Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. ZALINA BINTI ABDUL HALIM


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Supervisor, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/12/2010 to 30/11/2011
  • Penyelaras Kursus, Faculty,   to present
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty,   to present
  • Coordinator E-Learning Committee , Faculty,   to present
  • Committee Member, Faculty,   to present
  • Faculty representative to E-Learning Committee Central Level, University Malaya,   to present
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD (Undang-Undang Media), UNDANG-UNDANG MEDIA, UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM
  • LLM, UNDANG-UNDANG, UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
  • LLB, UNDANG-UNDANG, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF MALAYSIA, Reviewer, 2018 to 2019 (University)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Media Law
  • Legal Method
  • Research Interest
  • The right to know, Communications Regulatory Regime
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • LXGA6135 - Media Law - Selected Issues(S), Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXGB6100 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXEB2103 - Land Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008)
  • LXGB6100 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009)
  • LXEB2103 - Land Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB2101 - Criminal Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB2103 - Land Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000)
  • Undang-Undang Tanah, First Degree, Fakulti Undang-Undang UKM (1999/2000)
  • LXEB2101 - Criminal Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB1303 - Introduction to Cyber Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB2103 - Land Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB2304 - Media Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001)
  • LXEB2101 - Criminal Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002)
  • LXEB2103 - Land Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002)
  • LM535 - Media Law: Selected Issues, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • LXEB1104 - Constitutional Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1998/1999)
  • LXEB1101 - Legal Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB2304 - Media Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXGB6100 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007)
  • LXEB2101 - Criminal Law, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1997/1998)
  • LXGB6100 - Research Methodology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2008
    • Mohammad Rizal Salim and Zalina Abdul Halim (2008)"The Boundaries of Law: A Socio-Legal Perspective of Malaysia's National Economic Policy," Global Jurist; vol: 8: Iss. 2 (Advances), Article 7, available at: http://www.bepress.com/gj/vol8/iss2/art7 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    Book Chapter
    2009
    • ZALINA A.H., MOHAMMAD RIZAL SALIM, (planned for publication) THE MEDIA SYSTEM AND CO-OPERATIVE REGULATORY SYSTEMS IN THE MEDIA SECTOR FOR MALAYSIA, FOR THE STUDY ON CO-REGULATION MEASURES IN THE MEDIA SECTOR, Suruhanjaya Komunikasi dan Multimedia.
    2004
    • With Safinaz Mohd Hussein, Media in Malaysia in International Media Handbook 2004/2005, Hans-Bredow- Institut and Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft Baden-Baden (2004). Published in German.
    2002
    • Media in Malaysia in International Media Handbook 2002/2003, Hans-Bredow- Institut and Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft Baden-Baden (2002). Published in German.
    2001
    • Freedom of Information in Malaysia: A Long and Arduous Journey in Iyer, V. (ed) Freedom of Information : An Asian Survey, AMIC and School of Communication Studies, Nanyang Technological University (2001) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2000
    • Media Law in Survey 2000, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Criminal Law in Survey 2000, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    1999
    • Contempt Law in Survey 1999, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Criminal Law in Survey 1999 with Chew Li Hua, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    1997
    • Criminal Law in Survey 1997 with Ferida Enolil Mustapha Khalil, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    Case Study/Tech. Report
    2006
    • ZALINA A.H., MOHAMMAD RIZAL SALIM THE MEDIA SYSTEM AND CO-OPERATIVE REGULATORY SYSTEMS IN THE MEDIA SECTOR FOR MALAYSIA, FOR THE STUDY ON CO-REGULATION MEASURES IN THE MEDIA SECTOR 2006 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    Others
    2000
    • Freedom of Information in Malaysia: A Long and Arduous Journey , at the Regional Seminar on Freedom of Information in Asia, Bangkok 10-12 May 2000. - Conference
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    NONE
  • Analysing Security Restrictions on Speech and Expression Affecting the Growth of the Media and Content Industry, Consultant, 2016 - 2018 (National)
  • The right to know in Malaysia, 2008
  • Ministry of Higher Education
  • Assessment of the Regulatory Regime of the Communications, Media and Content Industry, Consultant, 2007 - 2009 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 42, 22, 2007/2008
  • 42, 20, 2008/2009
  • Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Qualifying for the Malaysian Bar: The Road Ahead A study of the academic and practical aspects of legal education for the purposes of practice in Malaysia, Sivapragasam Kumaran, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Regulating Landed Gated Communities, Tay Eng Siang, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Undergraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Academic Session)
    Completed
    • The Right to Know and Participatory Democracy: Community Case Study of the District of Kuala Selangor, 2007/2008
    Ongoing
    • 1. Sumbang Mahram: Kedudukannya di bawah undang-undang Islam dan Sivil di Malaysia 2. Press Freedom under the Federal Constitution Bloggers in malaysia: The extent of freedom of speech 3. The crime of defamation and how it affects bloggers, 2008/2009
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Member of 2014/2015 student intake selection committee (interviewer), 01/04/2014 to 01/06/2014
    • Attachment Program Coordinator, 01/01/2014 to 31/12/2014
    • Accounts Examiner/Auditor Persatuan PIBG Sek Men La Salle Klang, 28/03/2009 to 27/03/2010
    • Residential College Fellow at 17th Residential College, 24/06/1997 to 28/07/1998
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Faizal Kamaruddin, (Nov, 2006)The Management Corporation Under the Strata Titles Act 1985: Issues Surrounding Its Establishment and Operation in the State of Penang, Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfilment of The Requirements for the Master of Laws,   (Thesis)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • KHIDMAT SETIA 20 AWARD, , 2013
    • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang, Universiti Malaya, 2002
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    CONFERENCE
  • Legal and Regulatory Challenges for the Media in Malaysia, 15th Annual AMIC Conference: Media in Asia: Choices and Realities, 18/07/2006, Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (International)
  • INVITED SEMINAR
  • Country Report: Malaysia (2007) (with Dato M. Shafee Abdullah, Abdul Samad Abdul Ghani and Malik Imtiaz Sarwar), a report prepared for the Southeast Asian Media Defence Litigation Project at the Southeast Asian Media Defence Litigation Conference, The University of Hong Kong, May 21-23, 2007., Southeast Asian Media Defence Litigation Conference, May 21-23, 2007, 21/05/2007 to 23/05/2007, SEAPA, Open Justice Initiative, International Bar Association, PCMLP Oxford University, The University of Hong Kong Communications and Journalism School (International)
  • Freedom of Information in Malaysia: A Long and Arduous Journey, Regional Seminar on Freedom of Information in Asia, 11/05/2000, Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • Meeting the Philosophical bases of the Free Speech Principle, 15th Annual AMIC (Asian Media Information and Communication Centre) Conference, Media in Asia: Choices and Realities, Penang 17-20 July 2006., 17/07/2006 to 20/07/2006, AMIC and the Communications School of Universiti Sains Malaysia (International)
  • Information Access in a Plural Society: The Struggle for Nation-building and Development in Malaysia, Socio Legal Studies Association Conference 2005, University of Liverpool 30 March to 1 April 2005., 30/03/2005 to 01/04/2005, Socio-Legal Studies Association United Kingdom (International)
  • OTHERS
  • Particpant, THird Southeast Asian Human Rights Conference: Peace and Conflict, 15/10/2014 to 16/10/2014, Faculty of Law, University Malaya and the Southeast Asian Human Rights Network (International)
  • Competition Rules in the Communications Industry in Malaysia, Training Program on Competition Law, 12/03/2007, Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship and Japan Fair Trade Commission (International)