Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/10/2020 to present
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/10/2018 to 30/09/2020
  • Senate Representative, University Malaya, 06/04/2017 to 05/04/2020
  • Exercising The Function of Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2018 to 30/09/2018
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2018
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2014 to 30/06/2016
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2012 to 30/06/2014
  • Deputy Commandant, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/09/2012 to 31/08/2013
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2011 to 30/06/2012
  • Deputy Commandant, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/09/2009 to 31/08/2012
  • Deputy Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 14/02/2011 to 30/06/2011
  • Deputy Dean of Undergraduate, University Malaya, 01/07/1999 to 30/06/2001
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD(SOAS)(Lond), LAW, SCHOOL OF ORIENTAL & AFRICAN STUDIES, LONDON
  • LLM, LAW, UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, UK
  • LLB (HONS), BIDANG UNDANG-UNDANG, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • AHLI LEMBAGA AKADEMI PENGAJIAN MELAYU, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, Board Member, 2020 to present (University)
  • JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS COMMISSION, Others, 2020 to present (National)
  • INNS OF COURT MALAYSIA, Vice President, 2019 to 2021 (National)
  • Institut Antarabangsa Polisi Awam dan Pengurusan (INPUMA), Universiti Malaya , Advisor, 2019 to 2021 (University)
  • The Belt and Road Legal Service Research Association and Alliance, Academic Advisor, Since 2018 (International)
  • LEMBAGA KELAYAKAN PROFESION UNDANG-UNDANG, MALAYSIA , Board of Governance, Since 2018 (National)
  • Asian Law Institute (ASLI), Board of Governance, 2019 to 2020 (International)
  • LEMBAGA TATATERTIB PEGUAM-PEGUAM, Panel, 2018 to 2020 (National)
  • MAHKAMAH PERSEKUTUAN MALAYSIA, Panel, 2018 to 2019 (National)
  • PERTUBUHAN ALUMNI RUMPUN FAKULTI UNDANG-UNDANG, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (PARFUM), Council Member, 2017 to 2018 (University)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Terrorism and the Rule of Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Malaysian Legal System
  • Law and Society
  • Legal Education / Clinical Legal Education
  • Research Interest
  • Constitutionalism
  • Sentencing
  • State Governments in Malaysia
  • Terrorism in South East Asia
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • LXEB2120 - Constitutional Law Ii, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • LXEB2120 - Constitutional Law Ii, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • LXEB2110 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • LXEB2120 - Constitutional Law Ii, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • LXEB2110 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • LXEB2110 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • LIA2004 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • LXEB2110 - Constitutional Law 1, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1989/1990)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXEB2120 - Constitutional Law 2, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • LXEB2110 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1989/1990)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2004/2005)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2002/2003)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2002/2003)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2003/2004)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2003/2004)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2003/2004)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1990/1991)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1991/1992)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1991/1992)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1991/1992)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1991/1992)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1991/1992)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1992/1993)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1992/1993)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1993/1994)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1993/1994)
  • LXEB2110 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1989/1990)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1990/1991)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1993/1994)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1990/1991)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1990/1991)
  • LXEB1102 - Malaysian Legal System, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2004/2005)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2004/2005)
  • LM107 - Law & Society, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1987/1988)
  • LIA2004 - Constitutional Law I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • LM205 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1987/1988)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Fauziah, S.H.; Rizman-Idid, M.; Cheah, W.; Loh, K/H.; Sahadev, s.; NoorMaiza, M.R.; Bordt,M.; Teerapong, P., Abu Samah, A.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & George, M. (2021). Marine debris in Malaysia: A review on the pollution in intensity and mitigating measures. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 167:112258. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112258. (ISI-Indexed)
    2020
    • Hassan, M. & Sabaruddin, J. S. (2020). An Induction of Basic Structure Doctrine in Malaysian Jurisprudence and Federal Constitution: An Overview. Jurnal Undang-undang dan Masyarakat, 26, 1-14. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2019
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2019). Malaysia National Security Council Act 2016: A Critical Review in Reference to the Federal Constitution and The Rule of Law Principle. Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol 27(1) 549 - 569. (SCOPUS)
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2019). Undergraduate Law Students Perceptions of Oral Presentations as A Form of Assessment, Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol 27(2) 63 - 81. (SCOPUS)
    • Hassan, M & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2019) Jurisdiction of Military Courts Over Civilian Terrorists in Pakistan: A Miscarriage of Justice. IIUM Law Review, 27(1), 63-88 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2018
    • MoslemzadehTehrani, P.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & Ramanathan, D.A.P. (2018). Cross-border data transfer: Complexity of adequate protection and its exceptions. Computer Law & Security Review, 34, 582 594 (WoS)
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2018) Undergraduate Law Students Perceptions of Oral Presentations as a Form of Assessment. Pertanika, 26(3) (SCOPUS)
    • Ramalingam, S.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & Dhanapal, S. (2018) The Reception and Application of English Law in Malaysia. Current Law Journal, 1 LNS(A) xlix, 1- 24 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Mydin, N. B. B. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2018) Suatu Kajian Perbandingan: Pertanyaan-pertanyaan bagi Jawab Lisan oleh Menteri-menteri dan Pertanyaan-pertanyaan Menteri di Dewan Rakyat. Sains Insani, Eissn 0127 7871 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Ramalingam, S.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & Dhanapal, S. (2018) The Legal Profession in Malaysia. Current Law Journal, 1 LNS(A) lvi, 1- 58 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Ramalingam, S.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & Dhanapal, S. (2018) The History of The Judicial And Legal System In Malaysia. Current Law Journal, 1 LNS(A) xliii, 1- 37 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin , J.S. (2018) Malaysia s National Security Council Act 2016: A Critical Review in Reference to the Federal Constitution and the Rule of Law Principles. JSSH Pertanika Vol. 26 (4). (SCOPUS)
    • Mydin, N.M. B. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2018) Parliamentary Questions: an Analysis on Compliance of Standing Orders by Members of Parliament. Current Law Journal, 1 LNS (A) xcvii, 1- 25. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2017
    • The Impact Of Anti Terrorism Laws and Policy on Criminal Justice system: A case study of Malaysia (2017) Kwang, H.P., Sabaruddin, J.s. and Dhanapal, S., Malayan Law Journal, 5 MLJ I-cli Sept-Oct, (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Ho, P. K.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & Dhanapal, J. (2017) Judicial Review In Security Offence Cases: The Malaysian Experience. Current Law Journal, 10. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2017). A Brief Overview of Malaysian Constitutionalism. Cambodian Yearbook of Comparative Legal Studies, 7. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabarudin, J.S. (2017). Internal Security Acts: A Comparison of Malaysia's SOSMA 2012 and South Africa's POCDATARAA 33 2004. Advanced Science Letters. (SCOPUS)
    • Balasingam, U.; Dhanapal, S.; Sabaruddin, J.S. & Nazeri, N.M. (2017). A Need for Enduring Power of Attorney in Malaysia. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues (IJEFI) (SCOPUS)
    • Tehrani, P.M., Sabarudin, J.S. & Ramanathan, D.A.P.(2017) The Problem of Binary Distinction in Cloud Computing and the Necessity for a Different Approach: Positions of the European Union and Canada. Computer Law & Security Review, Available online 7 April 2017, ISSN 0267-3649, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.clsr.2017.03.014. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0267364916302436) (WoS)
    2016
    • Sabaruddin, J.S.; George, M. & Ving Chong. Marine Spatial Planning: What Does It Have to Offer Malaysia? The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law, Volume 31, Issue 2, pages: 242 278. (WoS)
    • Naz, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2016). Malaysian Preventive Detention Laws: Old Preventive Detention Provision Wrapped in New Packages. Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law 43(20), 59 - 78 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2016). Prevention of Terrorism: An Initial Exploration of Malaysia's POTA 2015. Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities (JSSH). (SCOPUS)
    • Dhanapal, S.; Sabaruddin, J.S.; Nair, H.L.N. & Kanapathy, J. (2016). An Overview of Current Laws Protecting the Rights of the Old and Elderly in Malaysia. Advanced Science Letters (ASL) (SCOPUS)
    2015
    • Balasingam, U. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2015) Section 375 Exception, Explanations and Section 375A Malaysian penal Code - Legitimising Rape within Marriage: A Call for Reform. Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law. 42(2) : 69 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2015) A Comparative Study: ISA 1960, SOSMA 2014 and the Federal Constitution. Journal of Malaysian And Comparative Law (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Saroja Dhanapal and Johan Shamsuddin Sabaruddin (2015) Rule of Law: An Initial Analysis of Security Offences (Special Measures) Act (SOSMA) 2012 .IIUM Law Journal. Vol. 23, No. 1, pp1- (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2014
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2014). An Initial Exploration Of Malaysians' Perceptions Of SOSMA. Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2013
    • Bari, M.E. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2013). Establishment Of Judicial Commissions In Malaysia And Bangladesh To Strengthen The Constitutional Process Of Appointment Of Judges Of The Higher Judiciary: A Comparative Study. Journal of Malaysia and Comparative Law. Vol 40. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2006
    • Sabarudin J. S. (2006). Constitutionalism: Concept and Application in the State and Federal Governments of Malaysia, Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law, Vol 33, 27. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2000
    • Sabaruddin J. S., (2000). Akta Bahasa Kebangsaan 1963/67: Perisytiharan Tanpa Taring, Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law, Vol.27. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    Book
    2019
    • George, M.; Sabaruddin, J.S.; Xavier, G.; Manley, S. George, A.R. and Dang, V.H. (2019). Access to Justice: Selected Essays. (ed) Kuala Lumpur: UM Press
    1990
    • Glanville Williams, Mempelajari Undang-Undang, Dewan Bahasa Dan Pustaka (1990), Translated By Johan Shamsuddin Sabaruddin And Talat Mahmood Abdul Rashid.
    Book Chapter
    2020
    • Xavier, G. and Sabaruddin, J.S., 'The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) - Challenges' in Choong, Tan, Wang and Yanting (eds), Developments and Current Issues in Chinese and Malaysia Law (Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, 2020) 229.
    2019
    • Sabaruddin, J.S.; George, A.R. & Dang, V.H. (2019). International Law in Malaysia and Viet Nam. In M. George et. al (Eds.), Access to Justice: Selected Essays (pp. 153-186). Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: University of Malaya Press (forthcoming).
    • Dhanapal, S. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2019) Sharom, A. & Spooner, M. Judicial Independence in Malaysia, Myth or Reality?. In Sharom, A. & Spooner, M. (Eds), Human Rights and Democracy in Indonesia and Malaysia (pp 111-140). Malaysia: Strategic Information and Research Development Centre.
    2010
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2010). A Background of Federalism in Malaysia. in Hill,.C.& Menzel, J., Constitutionalism in South East Asia, Vol 3 (pp.135-157), Konrad Adenauer- stiftung.
    2007
    • Sabarudin J. S. (2007). The Kelantan Challenge. In Harding, A.J. & Lee, H.P., Constitutional Landmarks in Malaysia: The First Fifty Years (pp 47 - 53). KL, Malayan Law Journal
    2006
    • Sabarudin, J.S. (2006). The Malaysian Constitution. In Robbers, G., Encyclopedia of World Constitutions (563 - 565). USA, Facts on File.
    1994
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. & Khoo, B.T. (1994). Constitution Law. In Powell-Smith, V.(Ed), Survey of Malaysian Law 1992. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Law Journal.
    1992
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (1992). Constitution Law. In Siraj, M. (Ed), Survey of Malaysian Law 1990. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Law Journal.
    1991
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (1991). Constitution Law. In Siraj, M. (Ed), Survey of Malaysian Law 1989. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Law Journal.
    1990
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (1990). Constitution Law. In Siraj, M. (Ed), Survey of Malaysian Law 1988. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Law Journal.
    Article in Proceedings
    2014
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2014) A Brief Overview of Malaysian Constitutionalism. Paper presented at The 3rd International Symposium of The Constitutional Research Institute Korea: Constitutional in Asia - Development and Task.
    2009
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2009) Creating Constitutionalism: Lessons From Malaysia. Paper Presented at The 6th Asian Law Institute Conference, Hong Kong.
    2008
    • Sharom, A. & Sabaruddin, J.S. (2008). The Malaysian Constitution and Multiculturalism. Paper presented at The 3rd University of Malaya Law Conference on Multiculturalism and The Law.
    2007
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. & Abdul-Rashid, T.M. (2007). Exercise of Police Power and Its Effect of The Success of Criminal Prosecution. Paper presented at Griffith University - University of Malaya International Law Conference: Criminal Justice - Malaysian and International Aspects.
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2007). Constitutionalism: The Rule of Law, and The Fight Against Terrorism: A Developing Nation Perspective. Paper presented at The International Conference on Terrorism, Human Security and Development: Human Rights Perspectives. Hong Kong
    2005
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. & Xavier, G. (2005). Legal Ethics, Taught and Practised - The Malaysian Perspective. Paper Presented at the LAWASIA Conference 2005 at Gold Coast, Australia.
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2005). The Malaysian Experience in Anti Terrorism Law - A Need for Regional Cooperation. Proceeding of 2005 ALIN International Academic Conference. pp17-38 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2001
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (2001). Educating and Training Lawyers for the Knowledge-based Economy. Paper presented at LAWASIA Conference 2001 at Christchurch, New Zealand.
    1993
    • Sabaruddin, J.S. (1993). Enhancing The Role of The Law School as A Facilitator of Access of Justice. Paper presented at The LAWASIA Conference 1993, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
    Others
    1994
    • Majid, M.K.; Zakaria, A.H.; Abdul Rashid, T.M. & Sabaruddin J.S. (1994) A Study On Disparity Of Sentencing, Report For The Chief Justice Malaysia And Asia Foundation - Report
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Institut Penilaian Negara, NATIONAL REAL ESTATE RESEARCH
  • Management Issues of Older Strata Residences, Principal Investigator(PI), 2020 - 2021 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Equitable Legal Order in The South China Sea: Arbitral Tribunal, International Court Of Justice and International Tribunal For The Law Of The Sea, Consultant, 2017 - 2018 (National)
  • Equitable Legal Order in The South China Sea: International and ASEAN Regional System, Consultant, 2017 - 2018 (National)
  • Constitutional Law Perspectives on the Domestic Implementation of International Law (of the Sea), Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2018 (National)
  • High Impact Research (HIR)
  • Malaysian Elderly Longitudinal Research (MELoR), Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016
  • Jabatan Perdana Menteri
  • Reforming Houses of Parliament (Privileges and Powers)Act 1952 and relevant laws. , Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2012 (National)
  • Development of 50 years of Constitutional Law in Malaysia, Terrorism in South East Asia, Constitutionalism and State Governments., 2008
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 24, 12, 2000/2001
  • 24, 12, 2002/2003
  • 24, 12, 2001/2002
  • 24, 12, 2004/2005
  • 24, 12, 2003/2004
  • 24, 12, 2005/2006
  • 12, 12, 2006/2007
  • 24, 12, 2007/2008
  • 24, 12, 2008/2009
  • 24, 12, 2009/2010
  • Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Credit Card Fraud, Chandran a/l Krishnasamy (Post Graduate Student)
    • Custody Issues Between A Non Muslim And Muslim: An Analysis Of The Controversies Between Civil Courts And Syariah Courts, HEAMA LATHA A/P NARAYANAN NAIR, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Access to Justice, Gan Chee Keong (Post Graduate Student)
    • Legal Framework for Advancing Public Service Pension in Nigeria: Lessons from India, Malaysia and South Africa, Madu Christian Chibueze, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Judicial Activism in Malaysia, Ahmad Muslim Bin Rozlan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Regulating Firearms, Ahmad Saufi Bin Abdul Rahman, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • INDONESIA CONSTITUTIONAL COURT: JUSTIFICATION AND MEETING THE CHALLENGES AHEAD, MARWAN JAFAR SODIQ, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A Study On How The Federal Constitution Had Veered Off From Its Original Intentions And Its Impact On The Nation From 1957 - 2015, Santhana Raja a/p Rajamanikam, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • West and East Malaysia - A Nation Divided, Sheila a/p Ramalingam, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Exploitation Of Garment Workers In Bangladesh: A Complete Analysis Of Legal And Policy Framework With Favoring International Instruments And Domestic Laws To Protect The Workers, Sharmin Jahan Putul, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Judicial Independence in Malaysia and Pakistan: A Comparative Study, Rehana Anjum, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The War On Terror And Its Impact On The Application Of Rule Of Law: A Comparative Case Study Of Malaysia And India's Legislative Response In The Age Of Terrorism, How Peng Kwang @ Ho Peng Kwang, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • An Evaluation Of The Accountability And Governance Mechanisms Of Ministries To Parliament Select Committees And The Way Forward: A Case Study Of Malaysi, Nizam Mydin Bin Bacha Mydin, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • The Exercise of Preventive Detention Powers Under The Internal Security Act, 1960, Security Offences (Special Measures) Act, 2012 and the Prevention of Crime (Amendment and Extension) Act, 2014: A Critical Appraisal, SAFIA NAZ, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE SUBSTANTIVE INDEPENDENCE OF JUDICIARY UNDER THE CONSTITUTIONS OF BANGLADESH AND MALAYSIA: A COMPARATIVE STUDY, M. EHTESHAMUL BARI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • TRANSFORMING THE LEGAL LANDSCAPE: AN INITIAL STUDY OF SECURITY OFFENCES (SPECIAL MEASURES) ACT 2012, SAROJA A/P DHANAPAL, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    PATENT/IPR
    (Product Name),(Type),(Level)
    • Access To Justice: Selected Essays , Copyright (National)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Meeting with Chief Justice of Thailand in Bangkok, 17/11/2016 to 17/11/2016
    • Invited to Meeting with Rector of Universitas Mataram in Lombok, 22/10/2016 to 22/10/2016
    • Organised Conference on Procurement Law and Laboratory on Procurement, jointly with Bangor University, UK, at the Faculty of Law, UM, 16/10/2016 to 17/10/2016
    • Meeting with Chief Justice of Indonesia in Jakarta, 14/10/2016 to 14/10/2016
    • Meeting with Chief Justice of the Philippines in Manilla, 15/09/2016 to 15/09/2016
    • Meeting with Dean of Law and Centre of Indigenous studies Udayana University, Bali in Denpasar, 30/08/2016 to 30/08/2016
    • Meeting with Dean of Law, University of Economics ad Law, National University of Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, 26/06/2016 to 26/06/2016
    • Discussant in session on Judicial Independence in Human Rights Workshop organised by SEAHRN, 03/06/2016 to 03/06/2016
    • Meeting with Rector of Royal University, of Law and Economics, Cambodia, in Phnom Penh, 31/05/2016 to 31/05/2016
    • Board of Governors Asian Law Institute Meeting in Peking University, Beijing, 18/05/2016 to 18/05/2016
    • Meeting and signing of MoA on Double Degree Masters Programme with Kyushu University, Japan, 19/04/2016 to 19/04/2016
    • Organised Joint Law Conference with Universitas Atma Jaya on Asean Law in Jakarta, Indonesia, 07/04/2016 to 08/04/2016
    • Organised Inbound Student Exchange Programme at the Faculty of Law, UM involving 7 Countries, ie : UK, Bangladesh, Thailand, Philippines, Peoples Republic of China, Indonesia and Malaysia, 24/03/2016 to 03/04/2016
    • Organised University of Malaya - Universitas of Indonesia Joint Law Seminar at the Faculty of Law, UM, 23/03/2016 to 23/03/2016
    • Invited to attend Harmonisation of Asean Laws Conference at Thammassat University, Bangkok, Thailand, 20/03/2016 to 21/03/2016
    • Meeting with the Deans and the Faculty of Law of Universitas Indonesia, Universitas Pancasila, Universitas Tarumanegara and Universitas Atma Jaya in Jakarta, 29/02/2016 to 01/03/2016
    • Organized and Launched ASEAN Legal Information Centre at the Faculty of Law, UM, 23/02/2016 to 23/02/2016
    • Chaired Sessions in Dhaka International Business & Social Science Research Conference 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 21/01/2016 to 22/01/2016
    • Meeting with Vice Chancellor, Dhaka University, and Meeting with Vice Chancellor, Uttara University, Bangladesh, 21/01/2016 to 22/01/2016
    • Asia Pacific Rim Law Deans Meeting hosted by the University of Philippines, Manilla, 12/11/2015 to 13/11/2015
    • Asian Legal Information Network founding member meeting in Seoul, Korea, 16/09/2015 to 17/09/2015
    • Talk given to Asia Pacific Rim Youth Leaders Programme at University of Malaya on "Leadership and the Law", 07/08/2015 to 07/08/2015
    • Meeting with Vice Chancellor and Dean of Law Bangor University, Wales, UK, 29/07/2015 to 30/07/2015
    • Asian Law Institute Board of Governor's Meeting at National Taiwan University, Taipei, 20/05/2015 to 20/05/2015
    • Chairman Organizing Committee Organizing the Sultan Azlan Shah rememberance Ceremony, Dewan Tunku Canselor, University of Malaya, 17/12/2014 to 17/12/2014
    • Consultation and Meeting of the ASEAN Human Rights Resource Centre, Jakarta, Indonesia, 08/10/2014 to 08/10/2014
    • Meeting of founding members of Asian Law Information Network in Seoul Korea, 17/09/2014 to 19/09/2014
    • Meeting 5th World Law Deans Meeting at Boston Law College, USA, 25/06/2014 to 26/06/2014
    • 11th Asian Legal Institute (ASLI) Conference, 29/05/2014 to 30/05/2014
    • Board of Governor's Meeting and organize and Hosting 11th Asian Law Institute Conference at Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, 28/05/2014 to 30/05/2014
    • Joint Law Seminar Universiti Malaya - Universitas Pancasila in Jakarta, 25/04/2014 to 26/04/2014
    • Meeting with Deans of Law of East China University of Science and Technology and East China University of Politics and Law Shanghai, China, 14/04/2014 to 15/04/2014
    • Temasek - NUS Leadership Programme for University Managment at NUS, Singapore, 09/04/2014 to 11/04/2014
    • Meeting with Rector and Dean of Law, Universitas International Batam Indonesia in Batam, 17/03/2014 to 17/03/2014
    • Asia Legal Information Network Meeting at Seoul Korea, 04/12/2013 to 05/12/2013
    • Asian Legal Information Network Meeting, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Jogjakarta, Indonesia, 11/09/2013 to 12/09/2013
    • Meeting with Secretary General of Judicial Ministry of Thailand on organising courses for Thai Judges in Bangkok, Thailand, 01/07/2013 to 01/07/2013
    • 4th World Law Deans Meeting at Singapore, 26/06/2013 to 27/06/2013
    • Asia Pacific Regional Law Deans Meeting, 13/05/2013 to 14/05/2013
    • Organised and Hosted Public Lecture of HRH Princess Batcharakitiyabha of Thailand and the Faculty of Law, UM, 07/01/2013 to 07/01/2013
    • Leader of UM delegation to Visit Universities in Crotia, 22/10/2012 to 24/10/2012
    • Asian Legal Information Network Meeting, New Delhi, 22/09/2012 to 23/09/2012
    • Leader of Delegation of PALAPES UM to military units in Phonm Penh, Combodia, 05/09/2012 to 09/09/2012
    • 3rd World Law Deans Meeting at King's College London, 27/06/2012 to 27/06/2012
    • Invited guest to Qatar Law Forum in Doha, 05/05/2012 to 06/05/2012
    • International Association of Law Schools Dean's Meeting, Bangkok, 01/03/2012 to 02/03/2012
    • Meeting with Management of Hunan University in Changsha, China, 13/02/2012 to 15/02/2012
    • Leading ROTU/PALAPES delegation to Beijing, China to visit Military training academic and prominent universities, 16/10/2011 to 21/10/2011
    • Board of Founding Members, Asian Legal Information Network at National Taiwan University, Taipei, 28/09/2011 to 29/09/2011
    • Leading a delegation of ROTU/PALAPES Cadet officers to Prominent Universities in Jakarta and Bandung, 17/09/2011 to 20/09/2011
    • Chairman, Board of Administrators, TADIKUM (University Kindergarten), 01/02/2000 to 31/12/2009
    • Chairman of Malaysian Students Solidarity Committee City of London, 01/01/1996 to 31/12/1996
    • Fellow of 2nd Residential College University of Malaya, 01/02/1992 to 01/12/1993
    • Member of Centre Stage Performing Arts. Produced Stage Drama and Musical, 01/02/1990 to 31/12/1994
    • Overall Parade Commander, Commissioning Parade of All Universities ROTU Units by His Majesty Yang DiPertuan Agong, 28/06/1986 to 28/06/1986
    • UMNO - Kg Melayu Ampang Branch, Youth Education Exco, 01/01/1986 to 31/12/1986
    • UMNO - Kg Melayu Ampang Branch, Youth Committee Member, 01/01/1985 to 31/12/1985
    • Reserved Officers Training Unit, Ministry of Defence Malaysia, Cadet Officer, 01/06/1983 to 30/06/1986
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Appointment & Promotion of Judges in Malaysia , 2020 to 2022 (Appointment & Promotion of Judges in Malaysia)
  • The Malaysian 'Islamic' State versus the Islamic State (IS): Evolving Definitions of 'Terror' in an 'Islamising' Nation- State .Critical Studies on Terrorism , 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Manuscript ID ACL-16-057 entitled "Devolution of Powers In Sarawak: A Dynamic Process of Redesigning Territorial Governance In A Federal System" has been submitted to the Asian Journal of Comparative Law. NUS., 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Prinsip Transparansi Dalam Kontrak Pengadaan Barang Dan Jasa Pemerintah Melalui Ruislag, External Examiner, 2016, Universitas Mataram, 2016 to 2016 (Thesis)
  • Member of The International Advisory Board For UUM Journal of Legal Studies (UUM JLS), 2014 to 2015 (Journal)
  • Manuscript #KM-OA-09-13-0057 "Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments?" Exploring the 1973 Sabah Constitutional Amendment that Declared Islam the State Religion. Kajian Malaysia. USM., 2013 to 2013 (Article in Journal)
  • IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Project, 2013 to 2013 (Research, Invention and Innovation Project)
  • IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Project, 2012 to 2012 (Research, Invention and Innovation project)
  • Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law, 2010 to 2013 (Journal)
  • Reviewer and presenter of the book for "Majlis Raja-raja" in front of SPB Yang di-Pertuan Agong, 2002 to 2002 (Book)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Publication Committee of The Malaysian Judicial Academy, The Malaysian Judicial Academy, 2019, (National), The Malaysian Judicial Academy, 2020 (National)
  • Jurnal Hukum dan Peradilan/Journal of Law and Justice,  Research and Development Center, the Supreme Court of the Republic of Indonesia, 2020 (International)
  • China-ASEAN Legal Research Center, China-ASEAN Legal Research Center, South West University of Politic & Law Chongqing China PRC, 2020 (International)
  • The Belt and Road Legal Service Research Association and Alliance, Academic Advisor, 2020, (International), The Belt and Road Legal Service Research Association and Alliance,, South West University of Politic & Law Chongqing China PRC, 2020 (International)
  • University of Malaya Law Review Editorial Board, University of Malaya, 2019, (University), University of Malaya, 2020 (University)
  • University of Malaya Law Review Editorial Board, University of Malaya, 2019 (University)
  • AJK Penilaian Program Bachelor of Law (Hons) HELP University, Malaysian Legal Programme Qualifying Board & HELP University, Kuala Lumpur , 2019 (National)
  • Publication Committee of The Malaysian Judicial Academy, The Malaysian Judicial Academy, 2019 (National)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Jurnal Hukum dan Peradilan/Journal of Law and Justice, Supreme Court of Indonesia, 2020 -  (Editor)
  • The Belt and Road Legal Service Research Association and Alliance, Southwest University of Political Science and Law, 2020 -  (Expert Advisor)
  • China-ASEAN Legal Research Center , Southwest University of Political Science and Law, 2020 - 2022 (Expert Advisor)
  • University of Malaya Law Review Editorial Board, University of Malaya, Faculty of Law, Universiti Malaya, 2020 -  (Journal Academic Advisor)
  • AJK Pematuhan Syarat Program Ijazah Sarjana Muda Undang-undang Dengan Kepujian UNIZA Terengganu, Malaysian Legal Profession Qualifying Board , 2019 - 2019 (Assessor)
  • AJK Penilaian Program Bachelor of Law (Hons) HELP University, Malaysian Legal Profession Qualifying Board, 2019 - 2019 (Assessor)
  • Publication Committee of The Malaysian Judicial Academy, The Malaysian Judicial Academy, 2018 -  (Expert Advisor)
  • Documentary Film - Sultan Azlan Shah - Judge, Jurist, King, UM - Astro, 2018 - 2018 (Expert Advisor)
  • Curriculum Review for UiTM Pre-Law (Foundation) Programme, UiTM, 2016 - 2016 (Resource Person)
  • Islamic Science University of Malaysia (USIM) Law Conference Moderator for Plenary Session., USIM, 2015 - 2015 (Moderator)
  • Teaching Malaysian Constitutional System, Khazanah National Scholars, Yayasan Khazanah, 2008 - 2012 (Academic)
  • Teaching Constitutional Law, UMCCed, 2002 - 2015 (Academic)
  • Teaching Constitutional Law, Bachelor of Jurisprudence, 2001 till current, Faculty of Law UM , 0 -  (Academic)
  • Teaching Constitutional Law AW101 1991-1994, Faculty of Arts and Social Science UM, 0 -  (Academic)
  • Teaching Malaysian Legal System, Bachelor of Jurisprudence, 2001 till current, Faculty of Law UM , 0 -  (Academic)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • DARJAH KEBESARAN MAHKOTA PAHANG YANG AMAT MULIA - PERINGKAT KEDUA DARJAH INDERA MAHKOTA PAHANG (D.I.M.P.), SULTAN OF PAHANG, MALAYSIA, 2018 (SERVICES)
    • Darjah Dato' Paduka Mahkota Perak (D.P.M.P.), Sultan of Perak, Malaysia, 2018 (SERVICES)
    • Darjah Kebesaran Sultan Ahmad Shah Pahang yang Amat Dimulia - Peringkat Ketiga Setia Ahmad Shah Pahang (SAP), Sultan of Pahang, Malaysia., 2018 (SERVICES)
    • University of Malaya 20 Years Faithful Service, University of Malaya, 2007 (EDUCATION)
    • Dedicated Service Medal (Armed Forces, Malaysia), Malaysian Armed Forces, 2006 (SERVICES)
    • University of Malaya Excellence Service Award, University of Malaya, 2001 (EDUCATION)
    • 2nd Leftenant, Malaysian Army, Ministry of Defence Malaysia, 1989 (SERVICES)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Documentary Film on "Sultan Azlan Shah: Judge, Jurist, King", UM - Astro, 01/01/2017 to 01/01/2018 (National)
    • Desaru Coast Township Management Services, Desaru Coast development Holdings One Sdn Bhd, 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2013 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    PLEANARY SPEAKER
  • The Challenges of the ASEAN Commitments to Implement UNCLOS 1982: Theory and Practice , International Webinar Hari Nusantara, 18/12/2020 to 18/12/2020, Universitas-universitas Indonesia (International)
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Issues in the Modernization of the Rule of Law in the Era of Digital Economy, 2nd China- ASEAN Law Deans Forum, 19/12/2020 to 19/12/2020, School of International Law of Southwest University of Political Science and Law, China. China Center for International People-to-People Exchange, Ministry of Education, China. Foreign Affairs Office of Chongqing Municipal People's Government of China (International)
  • Legal Cooperation between Hainan University and University of Malaya, Hainan University - University of Malaya Joint Law Seminar, 06/11/2019 to 09/11/2019, University of Hainan (International)
  • International Law Talent Training: Finding A Way to Promote the Development of ASEAN Community, Communication Activities for Deans China - ASEAN Law Schools in conjunction with The 10th anniversary of The Establishment of the School of International Law of Southwest University of Political Science and Law, Chongqing, China, 29/03/2019 to 01/04/2019, Southwest University of Political Science and Law, Chongqing, China (International)
  • Safeguarding Transition & Enhancing Good Governance , RSOG Young Leaders Forum 2018, 06/12/2018 to 06/12/2018, Razak School of Government (National)
  • Constitutionalism in Malaysia: History, Role and Content, Talent Acceleration Public Service (TAPS), 01/03/2017 to 05/03/2017, Institut Antarabangsa Polisi Awam dan Pengurusan (INPUMA), Universiti Malaya (National)
  • A Separate Constitutional Judicial Power - Separation of Powers Revisited, Reinventing Japan Project, 10/02/2016 to 10/02/2016, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan (International)
  • Constitutionalism and Settling Constitutional Disputes in Malaysia, The 7th Annual Cambodian Society of Comparative Law Conference, 28/02/2015 to 28/02/2015, Pannasastra University, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (International)
  • A Brief Overview of Malaysian Constitutionalism., The 3rd International Symposium of The Constitutional Research Institute Korea: Constitutional in Asia - Development and Task., 26/08/2014 to 29/08/2014, The Constitutional Research Institute Korea (International)
  • Balancing National Security, Rule of Law and Sovereignity - Some Thoughts From Malaysia For ASEAN, Public Lecture, 17/03/2014 to 17/03/2014, Universitas International Batam Indonesia (International)
  • Creating Constitutionalism in A Plural Society - Some Recent Malaysian Development, The 8th Asian Legal Information Network Expert Forum., 05/12/2013 to 05/12/2013, ALIN, Korea (International)
  • Federalism in Malaysia-Facing New Challenges., Constitutionalism in Southeast Asia - Cross Cutting Issues., 27/03/2008 to 28/03/2008, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore (International)
  • The Malaysian Experience in Anti-Terrorism - A Need for Regional Cooperation, 2005 ALIN International Academic Conference, 13/10/2005 to 14/10/2005, KLRI (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • Section 375 Exception, explanations and Section 375A Malaysian Penal Code - Legitimising rape within Marriage: A Call for reform, International Conference on Law, Order And Criminal Justice, 19/11/2014 to 20/11/2014, Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyah Of Laws International Islamic University Malaysia (International)
  • Legal Education in Malaysia, 3rd Annual International Symposium of The Cambodian Society of Comparative Law, 05/03/2011 to 06/03/2011, Royal University of Law and Economics (International)
  • Creating Constitutionalism:Lessons From Malaysia, The 6th Asian Law Institute Conference, 29/05/2009 to 30/05/2009, ASLI and Faculty of Law University of Hong Kong (International)
  • The Malaysian Constitution and Multiculturalism, The 3rd University of Malaya Law Conference on Multiculturalism and The Law, 06/05/2008 to 07/05/2008, University of Malaya (International)
  • Constitutionalism: The Rule of Law, and The Fight Against Terrorism: A Developing Nation Perspective, The International Conference on Terrorism, Human Security and Development: Human Rights Perspectives, 16/10/2007 to 17/10/2007, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (International)
  • Exercise of Police Power and Its Effect of The Success of Criminal Prosecution, Griffith University - University of Malaya International Law Conference: Criminal Justice - Malaysian and International Aspects., 25/01/2007 to 26/01/2007, Griffith University - University of Malaya (International)
  • Constitutional In Malaysia and The Fight Against Terrorism: Thoughts For The Region, Universitas Indonesia - University of Malaya Law Seminar, 16/12/2006 to 16/12/2006, Universitas Indonesia - University of Malaya (International)
  • Teaching of Legal Ethics, LAWASIA Conference 2005, 21/03/2005 to 24/03/2005, LAWASIA (International)
  • The Handling of Gambling in Malaysia - A Law and Society Perspective, Finding a Solution to Reduce the effects of Gambling in Jakarta, 14/12/2004 to 15/12/2004, Jakarta (International)
  • Educating and Training Lawyers for the Knowledge-based Economy., LAWASIA Conference 2001, 04/09/2001 to 08/09/2001, LAWASIA (International)
  • Enhancing The Role of The Law School as A Facilitator of Access of Justice, The LAWASIA Conference 1993, 12/09/1993 to 16/09/1993, LAWASIA (International)