PERSONAL DETAIL


MADAM ZURAINA LEILY AWALUDDIN

Associate Professor
Department of Architecture
Faculty of Built Environment
 
  zurainaleily@um.edu.my
 Department of Architecture, Faculty of Built Environment, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 

BIOGRAPHY


After serving the government for 31 years, Ar. Zuraina Leily Awalludin retired on 31 August 2015 where her last posting was at the Architectural Branch, Public Works Department (PWD) Malaysia. Amongst her duties then, were heading several design teams providing architectural, interior design and building conservation services for Government funded projects. 

 

She is presently appointed as an Associate Professor (Industry) at the Faculty of Built Environment in University Malaya where she also lectures students in the Masters programme. Further to that, she has currently two architectural practices that is as the director of Acasys Design and Environmental Architects Sdn. Bhd (ADEA), a body corporate practice and the Principal of Zuraina Leily Architect, a sole proprietor practice.

For the past few years, she had been appointed to serve as a Board Member and as Registrar where she is actively involved in several Committees at the Board of Architects Malaysia. Presently, she holds a few post that is;  Honorary Secretary to the Council of Architectural Accreditation for Education Malaysia (CAAEM); Committee Member of the Monitoring Committee for APEC Architect Project as well as for ASEAN Architect. 

In the international level, she had been involved and represented the profession in many international missions and negotiations especially in the ASEAN region. She played a key role in drafting the Mutual Recognition Arrangement (MRA) for the ASEAN Member States on Architectural Services. In the year 2009 to 2011, she held the post of Honorary Secretary for the Inaugral ASEAN Architect Council.

Besides her practice as an Architect and involvement in lecturing students, she is also an accredited Conservator registered with the National Heritage Department Malaysia. In 2016 and 2018, she was elected as Council Member for International Council Of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) of Malaysia, which champions the protection of heritage buildings and sites.


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA, Board Member, 1998 to 2004, (National)
  • LEMBAGA PERANCANG BANDAR MALAYSIA, Board Member, 2000 to 2002, (National)
  • PROFESSIONAL SERVICES DEVELOPMENT BOARD (PSDC), Alternate Board Member, 2005 to 2007, (National)
  • REGISTRAR BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA, Registrar, 2005 to 2011, (National)
  • ASEAN ARCHITECT COUNCIL, Honorary Secretary, 2009 to 2011, (International)
  • BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA, Board Member, 2011 to 2019, (National)
  • ASEAN ARCHITECT MONITORING COMMITTEE MALAYSIA, Monitoring Committee, 2013 to 2021, (International)
  • APEC ARCHITECT MONITORING COMMITTEE MALAYSIA, Monitoring Committee, 2014 to 2021, (International)
  • JABATAN WARISAN NEGARA, Registered Conservator, 2015 to 2021, (National)
  • COUNCIL OF ARCHITECTURAL ACCREDITATION EDUCATION MALAYSIA, Honorary Secretary, 2015 to 2021, (National)
  • BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA, Member, 2016 to 2020, (National)
  • ICOMOS (INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL ON MONUMENT AND SITES), Council Member, 2016 to 2020, (International)
  • BOARD MEMBER BOARD OF ENGINEERS MALAYSIA, Board Member, 2017 to 2019, (National)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Interior Design Works (INTERIOR DESIGN, GOVERNMENT OFFICES, PARLIAMENT HOUSE)
  • International Negotiations On Architectural Practices (INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICES, WTO, APEC, ASEAN, UIA ACCORD)
  • Corporations and Associations Law (Law for the Architect and Architectural Practices)
  • Architecture and Professional Practice (Project managment in the building industry)
  • Preservation and Conservation (HERITAGE, CONSERVATION)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2019
  • LAM POLICY AND PROCEDURE FOR ACCREDITATION OF INTERIOR DESIGN 
Others

2011
  • THE ASEAN ARCHITECT COUNCIL 2009-2011 CROSSING BORDERS 

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • REHABILITATION OF 5 1/2 SHOP HOUSES LEBUH KIMBERLEY, GEORGETOWN, PENANG, Contractor Conservator, 2017-2018, GEORGE TOWN WORLD HERITAGE INCORPORATION
  • PROPOSED REHABILITATION AND RENOVATION OF HERITAGE TELEGRAPH AND POST OFFICE TO MUSUEM, JALAN STESEN, TAIPING, PERAK, Contractor Conservator, 2016-2017, TELEKOM BHD
  • REHABILITATION AND UPGRADING OF HERITAGE BUILDING, BANGUNAN SULTAN ABDUL SAMAD, KUALA LUMPUR, Contractor Conservator, 2016-2018, JABATAN WARISAN NEGARA
  • PROPOSED MRT LINE 2: SUNGAI BULOH-SERDANG-PUTRAJAYA (PACKAGE V203_ FROM JINJANG TO JALAN IPOH NORTH PORTAL), Conservator Under Contractor, 2015-2021, IJM SDN. BHD.
  • REHABILITATION AND RENOVATION OF PARLIAMENT HOUSE, PHASE 1A, 2A, 2B & 3A, Architect : Principle Submitting Person, 2013-2015, PARLIAMENT
  • RENOVATION AND UPGRADING OF GENERAL HOSPITAL ENTRANCE, KUALA LUMPUR, Architect Principle Submitting Person, 2012-2014, KEMENTERIAN KESIHATAN
  • THE REHABILITATION OF LIGHTHOUSE AT PULAU UNDAN, MALACCA, Architect, Principle Submitting Person, 2012-2014, MARITIME DEPARTMENT MALAYSIA
  • PROPOSED CLINIC CURE AND CARE, BUKIT MERTAJAM, PULAU PINANG, Architect Principle Submitting Person, 2010-2012, MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
  • RENOVATION AND INTERIOR DESIGN WORKS AT MALAYSIA ROOM, FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANISATION (FAO) BUILDING, UNITED NATIONS, ROME, ITALY, Architectural Designer, 2005-2005, AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT MALAYSIA
  • PROPOSED QUARTERS FOR KLIA GOVERNMENT STAFF (1,500 UNITS) AT KUBANG, MUKIM LABU, NEGERI SEMBILAN, Architectural Designer, 1995-1998, PRIME MINISTERS DEPARTMENT
  • PROPOSED NEW MALAYSIAN EMBASSY IN BANGKOK, THAILAND, Project Director Representative, 1994-1998, MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
  • PROPOSED INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC UNDERSTANDING MALAYSIA (IKIM), JALAN DUTA, KUALA LUMPUR, Architcet/s.o. Representative, 1993-1994, INSTITUT KEFAHAMAN ISLAM MALAYSIA

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • International Architectural Education Conference: Appointed as Chairman for Logistic Sub Committee, Board of Architects Malaysia, 2020, (National)
  • Appointed Supervisor for Part I & Ii Examination, Board of Architcets Malaysia for Integrated Design Project (Idp) Year 2020, Board of Architects Malaysia, 2020, (National)
  • Accreditted as Examination Panel for Qualifying Professional Architects Examinations Part Iii , Board of Architects Malaysia, Board of Architects Malaysia, 2018, (National)
  • Accredited as Visiting Validation Panel for Council of Architectural Acrreditation Education Malaysia Under The Board of Architects Malaysia, Board of Architects Malaysia, 2016, (National)
  • Accredited as Registered Conservator (Jwn/Kb-0018/2015) by National Heritage Department Malaysia, Jabatan Warisan Negara, 2015, (National)
  • Johan Pengurusan Projek Terbaik 2014, Public Works Department, 2014, (Department)
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang 2013, Ministry of Works, 2013, (Department)
  • Panel Assessor for Malaysian Construction Industry Excellence Awards 2012 for G7 Contractor, Construction Industry Development Board (Cid), 2012, (National)
  • Johan Anugerah Pengurusan Pembinaan Terbaik 2011 (Projek Lebih Rm20juta), Public Works Department, 2011, (Department)
  • Anugerah Pencapaian Istimewa Jkr 2010, Public Works Department, 2011, (Department)
  • Ahli Mangku Negara 2007, Federal Government, 2008, (Government)
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang 2006, Ministry of Works, 2006, (Department)
  • Passed Examination for Entry Course Level by The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Malaysia, 2001, (National)
  • Certified Open Water Scuba Diver (Padi), Professional Association of Diving Instructor (Padi), 2000, (International)
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cermerlang 1993, Public Works Department, 1993, (Department)
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang 1992, Public Works Department Malaysia, 1992, (Department)
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang 1990, Public Works Department, 1990, (Department)
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang 1988, Ministry of Works, 1988, (Department)
  • Theory of Music Examination (Grade 6 Level) With Distinction Awarded by The Associated Board of The Royal Schools of Music, Selangor School of Music, 1977, (International)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


INVITED SPEAKER
  • ROLE OF ARCHITECT, PLANNER AND ENGINEERS, INTERNATIONAL COURSE ON BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND MANAGEMENT FOR CAMBODIA, LAOS, VIETNAM AND MYANMAR PARTICIPANTS, 2008-04-23 to 2008-04-23, IKRAM, (International)
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION AND COMPLIANCE (CCC), BRIEFING WITH MINISTRY HOUSING AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (KPKT) TO KELANTAN STATE GOVERNMENT , 2008-12-30 to 2008-12-30, KELANTAN STATE GOVERNMENT, (Government Sector)
  • LANDSCAPE WORKS, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT TRAINING, 2009-03-27 to 2009-03-27, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT, (Government Sector)
  • LIBERALISATION OF CONSTRUCTION, TRADE AND SERVICES- BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES TO MALAYSIAN PROFESSIONALS, UITM COURSE , 2012-06-22 to 2012-06-22, UITM FACULTY, SHAH ALAM, (University)
  • LIBERALISATION OF ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES, PERTUBUHAN AKITEK MALAYSIA, 2014-12-10 to 2014-12-10, PERTUBUHAN AKITEK MALAYSIA, (Industry)
  • HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT, ICOMOS MALAYSIA TECHNICAL TALK, 2017-10-14 to 2017-10-14, ICOMOS MALAYSIA, (National)
  • MANAGING HERITAGE BUILDINGS THROUGH GOVERNMENT AND PRIVATE CONSERVATOR'S PERSPECTIVE, SERAMBI WARISAN, 2018-09-20 to 2018-09-20, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT, (Government Sector)
  • CONSERVATION AND REHABILITATION OF BUILDING PROJECTS, WORKSHOP FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF GUIDELINES FOR MANAGEMENT OF REHABILITATION BUILDING PROJECTS FOR PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT MALAYSIA SESSION 2/2018, 2018-10-24 to 2018-10-26, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT, (Government Sector)
  • THE ARCHITECTS ACT AND THE PRACTITIONER, PERTUBUHAN AKITEK MALAYSIA: PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE FORUM 12.0, 2019-12-07 to 2019-12-07, PERTUBUHAN AKITEK MALAYSIA, (Industry)
  • UKIRAN DALAM SENIBINA, NATIONAL CRAFT DAY, 2020-03-28 to 2020-03-28, PERBADANAN KEMAJUAN KRAFTANGAN MALASYIA KEMENTERIAN PELANCONGAN, SENI DAN BUDAYA, (National)
  • ARCHITECTS ACT 1967, ACT 117, LAP-DCP EXPERT TALK, 2020-07-12 to 2020-07-12, ARN CONSULTING SDN BHD, (Private Sector)
  • BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA : INTRODUCTION, INAUGURATION OF GRADUATE ARCHITECTS, 2020-09-05 to 2020-09-05, BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA, (Industry)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • CONSERVATION MANAGEMENT, CONSERVATION COURSE, 2015-05-06 to 2015-05-08, BUILDING BRANCH,PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT , (Government Sector)
PRESENTER
  • ARCHITECTURAL CONSIDERATION IN ENVIRONMENTAL PRESERVATION, ROADSHOW FOR PWD ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE, 2000-01-12 to 2002-03-13, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT, (Government Sector)
  • INTERIOR DESIGN - INTRODUCTORY FOR PWD ARCHITECTS, ARCHITECTS INDUCTION COURSE :INTERIOR DESIGN, 2009-03-27 to 2009-03-27, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT HEADQUARTERS (PWD), (Government Sector)
  • ASEAN ARCHITECT GRADUATES, INTERNSHIP EXCHANGE PROGRAMME, ASEAN ARCHITECT COUNCIL, 2010-03-01 to 2010-03-01, ASEAN COORDINATING COMMITTEE ON SERVICES, (International)
  • INTERIOR DESIGN - BASIC LEVEL, INTERIOR DESIGN - BASIC LEVEL FOR PWD OFFICERS, 2014-10-27 to 2014-10-28, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT HEADQUARTERS (PWD), (Government Sector)
  • CONSERVATION WORKS FOR GOVERNMENT PROJECTS, COURSE FOR SELANGAOR PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT OFFICERS, 2015-03-17 to 2015-03-17, JKR SELANGOR, (Government Sector)
  • SPECIFICATIONS MANUAL PWD 2014: ARCHITECTURAL SCOPE, ARCHITECTURAL DEPARTMENT LECTURE, PWD, 2015-04-23 to 2015-04-23, ARCHITECTURAL BRANCH, PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT, (DEPARTMENT)
  • MALAYSIA: THE PRACTICE OF ARCHITECTURE, INTERNATIONAL YOUTH ARCHITECT WORKSHOP, APEC ARCHITECT PROJECT, 2017-01-14 to 2017-01-20, CHINA MONITORING COMMITTEE FOR APEC ARCHITECT PROJECT, (International)
  • BRIEFING ON BOARD OF ARCHITECT MALAYSIA, GRADUATE ARCHITECTS INAUGURATION, 2019-06-23 to 2019-06-23, BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYSIA, (Industry)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • LAM PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATION PART III WORKSHOP FOR PANEL EXAMINERS, (National), 07/03/2020 until 08/03/2020
  • MERCY MALAYSIA (MONTHLY CONTRIBUTION), (National), 01/03/2020 until 31/03/2021
  • ASEAN STUDENTS INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP 2019 (LAM REPRESENTATIVE) AT PAM , (International), 25/07/2019 until 25/07/2019
  • VALIDATION PANEL FOR DEGREE AND MASTERS ARCHITECTURE PROGRAMME, CARDIFF UNIVERSITY, UNITED KINGDOM, (International), 04/07/2019 until 05/07/2019
  • VALIDATION PANEL FOR ARCHITECTURAL PROGRAMME QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY BELFAST, UNITED KINGDOM, (International), 24/06/2018 until 30/06/2018
  • WORLD WILD FUND FOR NATURE, (WWF) MALAYSIA (MONTHLY CONTRIBUTION), (National), 01/01/2018 until 30/06/2021
  • WORLD MELAYU POLYNESIA ORGANISATION (WMPO), (National), 01/01/2018 until 30/11/2020
  • VALIDATION PANEL FOR ARCHITECTURAL PROGRAMME UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD, UNITED KINGDOM, (International), 25/10/2017 until 28/10/2017
  • TEAM LEADER FOR MALAYSIAN DELEGATES FOR INTERNATIONAL YOUTH ARCHITECT WORKSHOP, APEC ARCHITECT PROJECT IN SHENZEN, CHINA, (International), 14/01/2017 until 20/01/2017
  • VALIDATION PANEL FOR ARCHITECTURAL PROGRAMME UNIVERSITY OF MONASH, AUSTRALIA, (International), 16/09/2015 until 20/09/2015
  • MAKNA : NATIONAL CANCER COUNCIL MALAYSIA (MONTHLY CONTRIBUTION), (National), 01/01/2014 until 31/12/2020
  • CHAIRMAN EVALUATAION PANEL FOR EMINENT BUILDER AWARD (ANUGERAH TOKOH JURUBINA) FOR MALAYSIAN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARD (MCIEA) YEAR 2013 , (National), 01/02/2013 until 30/08/2013
  • CHAIRMAN FOR PANEL ASSESSOR : MALAYSIAN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARDS, UNDER CONTRACTOR G7 CATEGORY FOR YEAR 2011 AND 2012, (National), 01/04/2011 until 31/03/2012
  • NATIONAL SEMINAR ON SERVICES ORGANISED BY MINISTRY OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY AND WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION (WTO), (National), 15/09/2009 until 19/09/2009
  • MALAYSIAN REPRESENTATIVE FOR WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION (WTO) SYMPOSIUM IN GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, (International), 27/04/2005 until 29/04/2005
  • DELEGATE LEADER FOR THE BOARD OF ARCHITECTS MALAYISA PARTICIPATION IN THE MALAYSIAN SERVICES EXHIBITION IN DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE), (International), 27/04/2005 until 29/04/2005
  • BOOTH DESIGNER AND ORGANISER FOR THE PROMOTION OF ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES AT THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION IN DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, (International), 05/11/2004 until 07/11/2004

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Muhamad Adli Faezal Bin Rosnan, Wellbeing and livelihood, 2019/2020
  • Master Degree, Kelvin Ah Kian, Restoring Peanang Peoples Court, 2019/2020

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


POST GRADUATE
  • PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE II, 2019/2020(1), 42, 0
  • PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE I, 2019/2020, 41, 0
  • ARCHITECT AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT, 2019/2020, 41, 0
  • PRE THESIS RESEARCH, 2019/2020, 14, 0
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2019/2020, 2, 0
FIRST DEGREE
  • PROFESSIONAL STUDY, 2019/2020(1,2), 43, 0