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DR. DIANA BINTI ABDUL WAHAB

Department of Applied Statistics
Faculty of Economics and Administration
 
  0379673674
  03-79567252
  diana.abdwahab@um.edu.my
 Department of Applied Statistics, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8439-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • Institutions and Economies, Editorial Board Member, 2019 to 2020, (University)

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


  • Supervisor, Za'Ba Residential College, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Student Affairs), 03/01/2012 to 02/01/2013
  • Supervisor, Za'Ba Residential College, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Student Affairs), 03/01/2011 to 02/01/2012
  • Supervisor, Kinabalu Residential College, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Student Affairs), 01/01/2011 to 31/12/2011
  • WAKIL JABATAN, Faculty, 01/06/2020 to 31/05/2022 (WAKIL JABATAN BAGI JAWATANKUASA PEMINDAHAN KREDIT DAN PENGECUALIAN KURSUS DI PERINGKAT FAKULTI )
  • RAPPORTEUR, University Malaya, 02/10/2019 to 03/10/2019 (Pelantikan 2nd International Conference on Economics Education in Southeast Asian Nations (ICEE-SEAN) 2019)
  • Coordinator, University Malaya, 18/06/2019 to 17/06/2020 (Penyelaras bagi Program "Training the Trainers: Survey Based research Methods / Field Studies" anjuran Pusat Pengajian Pembangunan Ungku Aziz)
  • Wakil Jabatan bagi Penyediaan Analisis dan Laporan Penilaian Program Sarjana Ekonomi –Alumni & Employer Survey, Faculty, 11/03/2019 to 11/03/2019
  • Wakil bagi Penyediaan Soal Selidik Penilaian Program Sarjana Muda Ekonomi, Faculty, 11/02/2019 to 11/02/2019
  • Wakil Jabatan bagi Penyediaan Analisis dan Laporan Penilaian Program Sarjana Muda Ekonomi – Tracer Survey, Faculty, 11/02/2019 to 11/02/2019
  • Pelantikan sebagai Penasihat Program Nvivo 2019, University Malaya, 11/01/2019 to 17/01/2019
  • Penyelaras Alumni FEP 8.12.2018 – 7.12.2020 (2thn), Faculty, 08/12/2018 to 07/12/2020
  • Pelantikan sebagai Ahli bagi Pusat Penyelidikan dalam Industri 4.0 UM: 27.10.2018 - 31.12.2020, University Malaya, 27/10/2018 to 31/12/2020
  • Perlantikan sebagai Ahli Jawatankuasa Program Team Building Fakulti Ekonomi dan Pentadbiran 2018, 2.10.2018-17.2.2019, Faculty, 02/10/2018 to 17/02/2019
  • Coordinator, Faculty, 01/09/2018 to 31/08/2019
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Kurikulum (Ijazah Dasar), Faculty, 07/08/2018 to 06/08/2021
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Task Force (Program Asasi Perakaunan, Perniagaan & Ekonomi), Faculty, 20/07/2018 to 19/07/2019
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Tabung Kebajikan FEP (Tabung B40), Faculty, 01/07/2018 to 01/07/2020
  • Pelantikan Penyelaras E-Learning (SPeCTRUM) 2018/2019 – 2019/2020, Faculty, 01/07/2018 to 01/07/2020
  • Jawatankuasa Pemindahan Kredit & Pengecualian Kursus (JPKPK), Faculty, 01/07/2018 to 30/06/2020
  • Wakil Jabatan ke Jawatankuasa Perpustakaan Universiti., Faculty, 01/04/2018 to 30/04/2019
  • Committee member for the FEA Advancement Unit, Faculty, 25/01/2018 to 24/01/2019
  • Pelantikan sebagai Ahli Panel Penasihat Akademik, Faculty, 01/09/2017 to 30/09/2019

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Statistical Computing (DATA SCIENCE)
  • Economics, Business and Management, Econometrics (APPLIED STATISTICS)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Wahab, A., Abdul Wahab, D., & Yaakub, M. T. (2019). Cabaran-Cabaran Perusahaan Kecil Dan Sederhana di Malaysia Pasca Merdeka. Jurnal Sains Insani, 4(2), 65-75. https://doi.org/10.33102/jsi2019.4.2.08 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Abdul Wahab, D., Tey, N. P., Jani, R. (2020). Interregional Migration and Graduates Earning. Institutions and Economies. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Proceeding

2019
  • Abdul Wahab, D. (2019). Decomposition of Graduate's Gender Wage Gap in the Public and Private Sectors in Malaysia, ISBIS 2019 Satellite Conference, Bank Negara Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,Tv,Popular Magazine)

2020
  • Abdul Wahab, D. (2020). Have on-the-job training, tie-ups with universities, New Straits Times. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/letters/2020/03/572660/have-job-training-tie-ups-universities 
List of Written Works That Have Not Been Published

2019
  • Abdul Wahab, D., Tey, N. P. , & Jani, R., (2019). Interregional Migration and Graduate Earning. Institutions and Economies. 

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


  • Parental Welfare Dependency and Children's Educational Attainment among the Urban Poor in Klang Valley, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2019, Private Funding, (National)
  • Parental Welfare Dependency And Children s Educational Attainment Among The Urban Poor In Klang Valley, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2020, Private Funding - Manage by CPDS, (National)
  • Using The Decomposition Technique To Assess Ethnic And Gender Wage Differences In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2020, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Using The Decomposition Technique To Assess Ethnic And Gender Wage Differences In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2020, RU Operation, (National)
  • How Do Undergraduates Choose Their University? Study of First Year University, Co-Investigator, 2008 - 2008, IPPP, (National)
  • FACTORS INFLUENCING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT IN AN INTRODUCTORY STATISTICS COURSE., Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008, RU Geran, (National)
  • Purchasing Patterns of Young Adults: A Case Study of University of Malaya Undergraduates, Co-Investigator, 2007 - 2008, IPPP, (National)
  • Factors Influencing Student Achievement in an Introductory Statistics Course, Co-Investigator, 2007 - 2008, IPPP, (National)

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


  • ANALITIK BANCI PENDUDUK DAN PERUMAHAN MALAYSIA 2020 (MYCENSUS 2020), 2019-2019, Jabatan Perangkaan Malaysia
  • Interregional Migration and Graduate Earning, 2018-2018, Population Studies Unit

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


  • Aua Scholars Award Program 2020-2021 , Asian Universities Alliance, 2020, (International)
  • Gold Chancellor'S Award, Universiti Utara Malaysia, 2007, (University)

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


PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Youth Empowerment and the Role of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, State of World Population 2018 report launch, 2018-10-22 to 2018-10-22, UNFPA Malaysia, (National)
PRESENTER
  • The decomposition analysis of graduates earning differentials across sector, gender, and race., THE FITH WHITE ROSE ECONOMICS PhD CONFERENCE, 2016-03-18 to 2016-03-18, University of York, (International)
  • Graduate Labor Market Analysis in Malaysia, Seminar Jabatan Statistik Gunaan, 2018-10-19 to 2018-10-19, Jabatan Statistik Gunaan, (University)
  • Decomposition of Graduate's Gender Wage Gap in the Public and Private Sectors in Malaysia, ISBIS 2019 Satellite Conference, 2019-08-15 to 2019-08-15, Bank Negara Malaysia, (International)
  • Parental Welfare Dependency and Children s Educational Attainment among the Urban Poor, 2nd International Conference on Research in Education, 2019-12-19 to 2019-12-21, ICRECONF, (International)
  • Predicting Death Rate Due to Covid-19 Using Country Level Data, Departmental Seminar, 2020-06-18 to 2020-06-18, Department of Applied Statistics, (University)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).


  • Guidance on how to write and set up online quiz on Spectrum and to access student's responses, Universiti Malaya, Coordinator, (University)
  • PENCERAMAH KURSUS DALAMAN ANJURAN SEKSYEN PEMBANGUNAN BAKAT, BAHAGIAN SUMBER MANUSIA, Universiti Malaya, Consultant, 2018-2018, (University)
  • Conduct workshop on Data Science with R, Population Studies Unit, Coordinator, 2018-2018, (National)

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


  • DETERMINANTS OF WORK LIFE BALANCE OF URBAN RESIDENTS, Thesis ,  ( )
  • INCOME AND SUBJECTIVE WELL-BEING IN CHINA: THE ROLE OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Thesis ,  ( )
  • PhD Colloqium: Women’s Participation and Exit Decision from the Labour Market in Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Asian Academy of Management Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • HAPPINESS AND QUALITY OF LIFE AMONG OLDER MALAYSIANS, Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)

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


  • Instructor and organizer for the course "Data Science using R", (University), 26/06/2018 until 29/06/2018
  • Instructor for an internal course by the Bahagian Sumber Manusia on "Data Analysis for Administration (Ms Excel)", (University), 20/03/2018 until 20/03/2018

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Azmi Bin Wahab, EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF MALAYSIA GOVERNMENT ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM OF ENHANCING MALAY ECONOMY: THE LAGGING OF MALAYS STRATEGIC THINKING IN COMPARISON TO THE CHINESE ENTREPRENEURS., 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nora Binti Mohd Basir, -, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Mohd Amirul Rafiq Bin Abu Rahim, EDUCATION-JOB MISMATCH AND EARNING DIFFERENTIALS IN THE EARLY CAREER, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Lee Hwee Cheen, -, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Azmi Bin Wahab, EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF MALAYSIA GOVERNMENT ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM OF ENHANCING MALAY ECONOMY: THE LAGGING OF MALAYS STRATEGIC THINKING IN COMPARISON TO THE CHINESE ENTREPRENEURS., 2019/2020
  • Master Degree, Foon Lung Wei, Determinants of Tobacco Consumption in Timor-Leste, 2018/2019

Completed
  • Master Degree, Raja Adibah Binti Raja Hasnan, Unemployment and Field of Study Mismatch: A Study of Malaysian Graduates, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Zakariyah Ummulkhair Omolabake, HEALTH CARE SERVICE QUALITY MONITORING OF ORILE-AGEGE GENERAL HOSPITAL IN LAGOS, NIGERIA, 2017/2018

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


POST GRADUATE
  • COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEM, 2019/2020(2), 49, 42
  • COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 2017/2018(2), 27, 2
  • COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 2017/2018(2), 27, 2
FIRST DEGREE
  • STATISTICAL COMPUTING, 2019/2020(2), 74, 41
  • MANAGEMENT SCIENCE, 2018/2019(1), 44, 42
  • ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS, 2017/2018(1), 147, 6
  • STATISTICS II, 2017/2018(1), 49, 4
  • STATISTICAL COMPUTING, 2017/2018(2), 32, 4