Associate Professor Dr. Azwatee Abdul Aziz is currently a lecturer in the field of Prosthodontics at the Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur. She graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the University of Adelaide, Australia in 1999. She then pursued her Masters in Clinical Dentistry, specializing in Prosthodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, London, UK, and graduated in 2004. In 2019, she received her PhD from the University of Malaya. Recently, she has also been elected a Member of the Faculty of Dental Trainers of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
She is heavily involved with undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. She is currently the head of the undergraduate integrated module in Cariology, and the coordinator of the Operative Dentistry for the year 4 and 5 undergraduates. In addition, she is also the vice-chairperson of the International Caries Detection and Assessment System (ICDAS), University of Malaya. She has also served as an examiner for the Restorative Specialty Membership Examinations, Royal College of Surgeons, England.
Her research interests are mainly in the area of dental education, dental erosion, dental materials, and optical coherence tomography. She has supervised many undergraduate and postgraduate research work and has reviewed and authored several papers published in both local and international journals. She is currently a member of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) and a lifetime member of the Malaysian Association for Prosthodontics (MAP).