Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. NG LEE LUAN

  • Senior Lecturer

  • Department of English Language
    Faculty of Languages & Linguistics
  •    79673164
  •   ngleeluan@um.edu.my

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Ng Lee Luan obtained her PhD in Applied Linguistic from University of Otago, New Zealand. She teaches postgraduate courses related to research methodology and second language acquisition at the Faculty of Languages and Linguistics. Her current research interest includes computer assisted language learning, online learning, the use of computer assisted qualitative data analysis system in deciphering data in research projects as well as teaching and learning in higher education . She is also a certified trainer for the software, NVivo. She has been invited to conduct workshops related to qualitative data analysis and using computer assisted qualitive data analysis software in deciphering research data at various public and private universities locally and abroad. She has also participated in research projects with a interdisciplinary focus. Lee Luan has also been invited to review journal articles for overseas and local  publication such as Frontiers in Psychology - Language Sciences, Pertanika Journal, Malaysian Journal of ELT Research, The Malaysian Journal of Learning and Instruction.

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • UMREC, University Malaya, 15/04/2019 to 01/02/2021
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 09/01/2019 to 29/02/2020
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2018
  • Deputy Dean of Higher Degree, Faculty, 24/10/2016 to 28/10/2016
  • Head Coordinator, Faculty, 01/01/2013 to 31/12/2015
  • Manager, Customer Feedback and Continuous Improvement Section, Faculty, 17/12/2013 to 31/12/2014
  • Manager, Customer Feedback and Continuous Improvement Section, Faculty, 17/12/2013 to 31/01/2014
  • Head of Level/Level Head, Faculty, 21/08/2013 to 31/12/2014
  • Head of Level/Level Head, Faculty, 01/01/2013 to 31/12/2014
  • Member of The Postgraduate Master and PhD Proposal Vetting Committee, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya , University Malaya, 01/01/2007 to 31/12/2014
  • Course Coordinator for TCEA 1302: Business and Professional Correspondence in English, University Malaya, 01/06/2009 to 01/06/2011
  • Member of the Multimedia Planning and Training Committee, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya , University Malaya, 01/01/2010 to present
  • In charged of the design of the pro-formas of the following courses: i.Research Methodology ii.Second Language Acquisition , University Malaya, 01/05/2009 to 01/06/2010
  • In charged of the design of the pro-formas of the following courses: i.Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) ii.Computer Literacy (CL) iii.Methods in Language Research , University Malaya, 01/06/2008 to 01/06/2009
  • Member of the Examination Board for the Master of Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya , University Malaya, 01/06/2007 to present
  • Member of the Examination Board for the Master of Modern Language Studies, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya , University Malaya, 01/06/2007 to present
  • Member of The Postgraduate Master and PhD Proposal Vetting Committee, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya , University Malaya, 01/06/2007 to present
  • Member of the Examination Board for the Master of English as a Second Language, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya, University Malaya, 01/06/2007 to present
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD (Applied Linguistics)(Otago), APPLIED LINGUISTIC, OTAGO UNIVERSITY, NEW ZEALAND
  • MA, APPLIED LINGUISTIC, OHIO UNIVERSITY, ATHENS, OHIO
  • BA(Ed)(Hons)(USM), ENGLISH, UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA (USM)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • COMPUTER AIDED SYSTEM (Certified trainer of Nvivo, a computer aided qualitative data analysis system)
  • Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL, Second Language Acquisition, E-Learning)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • TCEE1157 - English Language Skills I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • TXGB6318 - Second Language Acquisition, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • TTEA1112 - Introduction to Linguistics, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • TCEA1302 - Business & Professional Correspondence in English, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • TXGB6102 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • TTEA1112 - Introduction to Linguistics, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • TXGB6102 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • TXGB6102 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • TCEA1302 - Business & Professional Correspondence in English, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • TTEA1112 - Introduction of Linguistics, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • TTEA1112 - Introduction to Linguistics, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • TCEA1302 - Business & Professional Correspondence in English, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Ng, L.L., Rino Sharieful Azizie & Chew, S.Y. (2021). Factors influencing ESL players ' use of vocabulary learning strategies in massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPG). Asia-Pacific Education Researcher. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40299-021-00578-6 (WoS)
    • Chew, S. Y. & Ng, L. L. (2021). The Influence of personality and language proficiency on ESL learners's word contributions in face-to-face and synchronous online forums. The Journal of Nusatnara Studies, 6(1), 199-221. (SCOPUS)
    2019
    • Ng, L. L. & Lee, S. L. (2019). Translanguaging practices and identities construction of multilingual Malaysian youths in digital media. English Teaching & Learning (Forth coming) (SCOPUS)
    2018
    • Ng, L. L. & Ishak, S. N. A. (2018). Instructor s Direct and Indirect Feedback: How do they Impact Learners Written Performance? 3L: The Southeast Asian Journal of English Language Studies, 24(3), 95 110 (SCOPUS)
    2017
    • A.C. Lee, L.L. Ng & H.E. Ngeh. (2017). Investigating The Usage Of Vocabulary Learning Strategies Among High And Low Proficiency Malay Undergraduates. International Journal of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics, 1(1), 1-18
    • A. P. , Ho & L. L., Ng. (2017). Effects of learners' language proficiency on their language learning strategies. Malaysian Journal of Languages and Linguistics, 6(1), 11-26.
    • A.C. Lee, L.L. Ng & H.E. Ngeh (2017-2018) . Penggunaan Strategi Pembelajaran perbendaharaan kata Mandarin oleh pelajay Melayu berkemahiran Tinggi dan rendah. Journal of Language Studies
    • Y.H. Chan, N.L. Wong & L.L.Ng . (2017). Japanese language students' perception of using anime as a teaching tool, Indonesian Journal of Applied Linguistics, 7(1), 93-104. (SCOPUS)
    2016
    • Boroushaki N. & Ng, L-L. (2016). Critical Thinking Ability and Vocabulary Learning Strategy Use: The Case of EFL Learners in an ESL Context. Journal of Language and Translation. Coming soon.
    • Chew, S.Y. & Ng, L.L. 2016. The Relevance of Personality and Language Proficiency on the Participation Style of ESL Learners in Face'to'Face and Online Discussions. DOI I 0. 1 007/s40299 -016- 0288 -z (Published Online first) (WoS)
    • Ho, A.P. & Ng, L.L. (2016). Gender based differences in language learing strategies among undergraduates in a Malaysian public university. Issues in Language Studies journal, 5(2), (SCOPUS indexed,MySIte indexed)
    2015
    • Shin-Yi Chew & Lee-Luan Ng, 2015. Participation style of ESL learners in face-to-face and online discussions. Malaysian Journal of ELT Research, Vol 11(2), pp.68-81
    2014
    • Kassim, A. & Ng, L.L. (2014).The Roles of Collaborative Dialogue in Enhancing Written Corrective Feedback Efficacy. Malaysian Journal of ELT Research, Vol. 10(1), pp. 16-30.
    • Asiah Kassim & Ng, Lee Luan. Investigating the efficacy of focused and unfocused corrective feedback on the accurate use of prepositions in written work. English Language Teaching 7(2):119-130. (SCOPUS)
    2013
    • Asiah Kassim, Ng, Lee Luan. Investigating the efficacy of focused and unfocused corrective feedback on the accurate use of prepositions in written work. English Language Teaching 7(2):1-12. (SCOPUS)
    2012
    • Foo Lan Tan, Siew Yim Loh, TinTin Su, VW Veloo, Lee Luan Ng. 2011. Return to Work in Multi-ethnic Breast Cancer Survivors A Qualitative Inquiry. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, Vol 13 (20): 5791-5797 (WoS)
    • Moses Samuel , Mahmud Hasan Khan , Lee Luan Ng & Kin Wai Cheang. 2012. Articulation of medium of instruction politics in the Malaysian Chinese press, Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education 35(3) (WoS)
    2011
    • SY Loh, L Ong, LL Ng, SL Chew, SY Lee, G Bonafice (2011) Qualitative experiences of breast cancer survivors on a self- management intervention: 2-year post intervention focus group findings. Journal of Asian Pacific Cancer Prevention, vol 11, 2011 (WoS)
    • Ng Lee Luan & Sheila M.S. 2011. L2 Vocabulary Acquisition: The Impact of Negotiated Interaction. GEMA Online, Journal of Language Studies. 11(2): 5-20 (SCOPUS)
    2010
    • Tam Shu Sim, Kan Ngat Har, Ng Lee Luan (2010) Low Proficiency Learners in Synchronous Computer-Assisted and Face-to-Face Interactions. The Turkish On Line Journal of Educational Technology, Vol9, Issue 3, ISSN: 1303 6521 (ISI publication) (WoS)
    2009
    • Lee-Luan, Ng 2009. Modern Language Journa; An investigation of learning strategies and personality traits among proficient and less proficient ESL learners. Modern Language Journal (Special issue, 2009)
    2008
    • Book Review:'Internet Research Skills' by Niall O'Dochartaigh; Sage Publications, 2007. Published in: Qualitative Research Journal, Vol 3, No.2 , 2008, published by the Australian Association for Qualitative Research. (SCOPUS)
    Non-Refereed Journals
    2008
    • Book review on 'Internet Research Skills' by Niall O'Dochartaigh, Sage Publications, 2007. Published in: Qualitative Research Journal, Vol 3, No.2 , 2008, published by the Australian Association for Qualitative Research.
    Book Chapter
    2012
    • L. L. Ng 2012. Their Insights versus my Insights: Assessing Critical Thinking Skills via Threaded Discussion Board. In: Fatimah Hashim (ed.) Researching Teaching in Higher Education: Our Paths to Surrender. Kuala Lumpur: Pearson Education, pages 129-140
    2011
    • Wong Ling Yann, Ang Lay Hoon, Khoo Kiak Uei (Ed). 2011. New Trends and Scientific Implications on Chinese Linguistic Studies
    Article in Proceedings
    2009
    • 6th Malaysian International Conference on Languages, Literatures and Cultures, 28 30 April 2009, Putrajaya Marriot Hotel. Title: The issues of appraising meaningful participation and quality control in threaded discussion board.
    • International Conference on Education fro All (ICEFA) 2009, Legend Hotel 2009, 17-19 August 2009. Title: Investigating Foreign Students Language Learning Beliefs In Relation to Their Perception of Engliah Language Learning Experiences in Malaysia.
    • International Conference on Education fro All (ICEFA) 2009, Legend Hotel 2009, 17-19 August 2009> Title:THE INFLUENCE OF COMPUTER-MEDIATED-COMMUNICATION (CMC) IN ENHANCING THE INSTRUCTIONS OF SPEAKING SKILLS FOR ESL LEARNERS.
    • International Conference on Education fro All (ICEFA) 2009, Legend Hotel 2009, 17-19 August 2009. Title: A matter of personality or proficiency? An investigation of Learning Strategies and personality Traits among Proficient and less Proficient Learners.
    2008
    • International Conference on Educational Innovation, Legend Hotel, 6-8 May 2008. Title: Wholist or Analytics? Imager or Verbalist? The Relevance of Cognitive Styles in Computer Assisted Instruction
    • 7th International Conference on English Teaching (MICELT) 2008, Seremban, 12-14 May 2008. Title: The language switch variants during composition process among ESL learners with different proficiency levels.
    • First International Conference 2008 on Language and Linguistics, Nov 24-27 2008, International Islamic University Malaysia.Title: The discourse of national integration in Malaysian English dailies.
    Review
    2008
    • Book Review:'Internet Research Skills' by Niall O'Dochartaigh; Sage Publications, 2007. Published in: Qualitative Research Journal, Vol 3, No.2 , 2008, published by the Australian Association for Qualitative Research.
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Jabatan Kemajuan Orang Asli and UM
  • Schooling experiences and literacy/oracy practices of Orang Asli students who are in transition from Primary to Secondary schools. , Consultant, 2019 - 2021 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Investigating The Multi-ethnic Communities Awareness, Motivation, and Barriers to Sustainable Diet In Malaysia., Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019 (National)
  • Baseline Study on the Communication Skills of Law Students at the Faculty of Law, UM , Consultant, 2013 - 2014 (National)
  • Investigating the critical thinking factors that impact the academic performance , Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015 (National)
  • PEDAGOGY (CAPTURING MALAYSIAN EDUCATIONAL PRACTICES (TOPDOWN)) , Consultant, 2013 - 2015 (National)
  • Pembelajaran Bahasa Cina Sebagai Bahasa Kedua dalam Kalangan Pelajar Bukan Cina di IPTA Malaysia (University of Malaya Research Grant (UMRG)), Consultant, 2011 - 2012 (National)
  • Investigating Critical Thinking Disposition (CTD) and critical thinking skills (CTS) and its impact on academic performance of learners in institutions of higher learning. , Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2012 (National)
  • Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Child development laboratory preschool: An intituional ethnography Practice in infusing the process of societal and organizational change in line with Kurikulum Standard Prasekolah Kebangsaan dan Program PERMATA Negara, Consultant, 2010 - 2013 (National)
  • Performatives: An investigation of the Malaysian English press articulation of the concept of Bangsa Malaysia , Coordinator, 2008 - 2009 (National)
  • Malaysian English Corpus (MEC) - FRGS Project on Corpus Linguistics involving Malaysian learner corpora of UM undergraduates' written essays , Consultant, 2007 - 2010 (National)
  • Malaysian English Corpus (MEC) - FRGS Project on Corpus Linguistics involving Malaysian learner corpora of UM undergraduates' written essays, Consultant, 2007 - 2009 (National)
  • UNICEF , IPPP Ref: 53-02-03-1047
  • UNICEF Study on Children Affected by HIV and AIDS: The Qualitative Aspect of the Study , Consultant, 2009 - 2012 (International)
  • The Research Council of University of Otago, New Zealand
  • The Input and Learning Style Factors in Computer Mediated :anguage Instruction Enviroment , Coordinator, 2003 - 2004 (International)
  • Universiti Utara Malaysia researchgrant
  • The Effect of Aural Competency on Reading Comprehension Among ESL Learners: A case of Students Taking the BB1022 Course in UUM , -, 1999 - 2000 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 16, 2, 2015/2016
  • Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Using ACMC as a Tool in Scaffolding Reading-related Tasks to Enhance Syntactical and Lexical Competence in Second Language Learners., Asiah Bt Kassim, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A study on the cohesive ties and its relationship to Critical Thinking ratio in threaded discussion, Tan Cheng Lee, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • STRATEGI PEMBELAJARAN AKSARA PIKTOFONETIK CINA DALAM KALANGAN PELAJAR SEKOLAH JENIS KEBANGSAAN CINA, NGEH HOONG ENG, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • STRATEGI PEMBELAJARAN PERBENDAHARAAN KATA MANDARIN SEBAGAI BAHASA ASING DALAM KALANGAN PELAJAR MELAYU DI INSTITUSI PENGAJIAN TINGGI, LEE AI CHAT, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A case study on the use of mentor-supported cognitive apprenticeship in the instruction of tenses in narrative writing, Gan Shiau Hui, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Investigating the use of CMC in the instruction of speaking skills, Nor Azlina Mohamad, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Computer Assisted Language Learning, Khorramaldin Rahiminahad, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Postgraduate Language learning Beliefs and perceptions of learning English in Malaysia, Sharifah Ayeshah Syed Mohamed Noori, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • investigating the relationship between English language proficiency and critical thinking skills among M\\\'sian Pre-Uni students, Nadiah Bt Hj Thanthawi, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Investigating the use of verbal collocation in writing among adult ESL leaners, Francis Wong Hao Seng, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • An investigation on the use of PLOT in pre stage for narrative writing, Gan Shiau Chin, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • CODE SWITCHING AMONG TEACHERS AND STUDENTS IN AN ESL CLASSCROOM, SARASVATHY A/P ANNANDARAJAH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE COGNITIVE PROCESSES OF JAPANESE LANGUAGE LEARNERS IN UNDERSTANDING VIDEOS, YOSHIDA MASAHIRO, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE IMPACT OF COGNITIVE APPRENTICESHIP ON THE LEARNING OF PAST TENSE FORMS AMONG ESL LEARNERS, GAN SHIAU HUI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CRITICAL THINKING ABILITY AND VOCABULARY LEARNING STRATEGY AMONG EFL LEARNERS, NOUSHIN BOROUSHAKI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE INFLUENCE OF A DIGITAL COMIC TOOL ON WRITING ANXIETY AND PERFORMANCE OF MALAYSIAN ESL LEARNERS, FAUSTINA ROBERTS A/P FRANCIS, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • DIFFERENTIAL EFFECTS OF CORRECTIVE FEEDBACK ON THE ESL LEARNERS' ACCURACY OF LINGUISTIC FORMS, ASIAH BINTI KASSIM, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Investigating language learning strategies of proficient and less proficient adult ESL learners, Persis Dineen Rodrigues, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Computer Assisted Language Learning related, Chan Seong Long, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Vocabulary Acquisition, Sheila Marina Sappathy, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The cognitive process of Japanese language learners in understanding videos, Yoshida Masahiro, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A study of learning strategies and personality traits among ESL learners, Christine Shobana Arthur, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Language switch during the L2 composition process: A case study of ESL writers., Andrea Wang Shuen Wern, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND VOCABULARY KNOWLEDGE IN ACADEMIC WRITING OF ESL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS, DARYL NG HORNG SHYANG, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Appointed Auditor for the Residence Association of Taman Segar, Cheras, KL, officially registered with the Registry of Societies Malaysia, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016
    • Appointed Auditor for the Residence Association of Taman Segar, Cheras, KL, officially registered with the Registry of Societies Malaysia , 01/05/2014 to 30/04/2015
    • Interpreter during the visit of MBA students and accompanying professor from Da Ye University Taiwan to the Faculty of Business and Accountancy university of Malaya, 05/08/2013 to 06/08/2013
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Appointed reviewer of journal article for MaJER, Malaysia Journal of Educational Research . 1 May 2020- 30 April 2022. , 2020 to 2022 (Article in Journal)
  • Heero Mohialdeen Rashasoor (GS36387), Tesis Master Satera, Topik-Effects of three modes of listening on listening comprehension of ESL undergraduates., 2016 to 2016 (Thesis)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Advisory board member for Merlien Institute's COMPUTER-AIDED QUALITATIVE RESEARCH ASIA 2010, Merlien Institute, an independent organisation dedicated to providing timely and critical information to the qualitative research community., 2009 (International)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Qualitative Data Analysis Workshop with Nvivo, Sunway University, 2020 - 2020 (Expert Advisor)
  • Conducted Food and Environment Workshop - Household Food Waste-19 October 2019, Tun Syed Zahiruddin Residential College, Universiti Malaya, 2019 - 2019 (Workshop Facilitator)
  • UMRG Research Engagement Activity with UM Campus Communities - Students of FBL- 15 Novemer 2019, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics- Universiti Malaya, 2019 - 2019 (Workshop Facilitator)
  • Conducted training session for CMEP (Capturing Malaysian Educational Practice) project members on using importing and coding videos using Nvivo, 8 January 2015 (9am-1pm) at Mathematics Lab, Faculty of Education, University of Malaya., Members of CMEP (Capturing Malaysian Educational Practice) project, Equitable Society Research Cluster (ESRC), University Malaya. , 2015 - 2015 (Technical Advisor)
  • Invited as reviewer for conference papers for the Taylor's 8th Teaching and Learning Conference 2015: Assessment for learning: With and beyond the classroom, 28-29 November 2015, Taylor's University Lakeside Campus, Conference and Research Grant, Centre for Research & Development, TAYLOR S UNIVERSITY Lakeside Campus , 2015 - 2015 (Reviewer)
  • Qualitative Analysis Research Using Nvivo 8.0 Workshop, organised by Centre for Extention Education (CEE), 21-22 April 2010. , Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), , 2010 - 2010 (Expert Advisor)
  • Workshop:RESEARCH METHODOLOGY FOR THE SOCIAL SCIENCE: A QUALITATIVE APPROACH 24 May 2010. , Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Centre for Learning and Teaching, Institute of Postgraduate Studies and Research,, 2010 - 2010 (Expert Advisor)
  • Conducted workshop on Qualitative Research Methods to academic staff members of University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar campus on 20 April 2010. Organised by the Centre for Extension Education, UTAR., University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), 2010 - 2010 (Expert Advisor)
  • Conducted workshop on Qualitative Analysis Research using Nvivo to academic staff members of University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar campus on 21 & 22 April 2010. Organised by the Centre for Extension Education, UTAR., Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) , 2010 - 2010 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Analysis Research Workshop Using Nvivo8, 5th December 2009, Qualitative Research Association of Malaysia, UCSI Cheras Main Campus, Kuala Lumpur , 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • One Day Nvivo8.0 Training workshop, 26th and 27th Febuary 2009, QSR International, Read Hat Training Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur , 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Analysis Research Workshop using Nvivo8, Research related training series for academic staff members of Faculty of Language and Linguistics, 28 May 2009, Unversity Malaya , 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Basic Qualitative Analysis Research Workshop Using Nvivo8, Research related training workshop for academic staff members, 30 June 2009, University Malaya , 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Research Methodology & Qualitative Data Analysis Research Workshop using Nvivo 8.0, organised by Centre for Extention Education (CEE), , 8-9 December 2009., Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Research Methodology & Qualitative Data Analysis Research Workshop using Nvivo 8.0, organised by Centre for Extention Education (CEE), , 8-9 December 2009., Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Workshop on Using Nvivo for Deciphering Qualitative Data, organised by School of Architectural Design, 10-12 November 2009., Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor, 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Nvivo 8.0 Workshop, organised by School of Postgraduate Studies, 10-11 October 2009 and 24-25 October 2009, Universiti Putra Malaysia. , 2009 - 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Analysis Research Workshop Using Nvivo8 for staff members and postgraduate students, 18th and 19th November 2008, Faculty of Business , Monash University, Sunway Campus Kuala Lumpur , 2008 - 2008 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Data Analysis With Nvivo 8.0 Workshop Organised by Qualitative Research Association Of Malaysia (Qram), UCSI Main Campus, Cheras, 5 December 2008, Qualitative Research Association Of Malaysia (Qram), , 2008 - 2008 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Data Analysis Withnvivo 7.0 Workshop for Postgraduate students of Fakulti Bahasa & Linguistik, 14 & 15 March 2008, UNIVERSITY MALAYA, 2008 - 2008 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Analysis Research Workshop Using Nvivo7, 26th June 2008, Faculty of Accountancy and Business, University Malaya , 2008 - 2008 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Analysis Research Workshop using Nvivo7, Research related training series for academic staff members, 22nd and 23rd May 2007, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University Malaya , 2007 - 2007 (Expert Advisor)
  • Conducted workshop on Using Nvivo in analyzing qualitative data, 20th July 2005, School of Languages, Literature and Perfoming Arts, University Otago, New Zealand , 2005 - 2005 (Expert Advisor)
  • Qualitative Data Analysis Workshop Using Nvivo8 2nd July 2009, The Section of Curriculum and extra-Curricular, University Malaya , 2004 - Present, 2009 (Expert Advisor)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Awarded Microsoft in Education certificate of recognition for membership in the Microsoft Innovative Educator Program, Microsoft Malaysia, Level 26-27, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2016 (EDUCATION)
    • Language Interpreter (Mandarin-English)during the visit of MBA students and accompanying professor from Da Ye university, Taiwan to the Faculty of Business and Accountancy, University of Malaya on 5-6 August 2013, Faculty of Business and Accountancy university of Malaya, 2013 (SPECIAL)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2011 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Post-Graduate International Conference Travel Funding, University of Otago\'s Humanities Division, 2003 (OTHERS)
    • Doctor Sulaiman Daud Jubilee Postgraduate Scholarship for PhD. Study in Applied linguistic, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2002 (OTHERS)
    • Scholarship for overseas Master level study, Malaysian Ministry of Education, 1995 (OTHERS)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Conducted workshop -Thesis Writing Workshop for postgraduate students of Medical faculty, Universiti Malaya, 19-20 February 2020, Medical faculty, Universiti Malaya,, 01/01/2020 to 01/01/2020 (National)
    • Conducted workshop -Analyzing Qualitative Data with Nvivo for academic staff members and postgraduate students of Sunway University Laskeside Campus, 14-15 September 2020, Sunway University, 01/12/2020 to 01/12/2020 (National)
    • Conducted online workshop -Analyzing Qualitative Data with Nvivo for academic staff members and postgraduate students of Monash University Laskeside Campus, 15-16 June 2020, Monash University Lakeside Campus, 01/12/2020 to 01/12/2020 (National)
    • Conducted Nvivo 12.0 workshop for academic staff members and postgraduate students of University Malaya, 22 June 2019, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University Malaya, 01/01/2019 to 01/01/2019 (National)
    • Conducted workshop -Analyzing Qualitative Data with Nvivo for academic staff members and postgraduate students of Taylor's University Laskeside Campus, 2-3 April 2019, Taylor's University Lakeside Campus, 01/01/2019 to 01/01/2019 (National)
    • Conducted workshop on the use of Nvivo as part of Research Methodology for Postgraduate Students BVX8001 and BMX 7001 for the Faculty of Built Environment, University Malaya. 26 October 2019, Faculty of Built Environment, University Malaya, 01/01/2019 to 01/01/2019 (National)
    • Conduct workshop - Qualitative Analysis with Nvivo for academic staff members and postgraduate students of Taylor's University Lakeside Campus, 5-6 March 2019, Taylor's University , 01/01/2019 to 01/01/2019 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled "How to examine thesis and dissertation for postgraduate" for academic staff members of Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, 8 January 2019, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University Malaya, 01/01/2019 to 01/01/2019 (National)
    • Conducted Nvivo workshop to members of NGO, Persatuan Kesedaran Komuniti Selangor, Empower who are involved in conducting research projects related to social activities and campaigns. 7-8 April 2018. , Persatuan Kesedaran Komuniti Selangor, 01/12/2018 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    • Conducted Nvivo 12.0 workshop for academic staff members and postgraduate students of SEGI University Kota Damansara, 21-21 August 2018, SEGI University Kota Damansara, 01/12/2018 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    • Conducted Turinitin Workshop for academic staff members on 13 April 2018. Organised by the E-Learning Committe of Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya, 01/12/2018 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    • Conducted workshop on Qualitative Analysis using Nvivo for Academic staff members of Sunway University, Petaling Jaya. 17 and 18 October 2016, Academic Enhancement Division, Sunway University, 01/02/2016 to 01/02/2016 (National)
    • Conducted Nvivo Workshop for Postgraduate students of Faculty of Languages and linguistics, University of Malaya. 18 August 2016, Postgraduate office of Faculty of Languages and linguistics, University of Malaya, 01/02/2016 to 01/02/2016 (National)
    • Speaker for Workshop in Using Nvivo to Analyse Data, organised by Center for Population Health, Medical Faculty, University Malaya. 1 August 2016, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Medical Faculty, University Malaya., 01/12/2016 to 01/12/2016 (National)
    • Conducted workshop related to Qualitative Analysis using Nvivo for academic staff members of Sunway College. 12 and 13 August 2016, Section of Academic Quality, Sunway College, 01/02/2016 to 01/02/2016 (National)
    • Conducted in-house training related to Qualitative Data Analysis using Nvivo for academic staff members of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar Campus. 23 and 24 May 2016, Center for Extension Education, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, 01/02/2016 to 01/02/2016 (National)
    • Conducted in-house training related to Qualitative Analysis Using Nvivo 11 for academic staff members and postgraduate students of School of Business, Monash University. 13 And 14 June 2016., School of Business, Monash University, 01/02/2016 to 01/02/2016 (National)
    • Conducted 2-day workshop entitled "Analyse this !!! Learning to Analyse Qualitative Data with Nvivo" on 22-23 April 2015 at Multi Discipline Teaching Lab, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya., Research Management Center, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya., 01/05/2015 to 01/05/2015 (National)
    • Conducted 2-day workshop entitled "Qualitative Analysis Research Using Nvivo 10" on 7-8 July 2015 for The School of Business, Monash University., The School of Business, Monash University., 01/05/2015 to 01/05/2015 (National)
    • Conducted 4 sessions of 1-day workshop entitled "Qualitaive Data Analysis using Nvivo" for the Upskill Programme for Postgraduate Students, by Institute of Graduate Studies, University of Malaya. (10 March 2015, 12 May 2015, 11 August 2015, 24 November 2015), The Upskill Programme for Postgraduate Students -Institute of Graduate Studies, University of Malaya., 01/05/2015 to 01/05/2015 (National)
    • Conducted 2-day workshop entitled "Qualitative Analysis using Nvivo" on 21-22 December 2015, at University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar campus., Center for Extension Education, University Tunku Abdul Rahmann (UTAR), 01/05/2015 to 01/05/2015 (National)
    • Conducted 2-day Nvivo Training workshop, entitled "the Art of Nvivo" for center of Communication and Cultural Innovation and Support (CCISUM), University of Malaya, 31 January- 1 February 2015, Communication and Cultural Innovation and Support (CCISUM), University of Malaya, 01/05/2015 to 01/05/2015 (National)
    • Conducted 2-day workshop, entitled "Using Nvivo to Decipher Your Data" on 1 & 2 August 2015, at IGS building, Seminar Room A & B, for the center of Communication and Cultural Innovation and Support ICCISUM), University of Malaya, center of Communication and Cultural Innovation and Support (CCISUM), University of Malaya, 01/05/2015 to 01/05/2015 (National)
    • Conducted 2-day Qualitative Analysis with Nvivo 10 for staff members of English Languate Institute of Singapore (ELIS), Ministry of Education of Singapore, 9-10 January 2014, English Languate Institute of Singapore, Ministry of Education of Singapore, 01/01/2014 to 01/01/2014 (International)
    • Certified Trainer for Nvivo 10, conducted workshop on Qualitative Analysis Research using Nvivo 10 for the Humanities and Ethics cluster, University of Malaya, 22 January 2014, Humanities and Ethics cluster, University of Malaya, 01/03/2014 to 01/03/2014 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled Nvivo Advanced 1-day Workshop for Unit Sokongan Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya, 19 February 2014, Unit Sokongan Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya, 01/03/2014 to 01/03/2014 (National)
    • Certified Trainer for Nvivo 10, conducted Research super session on using Nvivo 10 for CCISUM, 21-22 June 2014, Communication and Culture Innovation and Support Unit, University of Malaya, 01/03/2014 to 01/03/2014 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled Nvivo 10 Basic 1-day Workshop for University of Malaya, Institute of Graduate Studies- Upskill program 26 March 2014, University of Malaya, Institute of Graduate Studies, 01/03/2014 to 01/03/2014 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled Nvivo 10 Basic 1-day Workshop for Unit Sokongan Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya, 18 June 2014, Unit Sokongan Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya, 01/03/2014 to 01/03/2014 (National)
    • Certified Trainer for Nvivo 10, conducted workshop on Qualitative Analysis Research using Nvivo 10 for Monash University, 9-10 July 2014, Monash University at Sunway, 01/03/2014 to 01/03/2014 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled "Now that I have obtained the qualitative data, how do I deal with it?" for postgraduate students and academic staff members on 9 July 2013 at seminar room A & B, Institute of Graduate Studies building., Unit Sokongan Penyelidikan, University of Malaya, 01/03/2013 to 01/03/2013 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled Nvivo Baics 1-day workshop for the Research Support Unit of University of Malaya on 28 August 2013 at the Institute of Graduate Studies buildning., Unit Sokongan Penyelidikan, University of Malaya, 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2013 (National)
    • Conducted Nvivo Qualitative Analysis Workshop for researchers involved in the Prison Community Link on Oral Health research project of Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya on 8 January 2013., Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2013 (National)
    • Conducted workshop entitled The qualitative Approach in Deciphering Data as part of the up-skill programme organised by the Institute of Graduate Studies, on 22 October 2013., Institute of Graduate Studies, 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2013 (National)
    • Workshop on Qualitative Analysis using Nvivo 10, organised by School of Business, Monash University, School of Business, Monash University, Sunway Campus, 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2013 (National)
    • Workshop on the use of Nvivo in dealing with qualitative data, target audience: researchers of Malaysia Institute of Transport, UITM and academic staff members of UITM, 30 November 2011, Malaysia Institute of Transport, UITM , 01/04/2011 to 01/04/2011 (National)
    • Workshop on incorporating Nvivo into research project, target audience: institutional academic staff members, 19-20 April 2011, Sunway University, 01/04/2011 to 01/04/2011 (National)
    • Associate Member of University of Malaya's Student Empowerment and Research Unit (SERU), Student Empowerment and Research Unit of University of Malaya, 01/04/2011 to 01/04/2014 (National)
    • Members of the invited Review Panel for the QSR International NVivo 9 teaching grant program 2010 for the Asia-pacific Region, organized and sponsored by QSR International, Doncaster, Melbourne, Australia. www.qsrinternational.com , QSR International, Doncaster, Melbourne, Australia, 01/04/2010 to 01/04/2011 (International)
    • Member of Advisorial Board (Asia Pacific Chapter) of Merlien Institute since January 2010, an independent organization registered in Singapore that provides platform for qualitative researchers to interact and exchange ideas and best practices in research via interactive conference environment. Merlien Institute is the organizer of the Computer-Aided Qualitative Research Asia conference series in the Asian region. , Merlien Institute , 01/01/2010 to 01/01/2014 (International)
    • Consultan service for research project"An Investigation into the Writing of Critical Reviews of Articles by Postrgraduate Students (UM PJP account NO: FS120/2008C)., UNIVERSITY MALAYA, 01/07/2010 to 01/07/2010 (National)
    • Benchmarking the academic writing criteria for postgraduate studies, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, 01/11/2009 to 01/11/2009 (University)
    • Certified Trainer of Nvivo , QSR International, Melbourne, Australia, 01/01/2004 to 01/01/2020 (International)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    INVITED SEMINAR
  • 1. A matter of personality or proficiency? An INVESTIGATion of LEARNING STRATEGIES & PERSONALITY TRAITS AMONG PROFICIENT & LESS PROFICIENT ESL LEARNERS 2. Investigating Foreign Students Language Learning Beliefs In Relation to Their Perception of Engliah Language Learning Experiences in Malaysia. 3. THE INFLUENCE OF COMPUTER-MEDIATED-COMMUNICATION (CMC) ON THE INSTRUCTIONS OF SPEAKING SKILLS FOR ESL LEARNERS. , International Conference on Education for all, ICEFA 2009, 17/08/2009 to 19/08/2009, Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and University Malaya (International)
  • Asses the impact of the global crisis on different types of philanthropy and identification of challenges for the promotion of responsible corporate activites, Challenging Philanthropy: Glodab conference on Enhancing the Role of Philanthropy in Challenging Times, 22/07/2009 to 23/07/2009, Philanthropy Asia (National)
  • The issues of appraising "meaningful" participation and quality control in threaded discussion board, 6th Malaysian International Conference on Languages, Literatures and Cultures, 28/04/2009 to 30/04/229
  • The discourse of national integration in Malaysian English dailies, First International Conference 2008 on language and Linguistics, 24/11/2008 to 27/11/2008 (National)
  • The language swtich variants during composition process among ESL learners with different proficiency levels, 7th International Conference on English Teaching (MICELT) , 12/05/2008 to 14/05/2008 (International)
  • Wholist or Analytics? Imager or Verbalist? The Relevance of Cognitive Styles in Computer Assisted Instruction, International Conference on Educational Innovation , 06/05/2008 to 08/05/2008 (International)
  • Qualitative research and social policies: The incorporation of qualitative approach in investigating children and their adaption in adulthood, Association for Qualitative Research Biennail Conference 2007, 13/11/2007 to 14/11/2007 (International)
  • CAQDAS. the loom that facilities the knitting together of the rich tapestry of qualitative data, The 4th International Qualitative Research Convention , 03/09/2007 to 05/09/2007 (International)
  • The issue of social presence in computer aided language instruction, The Annual Conference of the Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand, Victoria University of Wellington, 03/09/2005 to 03/09/2005, Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand
  • Is it a matter of style? A preliminary report on cognitive style research in CAI enviroment, Symposium on Technology Future and Language Education, 18/06/2004 to 20/06/2004
  • Issues raised by ESL Language Instruction CD-Rom Users, Open Book: Postgraduate Studies in English and Linguistics Conference, 19/10/2003 to 21/10/2003
  • 1. Input from Computer assisted Language Learning Programs and Novice Language Learners with Extreme Learning Styles 2. A human-Computer Dialogue Systems for Maori Language Learning, 15th Annual World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications, 23/06/2003 to 28/06/2003, Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education
  • Challenges and Prospects in Teacher Education, International Conference on Challenges and Prospects in Teacher Education, 16/07/2001 to 17/07/2001
  • LEARNING, The 6th International Literacy and Educational Research Network Conference, 28/10/1999 to 30/10/1999, RMIT Austrlia and University Sains Malaysia
  • Preparation for the New Millennium, The National Information Technology Agenda Seminar , 26/10/1998 to 26/10/1998
  • Academic Writing, Academic Writing Workshop, 23/07/1998 to 25/07/1998, Malaysian Academic Publishing Council, University Sains Malaysia press & the Human Resource Development Unit of USM
  • Educational Research , Malaysian Educational Research Association's (MERA) Inaugural Conference 1998, 28/04/1998 to 30/04/1998
  • Management In The 21st, Management In The 21st. Century (MIT21) Seminar, 15/01/1998 to 16/01/1998, Quality Management Institute of UUM & AIESEC UUM
  • International Educational Conference, International Education Conference, 27/09/1994 to 30/09/1994, University Sains Malaysia
  • "Enchancement of Learning and Teaching Skills through Advanced Computer Based Technology", UUM-AUC Conference 1993, 18/10/1993 to 19/10/1993, UUM & Uniphone Sdn Bhd
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Thesis Writing Workshop, organised by Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence Based Practice (Julius Centre University of Malaya), Dept of Social & Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Thesis Writing Workshop, organised by Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence Based Practice (Julius Centre University of Malaya), Dept of Social & Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 19/02/2020 to 20/02/2020, Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence Based Practice (Julius Centre University of Malaya), Dept of Social & Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya (University)
  • Why we should consider our viewpoints regarding instrumental motivation in language learning and its impact on ESL learners., A talk to the language instructors of the University of Otago Language Centre, 25/10/2005 to 25/10/2005, University of Otago
  • ORAL PRESENTER
  • Lexical Frequency Profile of Undergraduates in Academic Writing., International Conference on the Teaching and Learning of Languages (ICTLL 2017) Organized by: Faculty of Languages and Communication, UPSI. 3-4 April 2017. River Majestic Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak., 03/04/2017 to 04/04/2017, Faculty of Languages and Communication, Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris UPSI (International)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • Food Waste in Malaysia, Universiti Malaya Research Carnival 2018, 15/11/2018 to 17/11/2018, Institute Of Research Management & Monitoring (IPPP) (National)
  • Food Waste in Malaysia, Universiti Malaya Research Carnival 2018, 15/11/2018 to 17/11/2018, Institute Of Research Management & Monitoring (IPPP) UM (National)
  • The Linguistic Landscape of Sustainability And Other Relevant Skills for the 21st Century in the Context of Education., Faculty of Languages and Linguistics Research expo 2016, University Malaya, 27/05/2016 to 27/05/2016, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University Malaya (University)
  • PRESENTER
  • Exploring the lexical frequency profiles of ESL leaners' essays., Department of English Language Seminar, 19/08/2016 to 19/08/2016, Department of English Language, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics (University)
  • Critical thinking through creative lessons., MELTA 5th International Research Conference in English Language Education 2015, 28 November 2015, University of Malaya, 28/11/2015 to 28/11/2015, Malaysian English Language Teaching Association (MELTA) (International)
  • Thew influence of digital comic tool on writing anxiety and writing performance of Malaysian ESL learners., International Conference on Computer Assisted Language Learning: Globalization and Localization in CALL 2015, 12-14 November 2015, 13/11/2015 to 13/11/2015, GLoCALL organizing Committee, Pai Chai University, Daejeon, Republic of Korea. (International)
  • Exploring the link between the use of conjunctions and critical thinking, 17th English in South East Asia Conference, 05/12/2013 to 07/12/2013, Humanities and Ethics Research Cluster, University of Malaya (International)
  • Communication skills of Malaysian lawyers: Falling standards or changing standards, 17th English in South East Asia Conference, 05/12/2013 to 07/12/2013, Humanities and Ethics Cluster of University of Malaya (International)
  • "Aural competence: The contributing factor of reading competence", International Seminar on Learning and Motivation , 08/10/2001 to 10/10/2001
  • "Electronic Authoring skills: Are the educational practitioners ready to face the challenges beyond Y2K?", Malaysian Educational Research Association-Singapore Educational Research joint Conference, 01/12/1999 to 03/12/1999
  • "WWW: The useful resource for sharing of teaching info.", Mid-West Association of language Laboratories' Spring 1997 Conference, 11/04/1997 to 12/04/1997
  • OTHERS
  • NVivo Workshop, Special Training Workshop for Trainers of NVivo, 17/11/2004 to 19/11/2004, QSR Inc