Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. ZALINA BINTI ABDUL HALIM


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Supervisor, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/12/2010 to 30/11/2011
  • PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, Faculty,   to present
  • Coordinator E-Learning Committee , Faculty,   to present
  • Faculty representative to E-Learning Committee Central Level, University Malaya,   to present
  • Penyelaras Kursus, Faculty,   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)
  • EKSESAIS TEMUDUGA PROGRAM SARJANA MUDA UNDANG-UNDANG SESI 2021/2022, Member, 2021 to 2022 (University)
  • Deputy Director of Centre of Legal Pluralism and Indigenous Law (CLPIL), Vice President, 2020 to 2022 (University)
  • Jawatankuasa Penyaring Soalan Peperiksaan Semester 1 2021/2022, Member, 2021 to 2021 (University)
  • Member, Member, 2020 to 2021 (University)
  • Jawatankuasa Ijazah Dasar (wakil tahun 3), Member, 2020 to 2021 (University)
  • Faculty Appeal Committee, Member, 2020 to 2021 (University)
  • Jawatankuasa Internship Undang-Undang, Member, 2020 to 2021 (University)
  • 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
  • LXEB1303 - INTRODUCTION TO CYBER LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001 - 2 )
  • LXEB2103 - LAND LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB2101 - CRIMINAL LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB1104 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1998/1999 - 1 2 )
  • LXGB6100 - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010 - 1 )
  • Undang-Undang Tanah, First Degree, Fakulti Undang-Undang UKM (1999/2000 - 1 )
  • LXEB1101 - LEGAL METHOD, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 1 )
  • LXEB2103 - LAND LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 2 )
  • LXEB2103 - LAND LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB1101 - LEGAL METHOD, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 1 )
  • LXGB6100 - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2007/2008 - 1 )
  • LXEB1101 - LEGAL METHOD, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 )
  • LXGB6100 - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2008/2009 - 1 )
  • LXEB2103 - LAND LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB2304 - MEDIA LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 1 2 )
  • LXGA6135 - MEDIA LAW - SELECTED ISSUES(S), Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB2304 - MEDIA LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001 - 1 2 )
  • LXGB6100 - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - 1 )
  • LXEB2101 - CRIMINAL LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2000/2001 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB2103 - LAND LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000 - 1 2 )
  • LM535 - MEDIA LAW: Selected Issues, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2001/2002 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB2101 - CRIMINAL LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1999/2000 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB2101 - CRIMINAL LAW, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (1997/1998 - 1 2 )
  • LXEB1101 - LEGAL METHOD, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010 - 1 )
  • Teaching Activity
  • LIB2004 - LAND LAW, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • LXEC2113 - LAND LAW, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • LIA1002 - MALAYSIAN LEGAL SYSTEM, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • LQX7002 - MALAYSIAN LEGAL SYSTEM, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • LQC7001 - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • 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)
    Book Chapter
    2021
    • Abdul Halim, Z. (2021). Privacy. In Ahnaf Azmi (ed), Norchaya Talib on Torts in Malaysia (pp 599 - 632), Sweet & Maxwell.
    • Abdul Halim, Z (2021), Intentional Torts: Trespass to Land, updated by Zalina Abdul Halim in Ahnaf Azmi (Ed), Norchaya Talib on Torts in Malaysia, Sweet & Maxwell.
    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-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2000
    • Media Law in Survey 2000, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Criminal Law in Survey 2000, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (SCOPUS)
    1999
    • Contempt Law in Survey 1999, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Criminal Law in Survey 1999 with Chew Li Hua, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (SCOPUS)
    1997
    • Criminal Law in Survey 1997 with Ferida Enolil Mustapha Khalil, Faculty of Law University of Malaya and Jabatan Penerbitan Universiti Malaya (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    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)
  • Private Funding - Manage by UMCARES
  • Community Awareness On The Act Of Cyberbullying & Digital Resiliency, Co-Researcher, 05/01/2022 to 04/01/2023, Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya (Government)
  • 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
    • Regulating Landed Gated Communities, Tay Eng Siang, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • 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)
    • DEVELOPING A RIGHT TO KNOW SYSTEM IN IRAQ: CHALLENGES IN A POST-2003 STATE, MARWAN KAMEL JOMAAH ALKHALIDY, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • Guarded Neighbourhood In Non-Strata Properties In Malaysia :Contemporary Socio-Legal Issues And Solutions, TAY ENG SIANG, University of Malaya (PhD)
    Other
    • ESTABLISHMENT OF STATUTORY TITLE ASSURANCE FUND IN MITIGATING LOSS OF REGISTERED PROPRIETORS AS LAND FRAUD VICTIM : MALAYSIAN POSITION AND RECOMMENDATIONS, LAU CHIN YONG, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    Completed
    • Study on the Adequacy of the Existing Regulation on the Mobile Payment in Malaysia, DURGHA A/P S DACHINA MOORTHY, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • Regulating Short-Term Letting In Malaysia, EE LIN KEH, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    UG Student/Clinical Fellowship
    (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)
    • INTERVIEW PANEL FOR SATU CHANNEL 2021/2022 INTAKE, 14/09/2021 to 14/09/2021 (University)
    • Judge for the ALSA Malaysia Law Review Competition (AMLRC) 2021, 01/08/2021 to 15/09/2021 (National)
    • 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
    COURSE ATTENDED
    (Course Title),(Venue),(Duration),(Level)
    External Course
  • Research Ethics 101 Working with People, Online Workshop, 07/12/2021 to 08/12/2021 (National)
  • MCMC Research Symposium Series no9, Online, 01/12/2021 to 01/12/2021 (National)
  • Qualitative Methods: Conducting Interviews and Focus Groups Workshop, Online, 06/09/2021 to 06/09/2021 (National)
  • Internal / External Course
  • CURRICULUM DESIGN AND DELIVERY, Universiti Malaya, 05/03/2019 to 05/03/2019
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF OBE IN UM, Universiti Malaya, 26/02/2019 to 26/02/2019
  • FACULTY OF LAW ACADEMIC WORKSHOP, Grand Lexis, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, 27/01/2018 to 28/01/2018
  • TAKLIMAT GERAN UM-LITER 2017, Dewan Arif Fakulti Pendidikan, 18/05/2017 to 18/05/2017
  • PERSIDANGAN WAKAF ANTARABANGSA JOHOR (PWAJ) 2016, Johor Bahru, 07/11/2016 to 08/11/2016
  • TAKLIMAT GERAN UM-LITER, Dewan Arif, Fakulti Pendidikan Um, 08/06/2016 to 08/06/2016
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF OUTCOME-BASED EDUCATION, Cube Akademi Pengajian Islam Um, 16/02/2016 to 16/02/2016
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF STUDENT LEARNING TIME (SLT), Cube Fakulti Pendidikan, 11/02/2016 to 11/02/2016
  • QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH PART 1, Institut Pengajian Siswazah, 03/02/2016 to 04/02/2016
  • EFFECTIVE POWER POINT FOR TEACHING, Makmal Mikro 1, Blok a, Aras 2, Fsktm, 28/01/2016 to 28/01/2016
  • CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT: PROCESSES & PROCEDURES, Bestari Hall, Faculty of Education, 16/12/2015 to 16/12/2015
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF OBE AT UM, Seminar Room, Academy of Islamic Studies, 13/11/2015 to 13/11/2015
  • R&D TALK SERIES 2015: TOOLS FOR DATA ANALYSIS, Mahkamah Moot C, Fakulti Undang-Undang, 03/11/2015 to 03/11/2015
  • PROBLEMATISING ASSESSMENT IN CLINICAL LEGAL EDUCATION, Faculty of Business and Law, Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, 03/06/2015 to 05/06/2015
  • COMMONWEALTH LEGAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE: TRANSNATIONAL LEGAL EDUCATION: COMMONWEALTH PERSPECTIVES, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow Scotland, 07/04/2015 to 12/04/2015
  • BENGKEL KEPIMPINAN, Hotel Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar, 16/12/2014 to 16/12/2014
  • BENGKEL KEPIMPINAN-A BREAKTHROUGH IN QUALITY MINDSET, Hotel Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar, 16/12/2014 to 16/12/2014
  • SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOCIAL SECURITY (ICSS2014) SOCIAL DIMENSIONS OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTIVITY: LESSONS, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR SOUTH EAST ASIA , 3rd to 5th December 2014 At Hilton Hotel, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia., 03/12/2014 to 05/12/2014
  • THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE HUMAN RIGHTS AND PEACE & CONFLICT IN SOUTHEAST ASIA, Swiss Garden Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 15/10/2014 to 16/10/2014
  • BENGKEL SEMAKAN KURIKULUM BHG.1 & HARI KELUARGA FAKULTI UNDANG-UNDANG-UNDANG, Swiss Garden Resort & Spa, Kuantan, Pahang, 14/09/2013 to 16/09/2013
  • SPECTRUM BASIC WORKSHOP, Faculty of Law, 01/03/2013 to 01/03/2013
  • STUDY VISIT TO THE NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE, FACULTY OF LAW, University of Singapore, 23/08/2010 to 26/08/2010
  • ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • PROPOSAL DEFENCE FOR DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY STUDENT FOR FACULTY OF LAW - SIMON ALEXANDER WOOD (17036595/1)(LVA170020), 02/12/2021 to 02/12/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Establishment of an ASEAN Human Rights Court Based on the Lessons learned from European Union for the Protection of Human Rights, 05/11/2021 to 05/11/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Examining LLM Student Research Project, 04/09/2021 to 13/09/2021, University, (Internal Examiner)
  • MALAYSIA PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES RESPONSES TO CORPORATE CRIMES ", 02/09/2021 to 02/09/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • External Examiner for Diploma in Law Segi College Sarawak, 25/08/2021 to 24/08/2023, University, (External Examiner)
  • Armed Conflicts in the Middle East: A Study on the Use of Force, State Violations and the Saudi/Yemen War under International Law", 20/08/2021 to 20/08/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Indonesia's Regulatory Framework towards a Comprehensive Legal Settlement on Leaked of Personal Data, 19/08/2021 to 19/08/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Invitation to be a Judge for the ALSA Malaysia Law Review Competition, 01/08/2021 to 30/09/2021, National, (External Evaluator)
  • REGULATORY ENFORCEMENT OF MEDICINE IN MALAYSIA: POLICY, LAW AND PRACTICE ", 28/05/2021 to 28/05/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Submission made to the UK Call for Evidence / Product Safety Review., 01/05/2021 to 04/06/2021, International, (Resource Person)
  • Regulatory Trends of Peer-To-Peer Accomodation Service: A Call for New Legal Framework, 19/03/2021 to 14/04/2021, International, (Reviewer)
  • 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 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang, Universiti Malaya, 2002 (SPECIAL)
    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)