Name : Prof. Dr. Yusnidah Bt Ibrahim
Phone : +604-928 6750
Email : yibrahim@uum.edu.my
School : Economics,Finance and Banking
Substantive Position : Professor
Current Position : Deputy Vice Chancellor (A & IA)
Current Department : Department of Academic Affairs

Academic Qualification

2000, PhD FINANCE, DE MONTFORT UNIVERSITY, United Kingdom
1987, Masters ACTUARIAL SCIENCE (STATISTIC), THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, USA
1986, Bachelor Degree ACTUARIAL SCIENCE (STATISTIC), THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, USA

Awards & Recognitions

Excellence in Innovation, Pusat Pengajian Ekonomi, Kewangan dan Perbankan (SEFB), 2016, Universiti
Excellence in Doctoral Supervision, Pusat Pengajian Ekonomi, Kewangan dan Perbankan (SEFB), 2016, Universiti
Registered Financial Planner, Malaysian Financial Planning Council, 2009, Kebangsaan

Overview

PROF.DR. YUSNIDAH IBRAHIM is a Professor of Finance in the Department of Finance, School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB), College of Business (COB), University Utara Malaysia (UUM). She obtained his BA in Actuarial Science and MSc Actuarial Science from University of Iowa, US, and PhD from De Montfort University, UK. Her research and publications are in the area of capital structure, dividend policy, Islamic bonds (Sukuk), small business finance and higher education finance. She has also undertaken consultation work on Private Financial Initiative (PFI) models, small business financial planning and higher education funding. In terms of professional involvement, she possesses the Registered Financial Planner (RFP) designation and Certificate in Risk Management (CFM). She also serves as the editorial board member of the International Journal of Banking and Finance (IJBF) and International Journal of Management Studies (IJMS). Currently she is the Dean of the School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB), at UUM.

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Area of Expertise

1.Dividend Policy
2.Capital Structure
3.Private Financial Initiatives