Biography

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & International)

PROF. Ir. Dr. ZAINUDDIN ABD MANAN

Qualification:

PhD Chem Eng (Edinburgh)
MSc Process Integration (UMIST)
BSc Chem Eng (Houston)

 

Membership:

ASEAN Certified Energy Manager
Registered Electrical Energy Manager (REEM)
Chartered Engineer (CEng)
Fellow, Institution of Chemical Engineers, UK.
Certified Professional Trainer under the Human Resource Department
Lead Trainer, ASEAN Energy Managers Accreditation Scheme (AEMAS)

 

 

PROFILE:

Professor Ir Dr Zainuddin Abdul Manan [PEng, CEng, REEM, FIChemE] is a renowned professor of chemical engineering and a global champion on energy, water and resource sustainability. Born in Singapore in 1966, Prof Zain (as he is known) received BSc in Chemical Engineering from University of Houston, Texas, USA (1988), MSc in Process Integration from UMIST, Manchester, UK, (1992), and PhD in Chemical Engineering from University of Edinburgh, Scotland, (1998).

 

Prof Zain is currently the UTM Deputy Vice Chancellor of Academic and International.  He has had an illustrious career spanning more than 25 years of global involvements across his multiple roles as a distinguished expert and researcher in process systems engineering with emphasis on resource conservation (energy, water and other resources); a transformative academic leader who is also a certified professional trainer, a practitioner and policy advisor committed to advancing the chemical and engineering education as well as professional practices worldwide.