Dr. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad

Profile Details


Position: Senior Lecturer

Academic Qualifications:

Ph.D (Cranfield University, United Kingdom),
Masters of Business Administration (University Malaya, Malaysia),
Bachelor of Business Administration (University Malaya, Malaysia)

Contacts:

Room: 240
Phone: (+604) 653 5342   
Fax: (+604) 657 7448
Email: marini_nur@usm.my

Biodata:

DR. MARINI NURBANUM MOHAMAD is presently a senior lecturer in the Operations Management Section at the School of Management, Universiti Sains Malaysia. She obtained her Ph.D degree in 2010 from Cranfield University, United Kingdom in the area of global supply chain management, focusing on framework development to improve global sourcing strategy implementation. She has a Masters of Business Administration from University Malaya (2005) and obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration from University Malaya (2002). She has published several articles in international journals. She has also presented her works in proceedings and conferences in various countries such as United Kingdom, New Zealand, Netherlands. Her research interests include supply chain management, global sourcing and operations management.

Research


Research Area:

Global Supply Chain Management, Operations Management

Research Project:


On-going Research:

  1. Enhancing Corporate Sustainable Development Through Green Supply Chain Practices In ISO 14001 Certified Manufacturing Companies In Malaysia, USM (RU), 31/12/2014-31/12/2017. (Principal Investigator)
  2. Innovative Culture As An Enabler: Bolstering Innovative Performance For Malaysian SMEs, USM (RU), 1/12/2013-30/11/2016. (Co-researcher)
  3. Islamic Work Value: The Influence of Islamic Work Value In Human Resource Practices on Employee Engagement, University of Malaya Research Grant. (Co-researcher)


Completed Research:

  1. A Closed-Loop Supply Chain Model Towards Malaysia Green Agenda: A Promised Sustainable Performance, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Jan 2014-Dec 2015. (Co-researcher)
  2. Towards A Successful Implementation of Business Process Management (BPM) For Sustainable Organization Performance, USM (RU), 1/12/2011-30/11/2014. (Co-researcher)
  3. Global Sourcing Practices: A Framework to Improve Sourcing Strategy Implementation, USM (INSENTIF), 24/1/2011-23/1/2012. (Principal Investigator)

Publication


Selected Publications:

  1. Hasliza Abdul Halim, Noor Hazlina Ahmad, Seyedeh Khadijeh Taghizadeh, T. Ramayah, and Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2015), “Promoting Innovative Performance through Social Embeddedness: An Analysis on Innovative Human Capital among SMEs” International Journal of Innovation, Management and Technology, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 81-87.
  2. Hasliza Abdul Halim, Noor Hazlina Ahmad, T. Ramayah, Haniruzila Hanifah, Seyedeh Khadijeh Taghizadeh, and Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2015), “Towards an Innovation Culture: Enhancing Innovative Performance of Malaysian SMEs”. Academic Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 2, p. 85, Jul. 2015. ISSN 2281-4612.
  3. Rohani Abdullah, Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Ramayah Thurasamy (2015), “An Exploratory Study of Green Supply Chain Management Practices and Supply Chain Integration among Malaysia Manufacturing Firms”. Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Science, 9(37) Special Issue 2015, Pages: 50-56 (ISSN 1991-8178).
  4. Charis Samuel Solomon Koilpillai and Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2015), “Green Supply Chain Initiatives and Corporate Sustainability Management: Challenges and Future Research”, The 11th Asian Academy of Management International Conference 2015 (AAMC 2015), PARKROYAL Hotel, Penang, Malaysia, 2nd-4th October 2015.
  5. Rohani Abdullah, Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Ramayah Thurasamy (2015), “Green Supply Chain Management: The Role of Supply Chain Integration”, The 11th Asian Academy of Management International Conference 2015 (AAMC 2015), PARKROYAL Hotel, Penang, Malaysia, 2nd-4th October 2015.
  6. Rohani Abdullah, Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Ramayah Thurasamy (2015), “An Exploratory Study of Green Supply Chain Management Practices and Supply Chain Integration among Malaysia Manufacturing Firms”, The International Conference on Arts, Management, Science and Social Science (ICAMSSS 2015), Bandung, Indonesia, 4th-5th December, 2015.
  7. Wong, W.P., Nasurdin, A.M., Ahmad, N.H. & Mohamad, M.N. (2014), “The impact of external environment on business process management and organizational performance”. Service Business, 8, 559-586. ISSN 1862-8508 (electronic) 1862-8516 (paper). [SSCI 2013 Impact factor: 0.878].
  8. Solomon, C., Mohamad, M.N. and Jamaluddin, R. (2014), “Development in corporate sustainability: the green supply chain management perspective and challenges”. Journal of Asian Scientific Research, 4(10), 590-596. ISSN: 2223-1331 (electronic) 2226-5724 (paper).
  9. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad, Aizzat Hj. Mohd. Nasurdin, Noor Hazlina Ahmad, Wong Wai Peng (2013), “What affects the extent of business process management implementation? An empirical study of Malaysia’s manufacturing organization”, Operations Management Research, 6(3-4), 91-104. ISSN 1936-9743 (electronic) 1936-9735 (paper). [SSCI 2013 Impact factor: 0.208].
  10. Mohamad, M.N., Julien, D.J. and Kay, J.M. (2008), “Global sourcing practices: actual implementation versus perceived importance”, International Journal of Logistics: Research & Applications, LRN 2008 Special Issue - Supply Chain Innovations: People, Practice and Performance, ISSN 1469-848X (electronic) 1367-5567 (paper).
  11. Salleh, Abdul Latif and Mohamad, Marini Nurbanum (2007), “Worldwide Sourcing Applications Of Small And Large Electrical And Electronics Companies In Malaysia”, International Review of Business Research Papers, Vol. 3, No. 4, October 2007, pp. 244-253, ISSN 1832-9543 (electronic) 1837-5685 (paper).
  12. Charis, S. S. K., Mohamad, M. N., and Raziff, J. (2014) “Development in Corporate Sustainability: the Green Supply Chain Management perspective and Challenges”. The 4th International Malaysia-Ireland Joint Symposium on Engineering, Science and Business (IMiEJS), hosted by Universiti Malaysia Perlis and Athlone Institutre of Technology, Pulau Pinang, 25th-26th June 2014.
  13. Ali Vafaei Zadeh, Wong Wai Peng, Marini Nurbanum Mohamad, “An exploratory study on Business Process Management adoption in the Malaysian industries” The 10th Asian Academy of Management International Conference, hosted by Asian Academy of Management and Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, 23rd-25th August 2013.
  14. Wong Wai Peng, Aizzat Mohd. Nasurdin, Noor Hazlina Ahmad, Marini Nurbanum Mohamad, “Revisiting the extant of Business Process Management research – A framework for an emerging direction of research”, The 12th International Conference on Business Innovation & Technology Management (ISBITM), hosted by University of Derby, Enterprise Centre, United Kingdom, 1st-3rd July 2013.
  15. Nordin Yahaya, Stephen Evans and Marini Nurbanum Mohamad, “Supplier's Technical Capability in Co-Development Practices in Newly Established Car Industry: The Case Of The Malaysian Automotive Industry”, 11th Global Congress on Manufacturing and Management (GCMM2012), hosted by School of Engineering, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand, 28th – 30th November 2012.
  16. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Mohamad Ngah, “Flora And Fauna Niche Marketing Of Zoo Negara Malaysia”, 4th Asia Euro Conference 2012, hosted by Taylor’s University, Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus, 28th November- 1st December 2012.
  17. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Mohamad Ngah, “Research In Modern Zoos: Zoo Negara Malaysia’s Experiences”, 4th Asia Euro Conference 2012, hosted by Taylor’s University, Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus, 28th November- 1st December 2012.
  18. Mohamad Ngah and Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2011) “Key Elements of Tourism Product Development: Zoo Negara Malaysia's Perspectives”, 2nd Tourism Destination Development Conference 2011, organized by Asia Executive Programs, Berjaya Times Square Hotel & Convention Center, 7th-8th June 2011.
  19. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad, Wong, W.P. and Theng, C.H., “Improving Supply Chain Performance: An Insight on the Relationship Between Collaboration, Modeling and Structure”, The 2nd International Conference on Logistics and Transport (ICLT 2010), hosted by Thai Researchers’ Consortium of Value Chain Management and Logistics (Thai-VCML), Charted Institute of Logistics and Transport (New Zealand) and Lincoln University (Canterbury, New Zealand), Queenstown, New Zealand, 16th-18th December 2010.
  20. Mohamad, M.N., Julien, D.J. and Kay, J.M. “A Framework to Improve Sourcing Strategy Implementation”, Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering & Management Systems Conference (APIEMS), hosted by Universiti Malaya, in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Universiti Malaysia Pahang,  Melaka, 7th-10th December 2010.
  21. Mohamad, M.N., Julien, D.J. and Kay, J.M., “Global sourcing practices: actual implementation versus perceived importance”, Logistics Research Network Annual Conference (LRN 2008), University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 10th-12th September 2008, pp. 601-605, ISBN 978-1-904564-00-3.
  22. Mohamad, M.N., Julien, D.J. and Kay, J.M., “Global sourcing: an empirical investigation of best practices based on UK companies”, 15th International Annual EurOMA Conference (EUROMA 2008), University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 15th-18th June 2008.
  23. Mohamad, M.N., Julien, D.J. and Kay, J.M., “Global sourcing implementation: importance of having qualified personnel”, 5th International Conference on Manufacturing Research (ICMR 2007), De Montfort University, Leicester, United Kingdom, 11th-13th September 2007, pp. 219-223, ISBN 978-0-9556714.
  24. Mohamad, M.N., Julien, D.J. and Kay, J.M., “Global sourcing: towards a best practices framework”, The 20th International Conference on Computer-Aided Production Engineering (CAPE 2007), Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, 6th-8th June 2007, pp. 33-42, ISBN-10 1-905866-14-3.
  25. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Abdul Latif Salleh, “Worldwide Sourcing Applications of Small and Large Electrical and Electronics Companies in Malaysia”, The 5th International Business Research Conference, Dubai, UAE, 26th-27th April 2007.
  26. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad and Abdul Latif Salleh, “Benefits and Challenges of Worldwide Sourcing: A Study of Malaysian Electrical and Electronics Companies”, International Research Conference on Management for Growth and Development (IRCMGD), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, 14th-15th September 2006.
  27. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad & Abdul Razak Ibrahim, “Using Multicriteria Decision Analysis in Measuring Performance of Healthcare Industry in Malaysia”, The Second National Conference on Decisions Science, Faculty of Quantitative Science, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Langkawi, Kedah, 15th-16th October 2003.
  28. Marini Nurbanum Mohamad & Abdul Razak Ibrahim, “Comparing Perceived Quality Care: The Malaysian Experience of Public and Private Hospitals”, The First International Conference on Asian Academy of Applied Business, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 10th-12th July 2003.

 

Selected Publications in Books and Book Chapters:
  1. Prinsip Pengurusan Pengeluaran: Pengenalan, Prentice-Hall, ISBN : 983-2639-58-1, Abdul Razak Ibrahim & Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2003).
  2. Prinsip Pengurusan Pengeluaran: Lanjutan, Prentice-Hall, ISBN : 983-2639-65-4, Abdul Razak Ibrahim & Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2003).
  3. Prinsip Pengurusan Pengeluaran: Panduan Belajar, Prentice-Hall, ISBN : 983-2639-62-2, Abdul Razak Ibrahim & Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2003).

Collaboration


Collaboration:

  1. Facilitator for Program Skim Usahawan Siswazah (SUS) in collaboration with USM-INSKEN (MITI) – Year 2011 - 2015.
  2. Franchising Program of USM and ASTIN College- Course coordinator - Year 2012
  3. Facilitator for Kursus Pegawai Skuadron, Sekolah Ikhtisas Tentera Udara Malaysia (Royal Malaysian Air Force) (Problem Solving and Decision Making Process)
  4. Advisor SME-University Internship Program (organized by SME Corp Malaysia & USM)
  5. Facilitator for Study on Effectiveness and Impact on Green Entrepreneurship and Management Programme

Others

Others:

Awards:

  1. Outstanding Paper Award – 2013. Wong Wai Peng, Aizzat Mohd. Nasurdin, Noor Hazlina Ahmad, Marini Nurbanum Mohamad (2013). Revisiting the Extant of Business Process Management research – A framework for an emerging direction of research presented in the 2013 International Society of Business Innovation and Technology Management (BITM) Conference, University of Derby, United Kingdom.
  2. Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang (Excellent Service Award) 2013, Universiti Sains Malaysia.
  3. IMiEJS 2014 Gold Award, The 4th International Malaysia-Ireland Joint Symposium on Engineering, Science and Business (IMiEJS), hosted by Universiti Malaysia Perlis and Athlone Institute of Technology.

 

Memberships:

  1. Asian Academy of Management (AAM)
  2. Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Malaysia (Chartered Member)