Zuhaina Zakaria


Associate Professor Dr. Zuhaina Zakaria
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia

Zuhaina Zakaria received Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in 1989, Masters Degree from Napier University, Edinburgh, UK in 1997 and PhD in Power System from University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, UK in 2005.

She joined University Teknologi MARA (UiTM) in 1992 and currently she is attached with Institute Leadership and Development UiTM. She is also a senior member of IEEE since 2013 and is the immediate past chair of IEEE Malaysia Section (2015-2016). In addition, Zuhaina was the founder for IEEE Malaysia Section-Women in Engineering Affinity Group which was formed in July 2007.

In the technical society, she is also an active volunteer in IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Malaysia Chapter and was the Chair from 2015-2016. Dr. Zuhaina Zakaria has also been appointed as the Chapter Representative for Region 10 PES since 2015 which requires her to monitor the running of seven PES chapters in the south-East Asia.

Dr. Zuhaina is an experienced and committed member of IEEE Malaysia Section and received recognition of IEEE Malaysia Section Outstanding Volunteer Award for 2010.

On international level, Dr Zuhaina Zakaria was appointed by Region 10 Director as Region 10 Educational Activities Coordinator for 2 years beginning January 2017. She is also a committee in 2018 MGA Geo Unit Operations Support Committee. Dr Zuhaina is also a recipient for an Honorable Mention for the 2018 WIE Inspiring Member Award.


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