Dr. Puteri Zarina Megat Khalid

Dr. Puteri Zarina Megat Khalid

SENIOR LECTURER

A senior lecturer in the Student Development Section. Received her PhD in English Language from University of Glasgow, Scotland. Loves reading and engaging in discussions on various topics and current issues.

Among her research interests are modality analysis, English for Specific Purposes (ESP), genre analysis and Systemic Functional Linguistics.  Besides teaching and learning, she is also one of the UniKL MIMET’s Campus Representative for Eco Green World Wildlife Fund (WWF).  She is also a Language Editor for CAMMER ’18 organised by Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka. Internally, she is also a member of IRPC, UniKL MIMET.

SPECIFIC research interests

  1. Modality analysis
  2. Systemic Functional Linguistics
  3. Genre analysis
  4. Corpus linguistics

Publication(s)

  1. Factors Affecting Staff’s Job Satisfaction: A Case Study at Unikl Mimet
  •  Presented in Asia International Conference 2017 organised by UTM, KL from 9-10 December 2017
  • Published in  Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development (Dec2018-January 2019) : ISSN:0976-0245     E-ISSN:0976-5506
  1. A Study on the Effect of Parameters on the Tensile Strength of Friction Stir Welded AA6061 1.5 mm Thin Plate Butt-Joints
  • Published In Advanced Structured Materials. Book Chapter – Engineering Applications For New Materials And Technologies
  1. Evaluation of the Hardness Distribution and Fracture Location in Friction Stir Welded AA6063 Pipe Butt Joints
  • Published In Advanced Structured Materials. Book Chapter – Engineering Applications For New Materials And Technologies
  1. Service Restoration Based on Simultaneous Network Reconfiguration and Distributed Generation Sizing for Loss Minimization Using a Modified Genetic Algorithm
  • Published In Advanced Structured Materials. Book Chapter – Engineering Applications For New Materials And Technologies
  1. The Mapping Of Full Weld Cycle Heat Profile For Friction Stir Welding Pipe Butt Joints
  • Published In Advanced Structured Materials. Book Chapter – Engineering Applications For New Materials And Technologies
  1. International Demand for Higher Education: The Industry, The Theory and The Model
  • published in e-Academia, Volume 6 Issue 2 2017, 192-208.
  • e-Academia Journal (http://journale-academiauitmt.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/home.html)
  1. Globalisation and Liberalisation of Malaysian Higher Education
  • published in ESTEEM Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol. 1,  November 2017, 1-14
  1. The use of English among university technical lecturers
  • Paper published in INTED 2016 Conference Proceedings (ISI Indexed)
  1. Maritime university students’ strategies for the improvement of their spoken English
  • Paper published in EDULEARN15 Conference Proceedings (ISI indexed)

Other skills and expertise

  1. Educational Trainer
  2. Motivational Trainer

Supervision

  1. Subahshree Palanible