He was born in Pahang, Kampung Gali Hilir, Raub and growing up in Kampung Budu, Kuala Lipis Pahang. His early studies began at Kampung Budu, Sekolah Rendah Kebangsaan Budu and later at Al-Ulum Ad-Diniah Religious Secondary School, Raub, Pahang. Furthermore, he continued his studies at high school level at Kulliah Sultan Abu Bakar, Pekan, Pahang. He then was offered to pursue foundation study at University of Malaya, Nilam Puri for two years. He then pursued his Bachelor Degree, in Fiqh and Usul Department, Academy of Islamic Studies, UM and obtained his first degree in 2012. He then offered to pursue his Doctoral degree at the same university and obtained his Doctorate of Philosophy in 2016. He is the son of Rosele bin Mohd Sari and Norihan bt Aman and the third of four siblings. He is also a husband to Ummi Farahin Yasin and a father of two sons named Muhammad Aqil Munsif and Muhammad Arfan. He build up his expertise in Fiqh al-Zakah (especially the zakah of Islamic financial institutions in Malaysia) and Islamic Law of Property at the Department of Fiqh and Usul, Academy of Islamic Studies UM. In the zakah area, he has a close collaboration with the Development and Research Division of the Zakah Collection Centre of Federal Territory Islamic Religious Council (MAIWP). He also being actively involved in writing books, journal articles and presentations in national seminars as well as international seminars. In addition, his research tendency covers the field of Fatwa, Mu'amalah, the History of Islamic Law. He has produced writings as much as 4 books, 21 chapters in books, 31 journal articles and a number of studies in the form of presented paper. All of these writings cover areas of Islamic Law of Property, Zakah, Mu'amalah, Islamic finance, Fatwa, Historical Development of Islamic Law and Halal (Islamic Consumerism). He also involved in the study of Islamic historiography in collaboration with the Sultan Abu Bakar Museum, Pekan, Pahang. He (as his personal contribution to his birthplace) in collaboration with other researchers has jointly studied about the early Islamization in Pahang, Colonial Knowledge and the old Jawi scriptures. The Museum of Pekan district also regularly performs colloquium annually and he was involved as one of the speakers as well as presenters of research papers. Apart from that, he is also being actively involved in National Dakwah Council organization (or Majlis Dakwah Negara) which holds the position as the Head of Life-long Learning Task Group, Dewan Siswazah Majlis Dakwah Negara and the Pondok Perdana Curriculum Development Committee, MDN. As a Senior Lecturer at University of Malaya, he performed his duties by conducting lectures, tutorials and research related to Fiqh and Usul Fiqh.

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Onn Haji Hashim received his BSc Hons degree from University of Malaya in 1984, and PhD from University of Glasgow in 1987. He joined the academic staff of University of Malaya in 1988, and is currently a Professor grade VK5 at the Department of Molecular Medicine. During the tenure, Onn has undertaken leave to conduct research at University of Osaka Medical School in 1991 and University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1994, under sponsorships of JSPS Fellowship and Fulbright Scholar Award, respectively. Onn is recipient of the National Academic Award 2007 in the category of journal article. He has acted as external examiner of medical/dental biochemistry programmes at ten different universities, and external examiner of PhD/MSc theses from six different universities, including those from Singapore and India. He was appointed as Visiting Professor at Prince of Songkla University in 2016 and 2017, and elected as Fellow of the Academy of Sciences Malaysia in 2018. Onn has presented more than 50 guest lectures, locally and internationally and supervised 13 PhD and 13 Master’s students to successful completion. His current research interest is in proteomics, particularly in the use of lectin-based techniques in search of novel glycopeptide biomarkers in bodily fluid samples from patients with different cancers. He is currently Head of University of Malaya Centre for Proteomics Research and sits on the Editorial Board of Biomarker Research since 2012.

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