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Associate Professor Dr. Pek Chuen Khee
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Associate Professor Dr Pek Chuen Khee

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Academic Qualifications

PhD Economics
Master Economics
Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education
Bachelor Science Economics

Areas of Interest
Environmental Valuation Methodologies
Sustainable Development Planning
Green Economics
Design thinking for innovation
Professional Membership

  1. World INew Straits Timesitute of Sustainable Development Planners, Hong Kong
    Founding Member and Senior Fellow
    Since May 2018
  2. Advance HE, UK (formerly known as Higher Education Academy, UK)
    Fellow
    Since June 2016
  3. Green Economics INew Straits Timesitute, Reading, UK
    Professional Green Economist .GE (UK)
    Since September 2014

Professional certification

  1. Trainer, Certified Sustainable Development Planner in Corporate Social Responsibility, World INew Straits Timesitute of
    Sustainable Development Planners and UNESCO Hong Kong Association
    Certified Trainer for Sustainable Development Planners
    Since May 2018
  2. Design Thinking for InNovember ation, University of Virginia via Coursera
    Since June 2017
  3. Train the Trainer, Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) Malaysia
    Certified HRDF Trainer
    Since June 2016
  4. 4.Trainer for Global Business Services, National University of Malaysia
    Certified GBS Trainer
    Since April 2016

External appointments

  • Centre for New Inclusive Asia

Research Director (May 2021 to present)

  • ASEAN Research Center for a Community with Shared Future

Research Director (May 2021 to present)

  • Gratia Christian College, Hong Kong

Adjunct Professor (May 2018 to present)

  • Gratia Business School

Board Member of External Advisory Board (May 2018 to present)

  • Petra Christian University, Surabaya, Indonesia

Visiting Professor (September 2014 to Octoberober 2018, July 2020 to present)

  • Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan

Visiting Professor (April to December 2018)

  • Heriot-Watt University, Malaysia

External Examiner, business foundation (August 2014 to September 2018)

Publications

Journal articles

  • Lawarty R., Pek, C.K., Lee, W.C. (2021). Design Thinking as a Competency for Educational Leadership Performance in a New Normal World. International Journal of Management and Applied Science, 7(3), 136-141.
  • Pek, C.K., Tan, H.B., Kim, R.C. & Ang, P.M-M. (2019). Industry lessons for green banking in Malaysia. International Journal of Green Economics, 13(3/4), 167-186.
  • Teo, L. Khong, R.W.L. & Pek, C.K. (2019). Which is the better determinant for dividends in the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index- Profitability or cash flow? International Journal of Business and Society, 20(3), 1003-1021.
  • Choong, C.K., Chan, S.G. and Pek, C.K. (2016). The effect of board composition on the efficiency of public listed companies in Malaysia. Economics Bulletin, 36(3), 1354-63
  • Choong, C.K. & Pek, C.K. (2015). The Linkages between Private and Public Investments in Malaysia: The Role of Foreign Direct Investment. International Journal of Economics and Management, 9(1), 139-153.
  • Pek, C.K. (2014). Environmental valuation and environmetrics for sustainability in Malaysia. International Journal of Green Economics, 8(3/4), 226-235.
  • Pek, C.K., Lim, Y.M., Choong, C.K. & Tan, K.E. (2014). The economic impact of climate change on food security in Malaysia. International Journal of Academic Research Part B, 6(3), 195-199.
  • Jamal, O. & Pek, C.K. (2014). Choice of Noxious Facilities: Case of a Solid Waste Incinerator versus a Sanitary Landfill in Malaysia. Waste Management & Research, 32(5), 454-457.
  • Krekeler, M.P.S., Aldridge, D., Pek, C.K. & Jamal Othman. (2013). A Glance at the World. Waste Management, 32(12), 2565-2566.
  • Pek, C.K. & Jamal, O. (2011). A choice experiment analysis for solid waste disposal option: A case study in Malaysia. Journal of Environmental Management, 92(11), 2993-3001.
  • Pek, C.K. & Jamal, O. (2010). Household demand in solid waste disposal options in Malaysia. International Journal of Environmental, Earth Science and Engineering, 4(7), 377-40.
  • Pek, C.K. (2009). Malaysian agricultural: Conventional and extended thoughts. Journal of Sustainable Development, 2(1), 80-86.
  • Pek, C.K. (2008). Insight of Chinese Economics Culture in Malaysia. International Journal of Business and Management, 3(9), 65-73.
  • Lim, Y.M., Pek, C.K. & Yee, A.P. (2008). Work Values of Baby-Boomers and Generation X of the Chinese Community in Malaysia. International Journal of Business & Management, 3(10), 147-153.
  • Tan, H.B., Chung, H.K., Ang, P.M.M. & Pek, C.K., (2013). Green and Ethical Banking: Demand and supply perspectives from bankers, corporations, and heads of households. Malaysia Banker's Journal, 141, 12-20.
  • Pek, C.K., Tee, C.H. & Ng, P.Y. (2010). Hill Recreational and Services Valuation: A Case Study of Taman Melawati Hill. Sunway Academic Journal, 7, 33-47.

Book chapters

  • Wu, L.M., Lee, J.W.C., Lim, Y.M. & Pek, C.K. (In Press). The predictors of electric vehicles adoption- An extended theory of planned behaviour. Lecture Notes in Network and Systems. Springer.
  • Lim, Y.M., Cham, T.H., Lee, W.C. & Pek, C.K. (In Press). The soft side of technology adoption: A study of consumer experience on mobile phone usage. Lecture Notes in Network and Systems. Springer.
  • Pek, C.K. & Ndubisi, N. O. (2006). Negotiations in SMEs and MNCs in Malaysia: A Focus on the Chinese Business Culture. Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs): Malaysian and Global Perspectives, Chapter 9. Editor: Nelson Oly Ndubisi, Ali Salman Saleh. Publisher: Pearson/Prentice Hall, Malaysia.

Conference proceedings

  • Wu, L.M., Lee, J.W.C., Lim, Y.M. & Pek, C.K. (2021). The predictors of electric vehicles adoption- An extended theory of planned behaviour. The International Conference of Emerging Technologies and Intelligent Systems. Virtual. 25-26 June 2021.
  • Lim, Y.M., Cham, T.H., Lee, W.C. & Pek, C.K. (2021). The soft side of technology adoption: A study of consumer experience on mobile phone usage. The International Conference of Emerging Technologies and Intelligent Systems. Virtual. 25-26 June 2021.
  • DamnjaNovember ic, V, Pek, C.K., & Krulj D. (2019). The Impact of Students Experience in Business Case Competition on Students Learning and Development. International Case Study Conference, Sabah, Malaysia. 24-26 November ember 2019.
  • Pek, C.K. & Foo, F.E. (2019), Agricultural multifunctionality for sustainable development in Malaysia: A contingent valuation method approach. The 2nd World Summit on Advances in Science, Engineering and Technology, held at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, U.S.A., 3-5 Octoberober 2019.
  • Pek, C.K., & Jamal, O. (2015), Green public choice and operational research- a case of solid waste disposal improvement and preference in Malaysia. 10th Triennial Conference of The Association of Asia-Pacific Operational Research Societies, held at Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 2-6 August 2015.
  • Pek, C.K. (2015). Are Malaysians willing to pay for agricultural multifunctionality? The 10th Anniversary Green Economics INew Straits Timesitute, Green Economics Conference, held at Oxford University, England, UK, 22-25 March 2015.
  • Pek, C.K., Tan, H.B., Chung, H.K., Ang, P.M.M. (2014). Green and ethical banking: Malaysian corporate demand. The 9th Annual Green Economics INew Straits Timesitute Conference, held at Oxford University, England, UK, 9-11 July 2014.
  • June, S., Yeoh, K.K. & Pek, C.K. (2013). HR Practices, LMX and InNovember ative Work Behavior in Knowledge Intensive Business Services in Malaysia. The Global Conference on Business and Economics Research 2013, Selangor, Malaysia, 18-20 Octoberober 2013.
  • Chung, H.K., Tan, H.B., Ang, P.M.M. & Pek, C.K. (2013). Sustainability for Malaysian banking industry: Whose responsibility? The 3rd International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility Conference 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 19-20 August 2013.
  • Pek, C. K., Lim, Y.M. & Choong, C.K. (2013). The economic impact of climate change on food security in Malaysia. Asian Conference on Sustainability, Economy and the Environment 2013, Osaka, Japan, 6-9 June 2013.
  • Pek, C. K. & Jamal, O. (2012). Solid waste disposal options in Malaysia: A contingent valuation experience. The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) World Solid Waste Congress 2012, Florence, Italy, 17-19 September 2012.
  • Pek, C.K. & Jamal, O. (2010). Household demand for solid waste disposal options in Malaysia. WASET International Conference on Business, Economics and Management, Paris, France, 28-30 June 2010.
  • Pek, C.K. & Jamal, O. (2009). Solid waste disposal: A choice experiment experience in Malaysia. Singapore Economic Review Conference, Singapore, 6-8 August 2009.
  • Pek, C.K. (2008). Tobit estimation of household preference for solid waste disposal options in Malaysia. Proceedings of International Conference on Environment: Environmental Management and Technologies Towards Sustainable Development, organized by School of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 15-17 December 2008.
  • Jamal. O. & Pek, C.K. (2008). Household willingness-to-pay for solid waste management services. Seminar paper of National Seminar on Best Practices for Municipal Solid Waste Collections and Treatments in Malaysia at Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 6th November ember 2008.
  • Pek, C.K. & Jamal. O. (2007). Non-market values of solid waste disposal options in Malaysia. EEPSEA 27th Bi-annual Conference Seminar Proposal Paper, Beijing, China, May 2007.
  • Pek C.K. (2007). Household preference of solid waste disposal options: A Choice Experiment approach. 4th DOctoberoral Colloquium, National University of Malaysia, Bangi, Malaysia, November ember 2007.
  • Pek, C.K., Goh, C.L., Ho, Q. L., Hong, H. T. & Lim, H. H. (2005). Perception of Chinese Business Culture: SMEs vs MNCs. Proceedings of International Conference in Economics & Finance 2005: Towards a Richer Understanding of Economy and Financial Markets: Statistical & Econometrics Advances, organized by Labuan International Campus, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Labuan, Malaysia, 26 & 27 May 2005.
  • Pek, C.K., Lim, Y.M. & Yee, A.P. (2005). Work Values of Baby-Boomers and Generation X of the Chinese Community in Malaysia. Proceedings of International Conference On Southeast Asia (ICONSEA) 2005, organized by University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 2005.

Grants & Consultancy

International

  1. August-September 2021. Policy Training Grant from Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia, Virtual. 4 August – 14 September 2021.
  2. December 2017. Korea Institute for International Economic Policy-EMERiCs. A Report on Green Innovation in Malaysia. In Korean language- https://www.emerics.org:446/issueDetail.es?systemcode=03&brdctsNo=236841&mid=a10200000000.
  3. March 2015. Universitas 21 Early Career Researchers Workshop at University College Dublin, Ireland, 4-6 March 2015.
  4. January 2015. Economics of Climate Change Training Grant from Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia, in Hanoi, Vietnam, 13-16 January 2015 by Professor Michael Hanemann, Distinguished Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability, Julie A. Wrigley Chair in Sustainability, School of Sustainability, Professor, School of Sustainability, and Director, Center for Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy, W.P. Carey School of Business.

National

  1. June 2018. Malaysia Technology Development Corporation Social Research Grant. Amount MYR128,220; Title of project: Technology acquisitions and successful commercialisations: Drivers of absorptive capabilities of firms. Co-Project Leader partnering with University of Nottingham Malaysia and Asian Strategy and Leadership Institute (ASLI).
  2. December 2014. Anbound Research Center Research Grant. Amount MYR36,000; Title of project: Government initiatives and SME businesses' growth strategies. Project member. A project in collaboration with University of Tunku Abdul Rahman.
  3. February 2014. The University of Nottingham Intercampus Staff Mobility Grant. Amount: £1,900.00.
  4. June 2013 – November 2014. Fundamental Research Grant Scheme from Ministry of Education, Malaysia. Amount MYR62,000 (Code: FRGS/1/2013/SS07/UNIM/03/2). Title of project: The economic values of agricultural multifunctionality in Malaysia. Project leader.
  5. March – September 2012. Research grant from Institut Bank-Bank Malaysia. Amount MYR30,000 (Code: G0006.54.04). Title of project: Green and ethical banking initiatives in Malaysia. Project member.
  6. May 2010 – October 2011. Fundamental Research Grant Scheme from Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia. Amount MYR20,000 (Code: FRGS/1/10/SSK/UTAR/03/8). Title of project: The economic impact of climate change on food security in Malaysia. Project leader.
  7. October 2007 – June 2008.  Writing grant on Environmental Benefit and Cost Analysis: Development of Guidelines and Manual. Project leader: Professor Dr Jamal Othman, National University of Malaysia.
  8. November 2007. National University of Malaysia UKM PhD research grant MYR1,500.00 (Code: 27500) on Non-market values estimation of solid waste disposal options.
  9. October 2007. National University of Malaysia Survey grant MYR26,000.00 (Code: UKM-EP-04-FRGS0002-2006) on Choice Modelling: Application on solid waste disposal options in Malaysia.
  10. May 2007. Research travelling grant from Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia. Amount MYR6,000.00 (Travel Grant No. 003591-106). Presentation of seminar proposal in Beijing, China in Economy and Environmental Program for SEA 27th Bi-annual Conference by International Research and Development Centre (IRDC), Canada on Solid waste disposal options non-market values estimation: A Choice Model approach.

Public engagement

Competition

  1. UCSI-Oxford Brookes BizChallenge 2021 speaking on Business Ideas- the SDG Green Business. July 26, 2021. Speaker.

Webinar/Talk

  1. China-Malaysia Think Tanks Dialogue on Belt and Road Cooperation by the China Reform Forum, Guangxi University and Centre for New Inclusive Asia speaking on Strategic adjustments and new opportunities for China-Malaysia BRI Cooperation Post-pandemic. July 20, 2021. Speaker and moderator.
  2. The Belt and Road Initiatives- What’s Now, What’s Next on live streaming. May 6, 2021. Moderator.
  3. Talk on Journey to Postgraduate Studies and Beyond on live streaming. May 7, 2020. Moderator.
  4. Sustainability Outlook in Business and Economics, Petra Christian University. Live streaming from Surabaya. Dec 4, 2020. Speaker.
  5. Tea for Thoughts on Malaysia-China Bilateral Ties and the Roles of the Centre of New Inclusive Asia with Tan Sri Ong Tee Keat. Dec 4, 2020. Moderator.
  6. United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Mending for Post Covid-19: SDGs 3, 8, 9 and 17 on live streaming. April 25, 2020. Panellist.
  7. United Nations Sustainable Development and Economic Development Virtual Guest Lecture. Universitas Prasetiya Mulya. April 9, 2020. Speaker.
  8. World Institute of Sustainable Development Planners, UNESCO Hong Kong, speaking on Green economics for sustainable development, Hong Kong, April 28, 2018. Speaker.
  9. 16th Melaka International Youth Dialogue, Melaka, speaking on Green innovation preparing youth for sustainable tomorrow, Malacca, Malaysia, June 27, 2016. Panel speaker.
  10. Pangkor International Development Dialogue 2015, Satellite Event on Green Growth- Investing for the Future at Perak Amanjaya Convention Centre, Casuarina@Meru, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia, October 19-21, 2015. Panel speaker.

 

Conference/Symposiums/Seminars

  1. International Conference on Tourism, Economics, Accounting, Management and Social Science, speaking on Economic Development and Innovation: Maintaining Business Sustainability During Covid-19 Outbreak, live streaming from Bali, Indonesia, November 3, 2020. Keynote speaker.
  2. Online international conference on Community with Shared Future: A Multilateral Approach to Tackling Global Challenges, organised by Pakistan Research Centre for a Community with Shared Future, Communication University of China and Centre for Global and Strategic Studies Islamabad. "How the idea of Community with Shared Future can contribute to improved Global Governance?" April 20, 2021. Speaker
  3. International Conference on Humanity and the Environment: An Ageing Earth, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan R.O.C., speaking on Sustainable Development as a Catalyst to De-ageing the Earth at the, Taichung, Taiwan, R.O.C., June 15, 2019. Speaker.
  4. Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, University Young Leaders Conference, UTAR Kampar, speaking on the commitment of the youth leaders in supporting UN SDGs as a global citizen, Perak, Malaysia, November ember 10, 2018. Session Speaker.
  5. Coventry University-Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, South East Asia International Transformational Entrepreneurship Symposium, TAR UC, speaking on Transformational entrepreneurship and application of the Design Thinking methodology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 8, 2018. Speaker.
  6. Institute of Green Economics 10th Anniversary Conference 2015, speaking on Green efforts and future in Malaysia and South Korea at Oxford University, Oxford, UK, March 22-25, 2015. Panel speaker.
  7. Institute of Green Economics 9th Annual Conference 2014, speaking on Economic Valuation Methodologies and Application in Malaysia at Oxford University, Oxford, UK, July 9-11, 2014. Session speaker.
  8. National Seminar on Best Practices for Municipal Solid Waste Collections and Treatments in Malaysia at Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 6, 2008. Keynote speaker.
  9. The 2005 Euro-Malaysia ICT Co-operation Conference, organised by European Commission and MIMOS Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 9-10, 2005. Rapporteur.

Online Course/Guest Lecture

  1. Understanding the Issues in SDG for Further Research Topics Virtual Guest Lecture. Universitas Prasetiya Mulya. June 30, 2021. Speaker.
  2. International online course on 'Community with Shared Future’ organised by Pakistan Research Center for a Community with Shared Future, Communication University of China, Beijing and Center for Global & Strategic Studies, Islamabad. February 3, 2021. Speaker

 

     Workshop and training

  1. Design Thinking for Problem Solving in the Pandemic Era Workshop on live streaming for Faculty of Human Ecology, Universiti Putra Malaysia. June 28, 2021.
  2. Unilever Future Leaders League 2021 as the academic mentor for the National Champions preparing for the Global League in July 2021. June 26, 2021.
  3. HSBC/HKU Asia-Pacific Business Case Competition 2021 as Distinguish Speaker for the participating teams in the annual competition. April 14, 28 and May 5, 2021.
  4. Design Thinking for Problem Solving- Life Application for You and Me on live streaming for UCSI University staff and students. May 7, 2021.
  5. HSBC Thailand Business Case Competition 2021 as Special Guest for the Thai university teams participating in the annual competition. April 19, 2021.
  6. HSBC Malaysia Business Case Competition 2021 as the Coach for university teams participating in the annual competition. Period: January to May 2021.
  7. Design Thinking and Youth Creativity Workshop on live streaming for The Seed Resource Centre. November 20, 2020.
  8. Daddy and Me- Design Thinking Workshop on live streaming for Wesley Methodist School International Penang for students and parents. June 20, 2020.
  9. Design Thinking for Teaching and Learning Workshop on live streaming for school teachers on Teacher’s Day. May 16, 2020.
  10. Design Thinking for Youth Workshop on live streaming for secondary school students. May 8, 2020.
  11. HSBC Business Case Competition 2020 as the Coach for university teams participating in the annual competition. Period: November 2019 to May 2020.
  12. HSBC Business Case Competition 2019 as the Coach for university teams participating in the annual competition. Period: January to May 2019.
  13. Design Thinking for Innovative Problem Solving for Executives and Managers at QS Enrolment Solutions Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 7 December 2018.
  14. Design Thinking with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Workshop for Computer Science, University of Nottingham Malaysia. 30 October 2018.
  15. Design Thinking for University Students at Petra Christian University, Surabaya, Indonesia. 24 October 2018.
  16. Being Innovative and Transformational for Future Ready Workshop for Business Case Learning Foundation Programme, Nottingham University Business School Malaysia. 30 October 2018.
  17. Tools to Innovative Solutions Training for the Chief Marketing Officer of University of Nottingham Malaysia. 12 September 2018.
  18. Design Thinking for Marketing Effectiveness and Efficiency Workshop for Marketing Staff, University of Nottingham Malaysia. 20 September 2018.
  19. Workshop on Sustainable Development Planning Supporting UN Sustainable Development Goals at the Malaysia Public Policy Competition 2018, Sunway University. 25 August 2018.
  20. Design Thinking for Career Office, University of Nottingham Malaysia. 19 July 2018.
  21. Design Thinking for Student Organisation Annual Planning for Enactus University of Nottingham Malaysia. 6 – 8 July 2018.
  22. Design Thinking for Student Social Entrepreneurship, University of Nottingham Malaysia. 20 November 2017.
  23. Design Thinking for Innovation for students from Tunghai University, Taiwan. 30 October 2017.
  24. Design Thinking for Youth at Trinity Methodist Church Petaling Jaya. June 16 2016.
  25. Design Thinking for Bible Studies at Trinity Youth Camp, Kuala Lumpur. February 29, 2016.
  26. Developing statistical manual for Non-destructive Testing procedure using STATUS software for KPG Sdn Bhd. Period: 1 Nov 2012- 31 March 2013.
  27. Module moderator for Operation Economics of Open University Malaysia (since 15 December 2010).
  28. Module moderator for Agriculture Economics of Open University Malaysia (since 15 December 2010).
  29. Statistical Control and Analysis at Institute of Management Studies, Malaysia, 10 August 2002.
  30. Economic Valuation at Institute of Management Studies, 25 May 2002.
  31. Presentation and public speaking skills at OPI Group of Companies, Malaysia and Indonesia, 11 April 2002.
  32. Change Management at OPI Group of Companies, Malaysia and branches in Indonesia and United Kingdom, 30 September 2001.
  33. Edward De Bono Thinking Skills at OPI Group of Companies, 18 July 2001.
  34. ISO 9001:2000 at OPI Group of Companies, Malaysia, Indonesia and United Kingdom, June- September 2001. 

Media coverage

  • Oriental Daily News- Press article on “Tangping” culture. July 27, 2021. Featured
  • Utusan Malaysia- Press release on Kaedah pelaksanaan PKP penentu pengangguran. May 12, 2021. Featured.
  • Utusan Malaysia- Press article on Golongan miskin bertambah. May 22, 2021. Featured.
  • Utusan Malaysia- Press article on Pertimbang beri subsidi kupon kepada peniaga. May 18, 2021. Featured.
  • Live on Berita TV1- Commenting on the proposal Malaysia gave to Myanmar to resolve her social unrest issue in the country. April 25, 2021.
  • The Star- Press article on Shaping well-rounded graduates, April 22, 2021. Featured.
  • 马来西亚留学生中心- 这所马来西亚大学的设计专业真的很棒!8 July, 2020. https://www.sohu.com/a/406271003_99920528. Featured.
  • Sin Chew Daily News- Press article on Design Thinking for Youth, June 3, 2020. Featured.
  • Oriental Daily News- Press article on Gig Economy, Dec 23, 2019. Featured.
  • 浙江文明网- "中国治理的世界意义"国际论坛开幕侧记:为世界提供新镜鉴. November 19 2019. http://www.zjwmw.com/ch123/system/2019/11/19/032028960.shtml. Featured.
  • Live TV Show on RTM TV1 Selamat Pagi Malaysia- Bajet 2020 dan Implikasi terhadap SMEs di Malaysia, October 13, 2019, 09:00am. Invited guest speaker.
  • Oriental Daily News- Press article on Sustainable Planting, Sep 30, 2019. Featured.
  • Live TV Show on RTM Mobile Biz Malaysia- Bisnes dan Teknologi, July 24, 2019, 06:00pm. Invited guest speaker.
  • Live TV Show on Berita RTM TV1 Bicara Pengguna- Teknologi dan Keusahwanan, 15 July,2019, 09:00pm. Invited guest speaker.
  • Oriental Daily News- 小孩與錢 細水長流生命教育. 30 November 2009. Featured.

Public poll press release

  • 21 July 2021. 55.7% Feel that daily Covid-19 cases will be above 4,000 for more than 2 months. Sin Chew Daily, Bebas News.
  • 14 June 2021. Fake News – How do you see it? Malaysia Now, Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang, Kwong Wah, Malaysia Gazette, We Are United.
  • 31 May 2021. "From Home": Is it applicable to all? Sin Chew Daily, Guang Ming Daily, Bebas News
  • 4 May 2021. The Aspiration of Malaysian Youth in Politics. Sin Chew Daily, See Hua, Oriental Daily, Guang Ming Daily Nanyang.
  • 19 April 2021. Public's Acceptance and Registration for the COVID-19 Vaccination. Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang, Guang Ming Daily.
  • 13 April 2021. Public Confidence in Government Managing COVID-19 Pandemic (Follow up study). Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang, Guang Ming Daily, Malay Masil, Malaysia Now.
  • 30 Mar 2021. The Aspiration of Malaysian Youth in the Employment Sector. Nanyang.
  • 19 March 2021 Acceptance and Readiness of Digitalisation. Sin Chew Daily, Oriental Daily, Bernama, New Straits Times, The Vibes, Suara TV.
  • 2 Mar 2021. Do you have a balanced financial situation? Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang, Kosmo, Malaysia Now.
  • 9 Feb 2021. Standard Operating Procudere (SOP) for the coming Chinese New Year. Sin Chew Daily, Malaysian Insights, Nanyang, Nestia, Guang Ming Daily, Mlaysia Now, MSN News.
  • 2 Feb 2021. The helpfulness of i-Sinar Scheme to You. Bernama, Malaysiakini, The Edge, Free Malaysia Today, Selangor Journal, Malaysia News, The Times, Fokus Malaysia, Kosmo, Sinar Harian, Malaysia Now, MyMetro, Sabah Post, Dagang News, Sin Chew Daily, Guang Ming Daily, Astro Awani, Malaysia Gazette, Suara TV.
  • 21 Jan 2021. How are you coping with the Movement Control Order (MCO) 2.0? Sin Chew Daily, Malaysia Gazette, Malaysia Now.
  • 28 Dec 2020. Public Confidence in Government Managing COVID-19 Pandemic (Follow up study). Orinetal Daily, Guang Ming Daily, Sin Chew Daily.
  • 22 Dec 2020. Interstate Travel during the Year End Holiday. New Straits Times, Oriental Daily, Berita Harian, Sin Chew Daily, Guang Ming Daily.
  • 7 Dec 2020. Willingness to be the first group to be vaccinated. Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang, Oriental Daily, Guang Ming Daily, Sinar Harian, Astro Syok, Malaysia Now.
  • 27 November 2020. Should the opposition support the 2021 Budget? Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang, Oriental Daily.
  • 16 November 2020. Are the penalties fairly imposed on Covid-19 SOP defaulters? Oriental Daily, See Hua Press
  • 12 November 2020. Should EPF Account 1 be Allowed for Withdrawal? Guang Ming Daily, Sin Chew Daily, Malaysia Gazette.
  • 1 November 2020. Why People Adopt Mobile Learning? The Star Malaysia.
  • 30 October 2020. How are we coping amidst the spike in the COVID-19 cases? - Part 2 (COVID-19: Many Practise 3Ws and Avoid 3Cs with High Outdoor Movement). Sin Chew Daily, China Press, Kwong Wah.
  • 24 October 2020. Webinar: What Now without Moratorium Amidst Uncertainties of MCO 2.0? Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang Siang Pau.
  • 23 October 2020. How are we coping amidst the spike in the COVID-19 cases? - Part 1 (Public Confidence Towards Government in Handling Issues Related to COVID-19). Malaysia Gazette, The Malaysian Insight, Astro Awani, Bernama, Edge Markets, I3Investor, KL Screener, MyMetro, Sinar Harian, The Edge Property, The Star Malaysia, The Sun Daily.
  • 20 October 2020. Is the CMCO for SGR, KUL and PJY even necessary this time? Guang Ming Daily, Sin Chew Daily, China Press.
  • 15 October 2020. Is limiting the number of persons per dine-in table necessary with social distancing? Guang Ming Daily, Sin Chew Daily, China Press.
  • 6 October 2020. Why People Adopt Mobile Learning? Sin Chew Daily.
  • 23 September 2020. Bank Loan Repayments Moratorium: To end or extend? Sin Chew Daily, China Press, Nanyang Siang Pau, Oriental Daily.
  • 14 September 2020. Understanding Unemployment in Malaysia China Press, Nanyang Siang Pau, Oriental Daily, See Hua Press.
  • 28 August 2020. What say you on the RMCO? To end or extend? Sin Chew Daily Daily.

Awards and Recognitions

  1. Gratia Christian College, Hong Kong
    Adjunct Professor (May 2018 to present)

  2. Gratia Business School
    Board Member of External Advisory Board (May 2018 to present)

  3. Petra Christian University, Surabaya, Indonesia
    Visiting Professor (September 2014 to October 2018, July 2020 to present)

  4. Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Visiting Professor (April to December 2018)

  5. Heriot-Watt University, Malaysia
    External Examiner, business foundation (August 2014 to September 2018)

  6. Vice-Chancellor’s Medal 2016. University of Nottingham

  7. Best All-Rounder in Teaching. University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus Staff Awards 2015

  8. Best All-Rounder in Teaching. University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus Staff Awards 2014

  9. Best Postgraduate (PhD) Academic Poster. Faculty of Economics and Business, National University of Malaysia