UUM ONLINE: A total of six academic staff members of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) received their appointment letters as Deputy Deans and Head of Departments in a ceremony this morning.
The appointment of the staff members takes effect from 1 June 2016 and it involved three Deputy Deans, two Heads of Departments and a Programme Coordinator.
The newly appointed Deputy Deans are Dr Nurhazani Mohd Shariff (Deputy Dean of the School of Management, Tourism, Hospitality & Environment (STHEM); Dr Zuryati Mohamed Yusoff (Deputy Dean of the School of Law (SOL); Dr Selamah Maamor (Deputy Dean of the School of Business Islam (IBS); Dr Mohd Shahril Ahmad Razimi (Head of Muamalat & Islamic Finance, IBS); Dr Mohamed Azam Hussain (Head of the Department of Legal Studies, SOL) and Dr Raziah Md Tahir (PhD Programme Coordinator for Bayero Kano University (BUK-Nigeria), IBS.
UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak presented the appointment letters in an installation ceremony at the Vice-Chancellor’s meeting Room.
Speaking at the ceremony, Dato' Seri Vice-Chancellor expressed his heartiest congratulations to the newly appointed key-office bearers and he hoped that they will remain committed and dedicated in carrying out their duties and responsibilities.
"I hope the newly-appointed key office bearers will help the Head and their respective schools and also work towards helping the university to uphold and accomplish Phase 2 of UUM Strategic Plan (2016-2020)," he added.
He added that, the challenges that await UUM in Phase 2 are more formidable. Thus, all parties must step up efforts and be highly committed to bring UUM towards greater success.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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