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. ABDUL SAMAD BIN ABDUL GHANI


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Acting Deputy Dean, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 19/09/2019 to 30/11/2019
  • Deputy Dean of Research and Development, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2018 to 17/04/2019
  • Deputy Dean of Research and Development, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2016 to 31/07/2018
  • Deputy Dean of Research and Development, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2014 to 31/07/2016
  • Deputy Dean of Research, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/07/2014 to 31/07/2014
  • Deputy Dean of Research, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 14/11/2012 to 30/06/2014
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Rayuan Pemilihan Majlis Perwakilan Pelajar Universiti Malaya sesi 2013/2014, University Malaya, 20/11/2013 to 28/11/2013
  • Deputy Dean, Faculty, 01/04/2008 to 14/07/2008
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD, UNDANG-UNDANG, LEEDS UNIVERSITY, LEEDS, UK
  • LLM, UNDANG-UNDANG, ABERYSTWYTH UNIVERSITY
  • LLB, UNDANG-UNDANG, LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY, LIVERPOOL, UK
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Cyber Law, Privacy, Defamation and free speech, law and governance, drug rehabilitation
  • Research Interest
  • Cyber laws
  • Defamation
  • Privacy and surveillance
  • Punishment and rehabilitation of drug users
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • LXEB3101 - Jurisprudence, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXGB6102 - Sociology of Crime and Criminal Behavior(Sosiologi Jenayah & Kelakuan Jenayah), Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXGB6108 - Victimology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Book Chapter
    2005
    • Tort, in Survey of Malaysian Law 2005. Faculty of Law, University of Malaya; Kuala Lumpur. 2005. pp. 277-285
    2000
    • (with Norchaya Talib) Tort and Defamation, Survey of Malaysia Law 2000, University of Malaya Press, 2000, pp 453-524
    1999
    • Tort, Survey of Malaysian Law 1999, U.M.Press, Kuala Lumpur, pgs 467-514
    1998
    • Tort, Survey of Malaysian Law 1998,U.M.Press, Kuala Lumpur, pgs 344-374
    1997
    • (with Sharon Kaur), Tort, Survey of Malaysian Law 1997,U.M.Press, Kuala Lumpur, pgs 409-462
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Researching on the impact of drug laws and the criminal justice system on the rehabilitation of drug users in Malaysia, 2008
  • Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Ten Years Of Regulating The Communications, Content And Media Industry In Malaysia: An Assessment Of The Current Regulatory Framework , Consultant, 2007 (National)
  • SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Lecture (syarahan): "Tanggungan Sivil" {Civil Liabilities) - Kursus Asas Siasatan Jenayah 2012. Royal Malaysian Police College (Maktab PDRM)Kuala Lumpur. 22/3/201314.30pm., 22/03/2012 to 22/03/2012
    AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • KHIDMAT SETIA 20 AWARD, , 2012
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • KAJIAN PERSEPSI RASA SELAMAT DI KALANGAN MASYARAKAT OLEH BADAN BEBAS, POLIS DIRAJA MALAYSIA & KEMENTERIAN DALAM NEGERI, 01/12/2020 to 01/12/2021 (National)
    • Facilitator for Faculty of Law Academic Staff Retreat, Nilai Spring Resort, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan , Faculty of Law , 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2012 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    INVITED SPEAKER
  • Workshop on Personal Data Protection Act 2010, Malaysian Conference on Information Systems (MCIS 2013) , 16/02/2013 to 16/02/2013, Labuan School of International Business and Finance Universiti Malaysia Sabah.  (National)
  • PRESENTER
  • A COMPARATIVE DISCUSSION ON THE PROPOSED INDONESIAN OMNIBUS LAW ON JOB CREATION FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF MALAYSIAN EMPLOYMENT LAWS, OMNIBUS LAW OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES: TOWARDS ENTREPRENEURS AND LABOUR: COMPARATIVE REVIEW , 27/06/2020 to 27/06/2020, FAKULTAS HUKUM, UNIVERSITAS ISLAM SULTAN AGUNG (UNISSULA). SEMARANG, INDONESIA (International)
  • Malaysian Laws on Anti-Human Trafficking and Anti-Corruption, Joint seminar - Anti-Human Trafficking and Anti-Corruption Law Faculty of Law, University Malaya and Faculty of Law, Thammasat University, Bangkok, 11/08/2015 to 11/08/2015, Faculty of Law, University Malaya. (University)
  • PARTICIPATIVE GOVERNANCE AND THE PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION ACT 2010 , THE UUM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON GOVERNANCE 2014 (ICG 2014), 29/11/2014 to 30/11/2014, INSTITUTE FOR GOVERNANCE AND INNOVATION STUDIES, UNIVERSITI UTARA MALAYSIA  (International)
  • Constitutional Law , Chulalongkorn University Student Visit , 26/08/2014 to 26/01/2015, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya (University)
  • Pemulihan dan Rawatan dibawah Undang-Undang: Beberapa Permasalahan dan Cadangan Penambahbaikan , Bengkel Undang-Undang PEMADAM Kedua, 2007. , 02/06/2007 to 02/06/2007, PEMADAM KEBANGSAAN (National)
  • Country Report: Malaysia 2007 (with Dato M. Shafee Abdullah, Zalina Abdul Halim and Malik Imtiaz Sarwar), , South East Asia Media Defence Litigation Conference.A Legal Defence Programme For Southeast Asia., 21/05/2007 to 23/05/2007 (International)
  • Enforcement Agencies Powers of Surveillance: The Need For Governance , University of Malaya Griffith University International Conference: Criminal Justice: Malaysian and International Aspects , 22/01/2007 to 25/01/2007, Faculty of Law,University of Malaya and Faculty of Law,Griffith University  (International)
  • A Socio-Legal Research on Personal Data Protection and Privacy Practices of Malaysian Organisations, Qualitative Research Association of Malaysia: Seminar Kebangsaan Kedua Penyelidikan Kualitatif 2006, 02/09/2006 to 03/09/2006, Qualitative Research Association of Malaysia (National)
  • A Report On Legal Information In Malaysia; and Effective Management Of The Alin Partner Website., 2006 ALIN Workshop for ALIN Partner Website Administrators: Systematic Exchange of Asia Legal Information , 29/06/2006, Asian Legal Information Network, Korea Legislation Research Institute, Seoul, South Korea  (International)
  • Protecting Information Privacy in Cyberspace: A Theoretical Perspective on the Role and Function of Law in Governance Network, Second Malaysian Research Group Annual Conference, 27/09/2003, Malaysian Research Group, UK  (International)
  • OTHERS
  • Mediation Skills Training Workshop, Mediation Skills Training Workshop, 07/09/2015 to 11/09/2015, Bar Council Mediation Centre  (National)
  • LOCAL AUTHORITIES' AND SOCIETY'S ROLE IN ADDRESSING SOCIAL ILLS, ILKAP NATIONAL LAW CONRERENCE, 11/11/2014 to 12/11/2014, JUDICIAL AND LEGAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (ILKAP) (National)