Name : Dr. Zainal Bin Md. Zan
Phone : +604-928 6923
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School : Government
Substantive Position : Senior Lecturer
Current Position : -
Current Department : UUM College of Law, Government and International Studies

Academic Qualification

2012, PhD Local Government Studies, USM, Universiti Sains Malaysia
2001, Masters Environmental Management, UKM, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
1999, Bachelor Degree Geography, UKM, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Awards & Recognitions

Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, UNIVERSITI UTARA MALAYSIA, 2015, Universiti


I am interest in Sustainable Development Studies focusing on Community dan Local Government Engagement. I have received grant from MOE and NCRC for research related to sustainable community development.

Research Area


Area of Expertise

1.Environmental Governance
2.Sustainable Development
3.Local Government and Development