Executive Council



Prof. Dr. Hairul Nizam Ismail

Prof. Dr. Hairul Nizam Ismail received his PhD (Educational Psychology/ Instructional System Technology) from Indiana University-Bloomington in 1999, with specialization in the area of learning and cognition. Since that year, Dr. Hairul has served as the faculty member at the School of Educational Studies, Universiti Sains Malaysia. For the past eleven years, Dr. Hairul has been teaching many university courses related to educational psychology, child psychology, cognitive psychology, guidance and counseling, multiple intelligences, gifted and talented, thinking and reasoning, and psychological testing.
Furthermore, he has embarked on numerous research projects pertaining to topics concerning problem based learning, ICT and education, stress, pre-school, educational databases, ethnic interactions, and differences between male and female students. He has also written numerous journal and magazine articles, research monographs, as well as book chapters in similar topic areas.

President Elect

Prof. Dr. Rozainee Khairudin

Scope of Work: Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Science, Cognitive NeuroscienceOffice Address: Pusat Pengajian Psikologi dan Pembangunan Manusia, FSSK, UKM, Bangi.

Vice President

Dr. Harris Shah Abdul Hamid

Qualifications: B.A. (Hons)(Psych) Guelph Uni, M.Sc. (Ergonomics) UCL, PhD (Ergonomics) Loughborough UniversityArea of Specialization: Social Science, Law Enforcement, Evidence and Procedure - Applications of psychology and ergonomics in healthcare.

Former President

Dr. Goh Chee Leong

Chee Leong currently serves as the Vice President and Dean of the Faculty of Behavioral Sciences at HELP University, Kuala Lumpur, which houses the largest Psychology undergraduate program in South East Asia. There, he lectures in a variety of areas, including Social Psychology, Research Methodology, Human Motivation, Developmental Psychology and Cognitive Psychology.


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wan Shahrazad Wan Sulaiman

Scope of Work: Test and Measurements, Statistics, SEM Model Testing, Critical Thinking and Problem SolvingOffice Address: Pusat Pengajian Psikologi dan Pembangunan Manusia, FSSK, UKM, Bang.


Dr. Azlin Alwi

Dr. Azlin is Assistant Professor and lecturer at Department of Psychology, Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia, Selangor.

Assistant Secretary

En. Salahuddien Ayob


Exco Members

Prof. Dr. Rozmi Ismai

rozmi@ukm.edu.myScope of Work: Traffic Psychology, Social Psychology, Research Methodology and Experimental PsychologyOffice Address: Pusat Pengajian Psikologi dan Pembangunan Manusia, FSSK, UKM, Bangi

Prof. Datin Dr. Quek Ai Hwa

quekah@help.edu.myProf. Datin Dr Quek Ai Hwa holds the Professorial Chair of Career Development at the Dept. of Psychology at HELP. Her areas of specialisation are in Social Psychology and Sociology and with Career Education. Prior to joining HELP, she was a Professor and Dept. Head, at Faculty of Education, University Malaya (UM) and received several excellence awards from UM. At HELP, her current research interests are in career development, work culture, employment, programme evaluation, education and special needs.

Prof. Dr. Rahmatullah Khan

rahmattullah@fppm.upsi.edu.myQualifications: BS (LAS), M Psych (Clin.), D Psych (Clin.)Specialization: Clinical PsychologyOffice Address: Jabatan Psikologi & Kaunseling, Fakulti Pendidikan & Pembangunan Manusia, Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris

En. Khairul Azhar Idris

Qualifications: B. HSc. (Psych) IIUM, M. HSc. (Clinical Psychology) IIUMSpecialization: Clinical PsychologyOffice Address: Pusat Kajian Ekonomi dan Kemasyarakatan (EMAS), Institute Kefahaman Islam Malaysia (IKIM).

Dr. Tan Chee Seng

tcseng@utar.edu.myDr. Tan Chee Seng is Assistant Professor and lecturer at Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Perak.

Ms. Anna Ong Wen Huey

Dr. Fatimah Wati Halim

atisha@ukm.edu.myDr. Fatimah Wati is Senior Lecturer at Pusat Pengajian Psikologi dan Pembangunan Manusia, FSSK, UKM, Bangi.