Akademik & Kepakaran

Distinguished Prof. Datuk Dr. Shamsul Amri Baharuddin FASc (aka Shamsul A.B.)


Fellow Academy of Science Malaysia
UNESCO Chair @ UKM (Communication and Social Cohesion)
KITA Founding Director


Tel.: +603-89213680
E-mail: pghkita@ukm.edu.my (official); abshamsul@gmail.com (personal)
Areas of Specialization: Politics, Culture and Economic Development; Ethnicity and Identity Formation; Muslim Modernization; Colonial Knowledge
Empirical focus: Malaysia, the Malay World

Prof. Dr. Kartini Aboo Talib @ Khalid


Deputy Director

Tel.: +603-89213612
E-mail: k_khalid@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Policy Analysis; Political Parties; Comparative Studies, Gender and Civil Societies

Emeritus Prof. Dato' Dr. Teo Kok Seong


Principal Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik Utama


Tel.: +603-89214641
E-mail: teokok@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Ethnolinguistics; Linguistic Anthropology; Peranakan Phenomenon; Nation Building; National Unity and Integration

Dr. Eric Olmedo Panal


Principal Research Fellow & AnthropotekTM Director
Felo Penyelidik Utama & Pengarah AnthropotekTM


Tel.: +603-89214770
E-mail: ericjose.olmedo@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Social Anthropology; Sociology of Work; Food Anthropology

Datuk Dr. Anis Yusal Yusoff


Principal Research Fellow & GMSN Project Leader
Felo Penyelidik Utama & Ketua Projek GMSN


Tel.: +603-89214774
E-mail: anisy@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Human Development (Democratic Governance, ICT for Development and Poverty Reduction) and Politics

Prof. Dr. Mansor Mohd. Noor


Honorary Professor
Profesor Kehormat


E-mail: mansormohdnoor@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Ethnic Relations; Development and Political Sociology

Prof. Dr. Ong Puay Liu


Honorary Professor
Profesor Kehormat


Tel.: +603-89217681
E-mail: puayliu@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Anthropology of Development; Ethnic Studies; Community Development

Prof. Datuk Dr. Denison Jayasooria


Honorary Professor
Profesor Kehormat


Tel.: +6019-3810914
E-mail: denisonkitaukm@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Ethnic Relations, Ethnic Minorities and Human Rights; Civil Society and Social Work; Public Policy Advocacy; Sustainable Development Goals

Prof. Dr. James T. Collins


Distinguished International Professor
Profesor Antarabangsa Tersohor


Tel.: +603-89214810
E-mail: jtcukm@yahoo.com
Areas of Specialization: Linguistics; Languages of Maluku and Kalimantan; Malay Dialectology in Southeast Asia

Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohd. Sobhi Ishak


Senior Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik Kanan


Tel.: +603-89214771
E-mail: msobhi@ukm.edu.my / msobhikita@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Malaysian Mass Media and New Media; Social Measurements and Modelling; Media, Culture, and Society (including Communication, Audience and Cultural Identity, Gender, Children and the Aged)

Dr. Pue Giok Hun


Research Fellow & Strategic Communications Coordinator
Felo Penyelidik & Penyelaras Komunikasi Strategik


Tel.: +603-89217682
E-mail: ghpue@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Minority Ethnic Identity; Social Amalgamation (Mixed Race); Peranakan Phenomenon; Kelantan Peranakan Chinese community

Dr. Adil Johan


Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik


Tel.: +603-89215468
E-mail: adiljo@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Cultural Studies & Media

Dr. Ahmad Rizal Mohd. Yusof


Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik


Tel.: +603-89213778
E-mail: army@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Digital Culture

Dr. Nur Atiqah Tang Abdullah


Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik


Tel.: +603-89214721
E-mail: atiqah@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Political sociology; Citizenship Studies

Dr. Shazlin Amir Hamzah


Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik


Tel.: +603-89214849
E-mail: shazlin@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Media Discourse; Media Writing; Advertising and Public Relations Management

Dr. Chan Suet Kay


Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik


Tel.: +603-89213696
E-mail: rachelchansuetkay@ ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Malaysian Chinese Identity, Cultural Capital, Popular Culture, Subculture, Globalisation
Adjunct Fellows 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chang Peng Kee


Associate Senior Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik Kanan Bersekutu


Tel.: +603-89215483
E-mail: chang@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Public Relations; Media Framing

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nazri Muslim


Associate Senior Research Fellow
Felo Penyelidik Kanan Bersekutu


Tel.: +603-69146891
E-mail: nazrim@ukm.edu.my
Areas of Specialization: Ethnic Relation and Sociology of Constitution

Dr. Mohd Faisal Mustaffa


Associate Fellow
Felo Bersekutu


Tel.: +604-7331740
E-mail: faisalmustaffaphd@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Malaysian Mass Media, New Media (including communication and broadcasting especially among the Muslim Youth in Malaysia), Islamic Social Finance (Zakat, Waqf, Crowdfunding), Poverty Alleviation, The Poor Family Education

Dr. Linda AÏnouche


Associate Fellow
Felo Bersekutu


WhatsApp: +1 (646) 7260704
E-mail: ainoucheproductions@gmail.com
Areas of Specialization: Cultural Heritage, Gender & Ethnicity, Anthropology of Religion, Sustainable Tourism

Dr. Mark Azavedo


Associate Fellow
Felo Bersekutu


Tel.: +66 (0)93 819 4165
E-mail: markazavedo@yahoo.co.uk
Areas of Specialization: Management

Dr. Gabriel Facal


Associate Fellow
Felo Bersekutu


Tel.: (033) 06-26-15-46-90
E-mail: facalgab@yahoo.fr
Areas of Specialization: Social Anthropology

Dr. David H.J. Neo


Associate Fellow
Felo Bersekutu


Tel.: +6 011 2320-0552
E-mail: psychedelicnietz@yahoo.com
Areas of Specialization: Cinema Studies