Biography

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ASSOC. PROF. DR. KHAIRIYAH MOHD. YUSOF

Director of Centre for Engineering Education / Associate Professor

Centre for Engineering Education,
Level 3, Sekolah Pengajian Siswazah,
Blok F54, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,
Johor Bahru.

Room: 3-312
Tel: +607-5537776
Fax: +607-5537592
Email: khairiyah@cheme.utm.my

Qualification:

B.Sc. in Chem. Eng.(Summa cum Laude)(Alabama),
M.Sc. in Chem. Eng.(Clemson), Ph.D. in Chem. Eng.(Waterloo)

Background

WORK EXPERIENCE

Mar. 1988 Assistant Lecturer in the Dept. of Chemical Eng., UTM
Aug. 1991 Lecturer in the Dept. of Chemical Eng., UTM
Jan. 92-August 96 Head, Process Control Laboratory.
May 1994 Visiting Scholar at the University of Waterloo, Canada under the
ADB Award
April 1995 Attachment at PETRONAS Penapisan Melaka Sdn. Bhd.
Oct. 2001- Sept. 2002 Head, Process Design Laboratory
Oct. 2002- Sept 2005 Head, Process Control Laboratory
Jun 2002-present Dept. representative on Academic, Curriculum and
Syllabus Development
October 2002 Associate Professor in the Dept. of Chemical Engineering, UTM
Jan. 2003-present Head, Task Force for Problem-based Learning and
Cooperative Learning, UTM
Jan.2004-present  Head, Academic Quality Assurance Task Force,
Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Chemical and
Natural Resources Engineering, UTM.
Oct. 2006 – present Head, Dept. of Chemical Engineering,
Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering,
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

 

AREA OF SPECIALISATION

Process modeling, simulation, control and optimization, Application of artificial neural network in modeling chemical systems, Engineering education, especially cooperative learning and problem-based learning