Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. ZULAZHAR BIN TAHIR


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • College Master, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/01/2017 to 31/03/2017
  • College Master, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2016 to 31/12/2016
  • College Master, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2014 to 31/07/2016
  • College Secretary, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/02/2014 to 14/06/2014
  • Fellow, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 15/01/2014 to 01/08/2014
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD, UNDANG-UNDANG JENAYAH, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • LLM, BIDANG UNDANG-UNDANG, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • LLB (Hons), BIDANG UNDANG-UNDANG, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • LEGAL HISTORY (Malaysian Legal System)
  • CRIMINAL LAW (Criminal Procedure )
  • CRIMINAL LAW
  • FAMILY LAW (Elder Law)
  • Research Interest
  • Corruption in Malaysia (Corruption )
  • Elderly Law (Law on Elderly)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • PHD - Iazah Doktor Falsafah, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Manique Cooray, Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Zulazhar Tahir (2020), Violence and Sexual Offences against Children in Malaysia: Searching for the Right Approach, International Journal of Business and Society, Vol. 21 S1, 2020, 152-164 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    • Zulazhar Tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Ahmad Saufi Abdul Rahman, Undang-Undang Berkenaan Orang Kurang Upaya: Satu Analisis Perkembangan Perundangan di Malaysia, (2020) The Malaysian Journal of Social Administration 14, 96-114 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2019
    • Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Zulazhar Tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay, Zulazhar Tahir, and Mohammad Abu Taher (2019). Presumption of Mens Rea in Elderly Abuse and Neglect Offences in the Malaysian Penal Code: An Alternative Approach? The Law Review, Sweet & Maxwell, 301 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2018
    • Zulazhar Tahir, Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Mohammad Abu Taher, Gan Ching Chuan, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Sridevi Thambapillay & Norchaya Talib IMPLICATIONS OF THE CONCEPT OF JUSTICE TOWARDS THE EMPLOYEES AND ELDERLY IN MALAYSIA: A DISCUSSION (2018) The Malaysian Journal of Social Administration, 13: 1-31 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Mohammad Abu Taher, Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd. Yusoff, Zulazhar Tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay, "ENSURING THE WELL-BEING OF THE ELDERLY: REVISITING THE ROLE AND ADEQUACY OF SOCIAL PROTECTION SCHEMES IN MALAYSIA AND THE PHILIPPINES" UUMJLS 9(1) July 2018 (175-203) (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    2017
    • Sridevi Thambapillay, Zulazhar Tahir, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Siti Norsyuhada Mohd Roffeei and Siti Hajar Abu Bakar Ah "Enable the Disable: A Relook at the Law and Policies on the Disabled in Malaysia Through the Eyes of the Public" (2017) The Law Review, Sweet & Maxwell, 259 - 271 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Sridevi Thambapillay, Zulazhar Tahir,,Muhammad Abu Taher and Nur Faizira Abdul Rahman "Empowering the Elderly and the Community in Dealing with Elder Issues: The Way Forward for Malaysia" (2017) The Law Review, Sweet & Maxwell, 546 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Hajah Fatimah Haji Hassan, Md Khalil Ruslan, and Zulazhar Tahir "Pre-Trial Discovery in Criminal Trials in Brunei Darussalam: A Study in Light of the Legal Position in Malaysia" (2017) The Law Review, Sweet & Maxwell, 521 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2015
    • Zulazhar Tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff dan Siti Norsyuhada Roffeei "Akta Orang Kurang Upaya(Akta 685):Dari Konsep Kebajikan kepada Konnsep Hak Asasi, The Law Review, Sweet & Maxwell,(2015) 603 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Norchaya Talib, Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Usharani Balasingam, Zulazhar Tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay and Mohammad Abu Taher, Elder Abuse and the Law in Malaysia - Implication for Healthcare Professional, The Law Review (2015) Sweet & Maxwell, page 274 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2013
    • Hak Untuk Mendapatkan Peguam Semasa Perbicaraan Jenayah Bagi Golongan Yang Tidak Berkemampuan di Malaysia, UUM Journal of Legal Studies, Vol 1/2011, di muka surat 79 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2008
    • Kepentingan dan Perkembangan Hak untuk Mendapatkan Peguam Semasa Siasatan dalam Sistem Perundangan Jenayah di Malaysia, Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law, (2008) Vol. 35, muka surat 167. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2005
    • Zulazhar Tahir (2005) Perkembangan Hak untuk Berdiam Diri di Malaysia dari Perspektif Akta Pencegahan Rasuah 1997, Jurnal Undang-Undang dan Masyarakat, Jilid 9, muka surat 47 - 59.
    2003
    • Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff & Zulazhar Tahir (2003) Akta Kanak-Kanak 2001: Penguatkuasaan Semula Tugas dan Tanggungjawab Ibu Bapa atau Penjaga? 32 Journal of Malaysian and Comperative Law, muka surat 129.
    • Zulazhar Tahir (2003) Mahkamah Syariah Selepas 16 Tahun Kemasukan Artikel 121(1A) Perlembagaan Persekutuan, Vol 30 Journal of Malaysian and Comperative Law, page 149.
    • Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff & Zulazhar Tahir (2003) Penderaan Seksual Di bawah Akta Kanak-Kanak 2001 Malaysian Journal of Social Administration, Volume 2, muka surat 45.
    2002
    • Zulazhar Tahir (2002) Meninjau Isu Penderaan Dari Perspektif Akta Kanak-Kanak 2001 in Siti Zaharah, Norchaya and Jal Zabdi (eds), Siri Undang-Undang Mimi Kamariah : Akta Kanak-Kanak 2001, Penerbit Universiti Malaya, muka surat 85.
    Book
    2019
    • Zulazhar Tahir Siti, Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Sridevi Thambapillay, Mohammad Abu Taher, Nur Faizira Abdul Rahman (2019) Elder Abuse And Neglect In Selected Asian Countries, University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur.
    2017
    • Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, U Balasingam, Z Tahir, S Thambapillay & MA Taher. (2017). Protecting The Elderly Against Abuse and Neglect- Legal and Social Strategies. Kuala Lumpur, University of Malaya Press
    2014
    • Siti Zharah Jamaluddion, Norchaya Talib, Zulazhar Tahir, Police and the Law, University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur (2014)
    Book Chapter
    2020
    • Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Nur Ezaitie Nabihah Md Eusofe, Siti Hajar Abu Bakar Ah, Noralina Omar, Zulazhar Tahir & Sridevi Thambipillay. (2020). Hala tuju amalan pengadilan restoratif kanak-kanak di Malaysia. Dlm. Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff et al. Keadilan restoratif bagi kanak-kanak di Malaysia: perspektif undang-undang dan kerja sosial (pp.215-228). Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya.
    • Zulazhar Tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay & Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, . (2020). Analisis Prinsip Doli Incapex dan Jenayah oleh Kanak-Kanak di Malaysia dari sudut Keadilan Restoraktif. Dlm. Jal Zabdi Mohd Eusoff et al. Keadilan restoratif bagi kanak-kanak di Malaysia: perspektif undang-undang dan kerja sosial (hlm. 49-66). Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya.
    • Nur Fazira Abdul Rahman, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff & Zulazhar Tahir (2020). Hak Privasi Pesalah Kanak-Kanak d Malaysia dari Perspektif Sistem Keadilan Restoraktif, Dlm. Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff et al. Keadilan restoratif bagi kanak-kanak di Malaysia: perspektif undang-undang dan kerja sosial (pp.67-104). Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya
    2019
    • Mohammad Abu Taher, Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin,Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Zulazhar Tahir and Sridevi Thambapillay, Review of Laws and Policies on Protecting the Elderly against Abuses and Neglect: A South Asian Perspective. (2019) in Zulazhar et al, Elder Abuse And Neglect In Selected Asian Countries (67-90). Kuala Lumpur: UM Press
    • Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin et.al (2019), Elder Abuse and Neglect In Malaysia: An Overview. In Zulazhar et. al. Elder Abuse And Neglect In Selected Asian Countries (9-30). Kuala Lumpur: UM Press
    2017
    • Choo Wan Yuen et al (2017). Prevent Elder Abuse and Neglect Initiative (Peace). In Siti Zaharah (Eds.), Protecting The Elderly Against Abuse and Neglect- Legal and Social Strategies (pp. 7-12). Kuala Lumpur, University Malaya Press.
    • Mohammad Abu Taher et al. (2017).In Quest of a Legal Framework Addressing Elder Abuse and Neglect in Malaysia: Lessons from the Asean and International Perspectives. In Siti Zaharah (Eds.),Protecting The Elderly Against Abuse and Neglect- Legal and Social Strategies (pp. 27-46). Kuala Lumpur, University of Malaya Press.
    2004
    • Zulazhar Tahir (2004) Criminal Law, chapter in the Survey of Malaysian Law 2003(p 121 - 125) , University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur.
    2003
    • Zulazhar Tahir (2003) Criminal Law, chapter in the Survey of Malaysian Law 2002 (p 109 - 113) , University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur.
    2002
    • Zulazhar Tahir (2002) Criminal Law, chapter in the Survey of Malaysian Law 2002 (p 73 - 81), University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur.
    Article in Proceeding
    2019
    • Nur Faizira Abdul Rahman, Zulazhar Tahir, Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, Sridevi Thambapillay, and Mohammad Abu Taher, DON T LEAVE ME ALONE : ELDERLY FAMILY CAREGIVERS SUPPORT SYSTEM THROUGH SPECIFIC LEGAL FRAMEWORK" , Proceeding 7th Putrajaya International Conference on Children, Women, Elderly and People with Disabilities (PICCWED 7), 23 24 February 2019. Bangi Resort Hotel, Bandar Baru Bangi, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2018
    • Zulazhar bin tahir, Sridevi Thambapillay & Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, "Prinsip Doli Incapex dan jenayah oleh kanak-kanak di Malaysia dari sudut Keadilan Restoraktif", Seminar Kebangsaan Mengenai Keadilan Restoratif Bagi Kanak-Kanak Di Malaysia Dari Perspektif Undang-Undang Dan Kerja Sosial 2018 on the 11th of July 2018 at the Faculty of Law, University of Malaya. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Nur Faizira Abdul Rahman, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff & Zulazhar Tahir, "Hak Privasi Pesalah Kanak-Kanak: Satu Analisa Dari Perspektif Sistem Keadilan Restoratif", Seminar Kebangsaan Mengenai Keadilan Restoratif Bagi Kanak-Kanak Di Malaysia Dari Perspektif Undang-Undang Dan Kerja Sosial 2018 on the 11th of July 2018 at the Faculty of Law, University of Malaya. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2017
    • Siti Zaharah Jmaluddin et. al., An Examination of the Laws Governing Persons with Disabilities and the Elderly in Malaysia, 1st National Seminar on Elderly and Persons With Disabilities, Pusat Sains & Kreativiti Terengganu : 17 18 May, 2017 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2012
    • Zulazhar Tahir & Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, 2012, Kepentingan Kebebasan Kehakiman Dalam Konteks Keadilan di Malaysia, Prosiding Seminar Antarabangsa Syariah dan Common Law 2012 Kali Ke 2 (ISCOL 2012)hlm 29 - 42. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2011
    • Hak Untuk Mendapatkan Peguam Semasa Perbicaraan Jenayah Bagi Golongan Yang Tidak Berkemampuan di Malaysia, PROSIDING PERSIDANGAN KEBANGSAAN SAINS SOSIAL UNIMAS 2011: Pembangunan ke Arah Masa Depan yang Mapan, 20-21 April 2011, CTF1 Kampus Barat, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2009
    • Konsep Keadilan di Dalam Sistem Perundangan Jenayah Dari Aspek Undang-Undang Islam dan Barat, International Conference on Research in Islamic Law, Academy of Islamic Studies, University of Malaya.
    2008
    • Rape and Incest: Recent Development in Malaysian Law, Paper presented at Inaugural University of Malaya Law Conference: Overview of Recent Development in Malaysian Law , with Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff & Puan Norbani Mohamed Nazeri.
    • Realiti Jenayah Rogol dan Inses Terhadap Kanak-Kanak di Malaysia Proceedings of National Conference on Child Law Towards The Empowerment of Children s Right in Malaysia, 13th July 2008 Primula Beach Resort, Kuala Terengganu bersama Sridevi Thambalillay & Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff
    • Sridevi Thambapillay, Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff & Zulazhar Tahir, Criminal Justice System in Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect Cases: The Malaysian Experience, The Proceeding of the International Conference on Social, Development and Environmental Studies 2008, page 606.
    2007
    • Perkembangan Pernyataan Beramaran di dalam Undang-undang Prosedur Jenayah di Malaysia ~ Undang-Undang dan Etika: Menangani Cabaran Globalisasi, Prosiding Persidangan Undang-Undang 2007 (UUM), muka surat 552. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    Others
    2002
    • Hak Untuk Berdiam Diri, LLM Tesis (2002) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS) - -
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Development in Malaysian Criminal Law, 2008
  • Malaysian Criminal Justice System, 2007 - 2007
  • HLCB
  • Konsep Keadilan di dalam Sistem Perundangan Jenayah di Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2011 (University)
  • Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP)
  • Kesalahan Seksual di Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2008 (National)
  • PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    PRESENTER
  • Prinsip Doli Incapex dan jenayah oleh kanak-kanak di Malaysia dari sudut Keadilan Restoraktif, Seminar Kebangsaan Mengenai Keadilan Restoratif Bagi Kanak-Kanak Di Malaysia Dari Perspektif Undang-Undang Dan Kerja Sosial 2018, 11/07/2018 to 11/07/2018, Fakulti Undang-Undang Universiti Malaya (National)
  • Legal Aspects of Elder Abuse, 13th National Geriatric Conference Preconference Workshops 2017, 16/08/2017 to 17/08/2017, Malaysian Society of Geriatric Medicine (National)
  • AKTA ORANG KURANG UPAYA 2008: DARI KONSEP KEBAJIKAN KEPADA KONSEP HAK, Persidangan Varsiti Inklusif Universiti Malaya (UMVIC 2014), 11/11/2014 to 12/11/2014, Universiti Malaya (National)
  • Kepentingan Kebebasan Kehakiman Dalam Konteks Keadilan di Malaysia, International Seminar of Syariah and Common Law, 06/03/2012 to 07/03/2012, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (International)
  • Kepentingan Kebebasan Kehakiman Dalam Konteks Keadilan di Malaysia, International Seminar of Syariah and Common Law, 01/03/2012 to 01/03/2012, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (National)
  • Hak Untuk Mendapatkan Peguam Semasa Perbicaraan Jenayah Bagi Golongan Yang Tidak Berkemampuan di Malaysia, PERSIDANGAN KEBANGSAAN SAINS SOSIAL UNIMAS 2011: Pembangunan ke Arah Masa Depan yang Mapan , 20/04/2011 to 21/04/2011, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (National)
  • Hak Untuk Mendapatkan Peguam Semasa Perbicaraan Jenayah Bagi Golongan Yang Tidak Berkemampuan di Malaysia, PERSIDANGAN KEBANGSAAN SAINS SOSIAL UNIMAS 2011: Pembangunan ke Arah Masa Depan yang Mapan, 01/04/2011 to 01/04/2011, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (National)
  • Konsep Keadilan: Perbandingan dari sudut Teori Keadilan Islam dan Barat, Seminar Syariah dan Undang-Undang Peringkat Kebangsaan (SYUK) 2010, 02/11/2010 to 03/11/2010, Fakulti Syariah dan Undang-Undang, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) (National)
  • Konsep Keadilan di Dalam Sistem Perundangan Jenayah Dari Aspek Undang-Undang Islam dan Barat, International Conference on Research in Islamic Law, Academy of Islamic Studies, University of Malaya - 15 - 16 of July, 2009 - Presenter , International Conference on Research in Islamic Law., 15/07/2009 to 16/07/2009, Acedamy of Islamic Studies, University of Malaya (International)
  • Realiti Jenayah Rogol dan Inses Terhadap Kanak-Kanak di Malaysia Proceedings of National Conference on Child Law Towards The Empowerment of Children s Right in Malaysia, 13th July 2008 Primula Beach Resort, Kuala Terengganu together with Sridevi Thambalillay & Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff, National Conference on Child Law Towards The Empowerment of Children s Right in Malaysia, 01/07/2008, University Darul Iman
  • Perkembangan Pernyataan Beramaran di dalam Undang-undang Prosedur Jenayah di Malaysia ~ Undang-Undang dan Etika: Menangani Cabaran Globalisasi, Prosiding Persidangan Undang-Undang 2007 (UUM., Undang-Undang dan Etika: Menangani Cabaran Globalisasi, 01/08/2007, University Utara Malaysia
  • Rape and Incest: Recent Development in Malaysian Law, Paper presented at Inaugural University of Malaya Law Conference: Overview of Recent Development in Malaysian Law , with Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff., Inaugural University of Malaya Law Conference: Overview of Recent Development in Malaysian Law , 29/11/2005 to 30/11/2005, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya (National)
  • OTHERS
  • Hak Privasi Pesalah Kanak-Kanak: Satu Analisa Dari Perspektif Sistem Keadilan Restoratif, Seminar Kebangsaan Mengenai Keadilan Restoratif Bagi Kanak-Kanak Di Malaysia Dari Perspektif Undang-Undang Dan Kerja Sosial 2018, 11/07/2018 to 11/07/2018, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya. (National)
  • LEGAL, FINANCIAL AND HEALTHCARE PLANNING FOR PEOPLE WITH ALZHEIMER S DISEASE: RESPECTING THE AUTONOMY OF THE PATIENT, Alzheimer's Disease Foundation Malaysia Conference, 17/09/2016 to 18/09/2016, Alzheimer's Disease Foundation Malaysia (National)
  • Strategies in the prevention and reduction of Elder Abuse, World Elder Abuse Awareness Event, 18/07/2016 to 18/06/2016, The Star Media Group (National)
  • Enable the Disabled : A Relook at the Law and Policies on the Disabled in Malaysia Through the Eyes of the Public, University of Malaya Universitas Indonesia Law Academic Seminar 2016 , 23/03/2016 to 23/03/2016, University of Malaya Universitas Indonesia (International)
  • Criminal Justice System in Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect Cases: The Malaysian Experience, International Conference on Social, Development and Environmental Studies 2008 with Sridevi Thambapillay & Jal Zabdi Mohd Yusoff., International Conference on Social, Development and Environmental Studies 2008, 20/09/2008 to 21/09/2008, National University of Malaysia (International)