AKUATROP CORE ACADEMICIAN

PROF. DR. MHD IKHWANUDDIN ABDULLAH

Dip./BSc. (UPM), MSc./PhD. (Unimas), Malaysia

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Aquatic Invertebrates Culture
and Biology

Specialization: Hatchery and Seeding
Production Technology

E-mail: ikhwanuddin@umt.edu.my

PROF. DR. ABOL MUNAFI AMBOK BOLONG

Core Academican

BSc. (UPM), MSc. (Kochi U.), Japan, Ph.D. (Ehime U.) Japan

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Hatchery technology

Specialization:  Fish breeding and Larval rearing

E-mail:
munafi@umt.edu.my

ASSOC. PROF. DR. MARINA HASSAN

Deputy Director and Core Academican

DVM., MVSc. (UPM), Ph.D. (Murdoch) Australia

Field: Veterinary

Expertise: Parasitology and Pathology

Specialization: Fish Parasitology and Fish Histopathology

E-mail: marina@umt.edu.my

PROF. TS. DR. LAM SU SHIUNG

Core Academican

BSc./MSc. (UMT), Ph.D. (Cambridge University) in the United Kingdom

Field: Environmental Technology

Expertise: Waste Recycling and Biomass Utilization

Specialization: Pyrolysis, Microwave Application, Biochar, Biomass Pretreatment, Aquaculture Biorefinery, and Energy Conversion

E-Mail: lam@umt.edu.my

ASSOC. PROF. TS. DR. NOR AZMAN KASAN

Core Academican

BSc. (Hons.)/M. Eng. (UTM), Ph.D. (Adelaide) Australia

Field: Biology

Expertise: Environmental Sciences

Specialization: Environmental Biotechnology

E-mail : norazman@umt.edu.my

ASSOC. PROF. DR. MEISAM TABATABAEI

Core Academican

BSc. (IUT), MSc. (TMU), Iran, PhD (UPM)

Field: Environmental Biotechnology

Expertise: Biomass, Biofuels, and Biorefinery

Specialization: Aquaculture Biorefinery, Biomass Valorization, Sustainability Assessment and Climate change

E-mail :
meisam.tabatabaei@ umt.edu.my

meisam_tab@yahoo.com

ASSOC. PROF. DR. LIEW HON JUNG

Core Academican

BSc./MSc. (KUSTEM), Ph.D. (U. Antwerp), Belgium

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Fish Physiology

Specialization: Physiology & Endocrinology, Reproductive  Physiology, Feeding Physiology, and Metabolism Adaptability

E-mail : honjung@ umt.edu.my

DR. NURUL ULFAH KARIM

Core Academican

BSc. (KUSTEM), PhD (Queen’s University Belfast), United Kingdom

Field: Fisheries

Expertise: Fisheries Postharvest

Specialization: Seafood Safety and Quality, Fish Processing

E-mail : ulfah@umt.edu.my

DR. KHOR WAI HO

Core Academican

BSc. (UNIMAS), Msc./PhD. (UMT)

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Crustacean Breeding & Biotechnology

Specialisation: Larval Rearing, Reproductive Biology and Population Health

E-mail : waiho@umt.edu.my

DR. MOHD FAZHAN MOHD HANAFIAH

Core Academican

BSc. (UNIMAS), MSc. /Ph.D. (UMT)

Field: Aquaculture Marine Biology and Ecology Genetics

Expertise: Crustacean Breeding, Ecological studies and Genetics

Specialization: Mud crab breeding and Growout culture, Genomics studies, Marine Biology and Ecology studies

E-Mail: fazhan@ umt.edu.my

DR. HAJAR
RASTEGARI

Core Academican

BSc./MSc./PhD. (IUT),Iran

Field: Chemistry 

Expertise: Chemistry 

Specialization: Biofuel and biofuel additives, Biomass and Supercritical fluid science and technology

E-Mail: rastegari.hajar@ gmail.com

MDM. NORAINY MOHD HUSIN

Core Academican

BSc./MSc. (USM)

Field Aquatic Biology

Expertise: Population genetics and breeding

Specialization: Invertebrate breeding and Genetic improvement

E-Mail: norainyhusin@ umt.edu.my

AKUATROP DUAL APPOINTMENT ACADEMICIAN

PROF. DR. MAZLAN ABD. GHAFFAR

DEPUTY VICE CHANCELOR (RESEARCH AND INNOVATION)

BSc. (UPM) Malaysia, MSc. (U. Newcastle), PhD. (Bangor) United Kingdom. 

Field: Fisheries

Expertise: Fish Biology

Specialization: Ichthyology, Fish Behaviour, and Fish Physiology

E-mail: mag@umt.edu.my

PROF. TS. DR. NORA’AINI ALI

DIRECTOR (ACADEMIC TALENT AND INNOVATION CENTER)

BSc. (UPM), MSc. (Kochi U.), Japan, Ph.D. (Ehime U.) Japan

Field: Chemical Engineering  and Technology

Expertise: Separation and Purification

Specialization:  Membrane Technology, Adsorption, Water and Wastewater treatment.

E-mail: noraaini@umt.edu.my

AKUATROP ASSOCIATE ACADEMICIANS

PROF. DR. NUR AZURA SANUSI

ASSOCIATE ACADEMICIANS​

B.Ec., Ph.D (UKM) Malaysia

Malaysia

Field: Economics

Expertise: Financial Economics, Applied Econometrics

Specialisation:  Macroeconometrics, Islamic Financial Economics, Islamic Banking and Finance, Islamic Wealth Creation

E-mail: nurazura@umt.edu.my

ASSOC. PROF. TS. DR. SHAHRUL ISMAIL

ASSOCIATE ACADEMICIANS​

BSc. (USM) Malaysia, MSc. (UTM) Malaysia, Ph.D. (Wageningen UR) The Netherlands

Field:
Green Technology

Expertise:
Waste Recovery

Specialization: Anaerobic Process
Technology, Rapid Composting Free –
Tech and Wastewater Treatment

E-mail: shahrul.ismail@umt.edu.my

TS. DR. AIDILLA
MUBARAK

ASSOCIATE ACADEMICIANS​

BSc./MSc. (UKM) Malaysia, Ph.D. (UWA) Australia

Field: Biological Sciences

Expertise: Nutritional Science

Specialization: Bioactive Phytochemical, Postharvest and Food Quality, Nutrition and Pharmacology

E-mail : aidilla@umt.edu.my

TS. DR. NUR AIDYA HANUM AIZAM

ASSOCIATE ACADEMICIANS​

BSc. (KUSTEM) Malaysia, MSc. (UKM) Malaysia, PhD. (Curtin University) Australia

Field: Mathematics

Expertise: Operations

Research and Optimization
Specialization: Scheduling and Decision Making

E-mail : aidya@umt.edu.my

POST - DOCTORALS

Dr. OKOMODA VICTOR TOSIN

Post Doctoral

BSc. (FUAM) Nigeria, PhD. (UMT) Malaysia

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Catfish aquaculture production
Polyploid induction
Intra and interspecific hybridization
Waste to wealth

Specialization: Fish breeding and genetics, Fish Nutrition, Aquaculture biotechnology, and Fish biology

E-mail : okomodavictor@ umt.edu.my

DR. MOHD NOR AZRA MD ADIB

Post Doctoral

BSc./MSc./PhD. (UMT) Malaysia

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Invertebrate physiology and culture

Specialization:  Physiological changes of invertebrate, Invertebrate thermal tolerance, Breeding technology, and Seed production

E-mail : azramn@umt.edu.my

DR. SAIRATUL DAHLIANIS ISHAK

Post Doctoral

BSc./MSc. (USM) Ph.D. (UPM) Malaysia

Field: Zoology

Expertise: Fish Nutrition and Physiology, Aquafeed Technology, and Nutrigenomics

Specialization: Nutritional chemical analyses, Nutritional gene regulation and expression, Feed formulation (WinFeed 2.8 software), Aquafeed preparation: single-screw extrusion, practical feed, and microdiets

E-mail: sairatul.ishak@umt.edu.my

DR. NORHIDAYAH ABD MANAN

Post Doctoral

BSc./MSc./PhD. (UMT) Malaysia

Field: Aquaculture

Expertise: Green farming technology, Marine shrimp culture, and Biofluc technology

Specialization: 

Water quality, and Plankton diversity

E-Mail: hidayahmanan@ umt.edu.my

DR. WAN ADIBAH WAN MAHARI

Post Doctoral

BSc./MSc./PhD.(UMT) Malaysia

Field: Environment and Chemical Technology

Expertise: Waste & Biomass Recovery, Energy Conversion, Green Technology, Thermochemical Process Technology, and Wastewater Treatment

Specialization: Microwave Pyrolysis, Bioenergy Production (e.g. Biofuel, Biochar), and Microalgae Cultivation

E-mail : wan.adibah@ umt.edu.my

DR. NOR ASMA HUSNA MOHAMED YUSOFF

Post Doctoral

BSc. / MSc. (UTM), PhD (UPM), Malaysia

Field: Environmental Biotechnology

Expertise: Antimicrobial, Natural product, Plant extraction. Food control & preservation

Specialization: Antimicrobial study, Plant extraction and phytochemical analysis, Control of food spoilage, and natural food preservation

E-mail : husnayusoff@umt.edu.my

DR. NORHAFIZA ILYANA YATIM

Post Doctoral

BSc. (UM) Malaysia, MSc./PhD. (UMT) Malaysia

Field: Chemistry

Expertise: Chemical science

Specialization: 

Analytical chemistry. polymer imprinting technology, separation technology, environmental technology, and resource recovery

E-mail : hafiza.ilyana@ umt.edu.my

RESEARCH OFFICER

MR. MOHD IHWAN ZAKARIAH

RESEARCH OFFICER

BSc. (UMT) Malaysia, MSc. (UMT) Malaysia

Expertise: Marine Parasites, Morphological Study, and Marine Biology

Specialization: Fish Parasitology, Fish Disease, Aquatic animal health, and Aquatic Parasitology

E-mail : ihwanz@umt.edu.my

MR. AZMIE GHAZALI

RESEARCH OFFICER

BSc./MSc. (UMT) Malaysia

Expertise: Portunid crab aquaculture production, Giant freshwater prawn aquaculture production, Reproductive biology, and Crustacean larval culture

Specialization: Mud crab, crab, Scylla breeding, Crustacean broodstock management, Crustacean reproductive biology, and Gonadal staging and fatty acid analysis

E-mail : azmie@umt.edu.my

MDM. RABI ATUN ADAWIAH ABDULLAH

RESEARCH OFFICER

BSc. (UMT), MSc. (UTM) Malaysia

Expertise: Population genetic, Molecular Genetic

Specialization: Invertebrate breeding, Genetic improvement

E-mail: rabiatun@umt.edu.my

 

MR. SYAHNON MOHAMMAD

RESEARCH OFFICER

BSc. (KUSTEM) Malaysia

Expertise: Breeding Technology, Marine Biology, Hatchery Technology

Specialization: Fish Reproductive Biology, Crustacean Reproductive Biology, Broodstock and Larval Management

E-mail : syahnon.m@umt.edu.my

 

FISHERY STAFF

MR. ROHISYAMUDDIN OTHMAN

HEAD OF FISHERIES OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (UPM), BSc. in Fisheries (UPM), MSc. in Fisheries (UMT) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Aquaculture Breeding / Aquaculture Technology / Hatchery AKUATROP

E-mail : din@umt.edu.my

MR. GUSTI AFIZ GUSTI RUSLAN NOOR

SENIOR FISHERIES OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (KUSTEM), BSc. in Fisheries (UMT), MSc. in Aquaculture (UMT) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Aquaculture Breeding technology / Hatchery AKUATROP

E-mail : gusti@umt.edu.my

MR. MOHD IFFA REZUAN RUSDI

ASSISTANT FISHERIES OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (UMT), BSc. in Agrotechnology (Aquaculture)
(UMT) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Aquaculture Breeding  / Hatchery AKUATROP

E-mail : iffa_rezuan@umt.edu.my

MR. MOHD ZAIDI IBRAHIM

ASSISTANT FISHERIES OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (KUSTEM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Aquaculture Breeding  / Hatchery AKUATROP

E-mail: m_zaidi@umt.edu.my

MR. MOHD SABRI MUDA

SENIOR ASSISTANT FISHERIES OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (UPM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Aquaculture Breeding Technology / Hatchery AKUATROP

E-mail: sabri@umt.edu.my

LABORATORY MANAGEMENT STAFFS

MDM. FARIZAN ABDULLAH

SENIOR SCIENCE OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (KUSTEM), BSc. in Applied Science (Fisheries) (KUSTEM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Parasitology, Histology of Aquatic Organism and
Microscopy Laboratories

E-mail : farizan@umt.edu.my

MR. SUHAIRI MAZELAN

SENIOR SCIENCE OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (KUSTEM), BSc. in Marine Biology (UMT) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Microbiology of Aquatic Organism, Bioinformatics and
Laboratories of Age Determination for Aquatic Species (LADAS)

E-mail : suhairi@umt.edu.my

MDM. AMYRA SURYATIE KAMARUZZAN

SCIENCE OFFICER

BSc. in Marine Biology (UMT), MSc. in Marine Science (UMS) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Water Quality and Live Feed Culture Laboratories

E-mail: amyra@umt.edu.my

MR. AHMAD IDERIS ABDUL RAHIM

SCIENCE OFFICER

BSc. in Applied Science (Fisheries) (KUSTEM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Food Technology of Aquatic Organism and Aquaculture
Engineering Laboratories

E-mail : a.ideris@umt.edu.my

MDM. NURUL HAYATI ISMAIL

SCIENCE OFFICER

BSc. in Agrotechnology (Aquaculture) (UMT) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Physiology, Biotechnology, Biosecurity of Aquatic
Organism and Microscopy Laboratories

E-mail : nnhayati@umt.edu.my

MR. MOHD SHAFIQ MOHD RAZAK

SENIOR ASSISTANT SCIENCE OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (KUSTEM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Physiology, Biotechnology of Aquatic Organism
Laboratories and Bioinformatic Aquatic Organism Laboratories (LADAS)

E-mail : shafiq@umt.edu.my

MDM. WAHIDAH WAHAB

SENIOR ASSISTANT SCIENCE OFFICER

Diploma in Fisheries (KUSTEM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Parasitology, Microbiology, Biosecurity of Aquatic
Organism and Microscopy Laboratories

E-mail : wahidah@umt.edu.my

MR. AHMAD SHUHAIMI DRAMAN

ASSISTANT SCIENCE OFFICER

Asasi Sains Fizikal (UM) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Histology of Aquatic Organism, Aquaculture Engineering and Microscopy Laboratories

E-mail : armie@umt.edu.my

MR. AHMAD NAJMI ISHAK

ASSISTANT SCIENCE OFFICER

Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (UniSZa) Malaysia

In-charge scope: Water Quality, Live Feed and Food Technology of Aquatic Organism Laboratories

E-mail : najmi.ishak@umt.edu.my

ADMINISTRATION STAFFS

MDM. SOLIHAH AHMAD

SENIOR ASSISTANT REGISTRAR

Contact

Office : +(609) 668 3214
Mobile : +6019 947 5177
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : solihah@umt.edu.my

MDM. NORLIZA ISMAIL

SECRETARY

Contact


Office : +(609) 668 3502
Mobile : +(601) 9918 1651
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : norliza@umt.edu.my

MDM. NIK MAIZATUL EMA CHE ALI

ASSISTANT ADMINSTRATIVE OFFICER

Contact


Office : +(609) 668 3740
Mobile : +(601) 2956 3472
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : nikema@umt.edu.my

MDM. RAHAYU JOHARI

SENIOR ASSISTANT OFFICER (CLERICAL AND OPERATIONAL)

Contact


Office : +(609) 668 3561
Mobile : +(601) 7903 4363
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : ayu@umt.edu.my

MDM. CIK NOR ASHIKIN NAWAWI

ASSISTANT OFFICER (CLERICAL AND OPERATIONAL)​

Contact


Office : +(609) 668 3740
Mobile : +(601) 9995 9702
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : norashikin@umt.edu.my

MDM. RUSLIANA RASHID

ASSISTANT OFFICER (CLERICAL AND OPERATIONAL)​

Contact


Office : +(609) 668 3561
Mobile : + (601) 9956 0826
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : rusliana@umt.edu.my

MR. MOHD AMIR ABDUL AZIZ

OPERATION ASSISTANT

Contact


Office : +(609) 668 3561
Mobile : + (601) 4839 0099
Fax : +(609) 668 3390


E-mail : m.amir@umt.edu.my