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DR. NURULAINI BINTI ABU SHAMSI

Department of Science and Technology Studies
Faculty of Science
 
  +603-79674151
  ainishamsi@um.edu.my
 Department of Science and Technology Studies, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 

BIOGRAPHY


Nurulaini Abu Shamsi is a senior lecturer at the Department of Science and Technology Studies. She received her BSc in Biotechnology & Health Science at the University of Adelaide, Australia and MSc in Science and Technology Studies in the University Malaya, Malaysia. Having a deep interest in media and health communication, Abu Shamsi pursued her PhD in health communication at the School of Population Health, The University of Auckland, New Zealand. Her thesis focuses on understanding the media role in disseminating non-communicable disease information in developing country, Malaysia.


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Department of Science and Technology Studies, Examiner, 2019 to 2020, (University)

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


  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Pasukan Tindakan Kecemasan , Faculty, 05/09/2019 to 31/12/2019
  • Coordinator, Faculty, 01/08/2019 to 31/07/2020 (Undegraduate final year project (SIS 3006))

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Health Communication (Non-communicable Diseases)
  • Health Communication
  • Science Communication


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2014
  • Nurulaini Abu Shamsi, Salkeld,M.D, Rattanatray, L., Voultsios, A., Varcoe, T.J., Boden,M.J. & D.J.,Kennaway. 2014. Metabolic consequences of timed feeding in mice, Physiology & Behavior, 128: 188-201 (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Anaqi Saleh & Nurulaini Abu Shamsi 2011. IT revolution: Telecommunication Service in Korea. Malaysian Journal of Science and Technology Studies 9: 52-63 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

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


  • The Construction of Non-Communicable Diseases in Malaysian Newsprint Media, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2020, NONE, (International)
  • Project-based Learning (PjBL) in Critical Thinking Course of Science Undergraduates: An Empirical-exploratory Study, Co-Investigator, 2019 - 2020, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Project-based Learning (pjbl) In Critical Thinking Course Of Science Undergraduates: An Empirical-exploratory Study, Consultant, 2019 - 2020, RU Geran - ADEC, (National)
  • Urban Farming and Critical Thinking: Empowering Young Generations for Sustainable Future - National collaboration, Co-Investigator, 2019 - 2021, Others MOHE, (National)
  • National collaboration - with UTM Project-based Learning (pjbl) In Critical Thinking Course Of Science Undergraduates: An Empirical-exploratory Study, Co-Investigator, 2019 - 2020, ADEC RU Grant, (National)
  • Respon Masyarakat Terhadap Isu Sains Dan Teknologi: Analisi Terminologi Saintifk Paparan Produk Kesihatan Dan Kecantikan Melalui Media Sosial Terpilih, Consultant, 2017 - 2020, Grand Challenge - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), (University)

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Appreciation Letter: Let'S Talk About Our Urban Rivers: Sungai Pantai & Sungai Anak Air Batu, Water Warriors, Universiti Malaya, 2019, (University)

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


PRESENTER
  • Critical Review Paper on Halal Pharmaceutical, Bengkel Intensif Integrasi dan Islamisasi Ilmu, 2019-12-17 to 2019-12-20, International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT), (International)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Examining Proposal Defense Place-Based Interpretation as a Sustainability Communication Strategy in Watershed Conversation - Siti Norasiah Abd. Kadir (Master by Research), Thesis ,  (2020 - 2020)
  • Examining the PhD proposal defense: "Analisis Teknologi aintifik Paparan Produk dan Kecantikan melalui Media Sosial Terpilih" by Rosnah Sadri (SVA180032), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Evaluating Proposal Defense of Master Coursework Project: Ethical Challenges of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Towards Realizing Factory 4.0 in Malaysia, Project ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Evaluating Proposal Defense of Master Coursework Project: Green Purchasing Behaviour Among Universtiy's Student in Selangor, Project ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Assessing student's industrial internship at Esthethics International Group Berhad (Nur Aqilah binti Abdul Latif), Industrial Internship ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Examining the PhD proposal defense: "mHealth Apps Intervention on Malaysian Postpartum Obesity and Depression: Structural Equation Modelling Approach" by Nadia Samsudin (SVA180035), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • Facilitated in Poster Presentation Week of Ethics and Safety - December 16 to 19, 2019 at the Dataran Sains, Faculty of Science, (Ptj), 16/12/2019 until 19/12/2019
  • Organised Science Communication Poster Exhibition - 10 December 2019, Dataran Sains, Fakulti Sains Universiti Malaya, (Ptj), 10/12/2019 until 12/09/2019
  • Bengkel Semakan Kurikulum Ijazah Dasar JPS&T 2019, Kuantan, (Department), 04/10/2019 until 05/01/2020
  • Participated in the event: Let's Talk About Our Urban Rivers: Sungai Pantai & Sungai Anak Air Batu, (Community), 28/06/2019 until 28/06/2019

SUPERVISION


FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Ongoing
  • Correlation between Gamification and Education: Effectiveness on Gaming and Study in Science, 2019/2020, 1
  • A Content Analysis of Malaysian News Report on Environmental Issues: Kim Kim River Pollution, 2019/2020, 1
POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Alaa Bayer, Using a Health Belief Model (HBM) to evaluate Factors Influencing Healthy Eating Habits among Local College Students living in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Master Coursework), 2019/2020
  • Master Degree, Sasi Kumar Senthil Kumar, Wildfire and Haze due to Slash and Burn: Air pollution Index (API) and climate change in PJ & KL (Master Coursework), 2019/2020

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


FIRST DEGREE
  • SCIENCE COMMUNICATION AND SOCIETY, 2019/2020(1), 19, 3
  • ETHICS AND SAFETY, 2019/2020(1), 20, 1
  • RESEARCH PROJECT, 2019/2020(1), 20, 3
  • INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDEIS, 2012/2013, 300, 10
  • INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDEIS, 2011/2012(1), 300, 6
  • INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDEIS, 2011/2012(2), 120, 6
  • ISSUES IN BOETHICS, 2010/2011(2), 20, 1
  • INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDEIS, 2010/2011(1), 120, 4
  • History & Philosophy Of Science, 2010/2011(1), 30, 1
  • INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDEIS, 2010/2011(2), 300, 5