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04/01/17
Dr. Mohd Norfian Alifiah

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Dr. Mohd Norfian Alifiah
Senior Lecturer
Department of Accounting and Finance
Accounting and Finance, Bankruptcy, Financial Distress, Capital Structure, Working Capital Management
PHD in BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (FINANCE) UiTM, MBA (FINANCE) UPM , BCOM (ACCOUNTING) UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM UK
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mohdnorfian@management.utm.my
BLOCK T08, 1st Floor, Room 13, Wing 2, 01-13-02
07-5610020
012-7096945

Publication

Books:

  1. Melati Ahmad Anuar, Mohd Effandi Yusoff, Mohd Norfian Alifiah and Suresh Ramakrishnan (2006), Asas Pengurusan Kewangan, Pearson-Prentice Hall, Malaysia.

Article in a book:

  1. Mohammed Fuad Ahmad and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2009), Modern management accounting:Practices in Malaysia'ssmall medium industries. In Saudah Sofian (Ed.) Reflecting on accounting research issues (pp 103-124). Malaysia: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

 

JOURNAL ARTICLES:

  1. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2010), Prediction of financial distress companies in the mixed sector in Malaysia: A revisit using PN4 data, Journal of International Business and Entrepreneurship, 15(2), 1-20.
  2. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2011), Revisiting financial distress prediction in the development sector in Malaysia, Business Management Quarterly Review, 2(2), 25-38.
  3. Inda Sukati, Abu Bakar Abdul Hamid, Rohaizat Baharun, Mohd Norfian Alifiah and Melati Ahmad Anuar (2012), Competitive advantage through supply chain responsiveness and supply chain integration, International Journal of Business and Commerce, 1(7), 1-11.
  4. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2013), Prediction of financial distress companies in the consumer products sector in Malaysia, Jurnal Teknologi, 64(1), 85-91.
  5. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2014), Predicting financial distress companies in the trading and services sector in Malaysia, Terengganu International Finance and Economics Journal, 4(1), 18-30.
  6. Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2014), Prediction of financial distress companies in the trading and services sector in Malaysia using macroeconomic variables, Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, 129(2014), 90-98.
  7. Ali Karimian, Mohd Norfian bin Alifiah and Ali Nasserinia (2014), Signaling View of Loan Loss Provision in Islamic Banks of Malaysia, International Journal of Management Sciences and Business Research, 3(9), 42-48.
  8. Mohd Shoki Md Ariff, Norhayati Mohmad Zakwan, Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Muhamad Zameri Mat Saman and Sha’ri Mohd Yusof (2014), Causal Analysis of ISO/TS16949 Efforts in Automotive Industry, IOP CONF. Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 58(1), 1-6.
  9.  Tariq Ratib Al-Soud, Mohd Norfian Alifiah and Anas Ratib Al-Soud (2014), Building Sustainability Accounting Framework for Jordan’s Higher Education Institutions, Zarqa Journal for Research and Studies in Humanities, 14(2), 249-262.
  10. Choi Sang Long, Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Tan Owee Kowang and Chan Wei Ching (2015), The Relationship between Self-Leadership, Personality and Job Satisfaction, Journal of Sustainable Development, 8(1), 16-23.
  11. Seyed Mahdi Hosseini Nasab, Sayyed Mahdi Ziaei and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2015), The Mediating Effect of Supply Chain Agility on the Relationship between SCOR Business Analytic Solution and Supply Chain Performance, American Journal of Business, Economics and Management, 3(4), 171-176.
  12. Muhammad Sohail Tahir and Mohammad Norfian Alifiah (2015), Corporate Cash Holding Behavior and Financial Environment: A Critical Review, International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, 5 (Special Issue), 277-280.
  13. Ali Karimiyan, Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Sayyed Mahdi Ziaei, and Ali Nasserinia (2016), Do Commercial Banks of Malaysia Use Loan loss Provision to Signal Their Earnings, Return and Cash Flow? International Business Management, 10 (17), 3899-3905.
  14. Amene Sheikholeslami Kandelousi, Mohd Norfian Alifiah and Ali Karimiyan (2016), Investigation of the Association between Disclosure and Asymmetric Information, Journal of Business Studies Quarterly, 7(3), 39-46.
  15. Faiza Saleem, Mohd Norfian Alifiah and Muhammad Sohail Tahir (2016), The Effectiveness of Monitoring Mechanisms for Constraining Earnings Management: A Literature Survey for a Conceptual Framework, International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, 6 (Special Issue), 209-214.
  16. Muhammad Sohail Tahir, Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Muhammad Usman Arshad and Faiza Saleem (2016), Financial Theories with a Focus on Corporate Cash Holding Behavior: A Comprehensive Review, International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, 6 (Special Issue), 215-219.

 

 

 

 












Research

RESEARCH GRANTS:
1. Title: Selection of Academic Staff from Public and Private Institutions in Peninsular Malaysia
Duration: 12 December 1995 – 30 August 1998
VOT Number: 71575
Position: Member

2. Title: Kajian Analisis Kerja di Pejabat Harta Bina, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor Bahru
Duration: 21 October 1997 – 20 October 1998
VOT Number: 73027
Position: Member

3. Title: Training Needs Analysis Study on Academic Staff of Faculty of Management and Human Resource Development, UTM based on Performance Deficiency Needs
Duration: 31 August 1998 – 30 August 1999
VOT Number: 73034
Position: Member

4. Title: Prediction of financial distress companies in major sectors in Bursa Malaysia
Duration: 1 December 2011 – 31 March 2013
VOT Number: 4P032
Position: Leader

5. Title: Macroeconomic variables and the prediction of financial distress companies in Malaysia
Duration: 1 December 2012 – 31 March 2014
VOT Number: 07J75
Position: Leader

6. Title: Fundamental Research on New Approach to Identify Improvement Opportunity via Focus Index
Duration: 16 December 2013 – 15 December 2015
VOT Number: FRGS/2/2013/SS05/UTM/03/3
Position: Member

7. Title: Exploring New Technical Approach of Total Quality Management and Business Transformation Performance Model for Japanese and Non-Japanese Companies in Malaysia Automotive Industry
Duration: 1 April 2014 – 31 March 2016
VOT Number: 05H85
Position: Member

8. Title: Economic Impact on Jobs and Spending by the UTM Community
Duration: 1October 2014 – 30 September 2015
VOT Number: 02G65
Position: Member

9. Title: Pembangunan Model Inovatif bagi Program Keusahawanan Sosial di kalangan Belia
Duration: 1 July 2015 – 31 December 2015
VOT Number: 4B199
Position: Member

10. Title: Optimized New Fundamental Hybrid Quantitative Approach for Development of Sustainability in Manufacturing Industry
Duration: 1 August 2016 – 31 July 2018
VOT Number: 4F864
Position: Member

11. Title: The Impact of Enterprise Risk Management Practices on Malaysian Higher Educational Institutions Performance
Duration: 1 July 2016 – 30 June 2018
VOT Number: 14H10
Position: Member

12. Title: Malaysian SME Managers’ Perceptions of Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR)
Duration: 1 October 2016 – 31 December 2017
VOT Number: 11J78
Position: Member

13. Title: Cash Flow Statement and Prediction of Financial Distress Companies in Malaysia
Duration: 1 December 2016 – 28 February 2018
VOT Number: 13J15
Position: Member

Proceedings

  1. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2012), Predicting financial distress companies in the industrial products sector in Malaysia, 14th Malaysian Finance Association Conference 2012, Malaysia.
  2. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2012), Predicting financial distress companies in the consumer products sector in an Islamic country, International Conference on Islamic Economy and Business 2012, Malaysia.
  3. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2012), Predicting financial distress companies in the trading and services sector in Malaysia, 3rd Terengganu International Business and Economics Conference 2012, Malaysia.
  4. Inda Sukati, Abu Bakar Abdul Hamid, Rohaizat Baharun, Mohd Norfian Alifiah and Melati Ahmad Anuar (2012), Competitive advantage through supply chain responsiveness and supply chain integration, 3rd International Conference on Business and Economic Research 2012, Bandung, Indonesia.
  5. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2013), Macroeconomic variables and prediction of financial distress companies in the industrial products sector in Malaysia, International Conference on Economics and Business Research 2013, Malaysia
  6. Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Norhana Salamudin and Ismail Ahmad (2013), Macroeconomic variables and prediction of financial distress companies in two major sectors in Malaysia, 10th Asian Academy of Management International Conference 2013, Malaysia.
  7. Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2013), Prediction of financial distress companies in the trading and services sector in Malaysia using macroeconomic variables, International Conference on Innovation Management and Technology Research 2013, Malaysia.
  8. Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2013), Prediction of financial distress companies in Malaysia: A comparison between consumer products and industrial products sector, 2nd International Conference on Management, Economics and Finance 2013, Malaysia.
  9. Ali Karimiyan, Mohd Norfian Alifiah, Sayyed Mahdi Ziaei and Ali Nasserinia (2015), Do commercial banks of Malaysia use loan loss provision to signal their earnings, return and cash flow? International Conference on Technology Management, Business and Entrepreneurship 2015, Malaysia.
  10. Azyan Zulkifli and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2015), The relationship between working capital management and profitability for Malaysian industrial products sector. International Conference on Advanced Research in Business and Social Sciences 2015, Malaysia.
  11. Norharyani Hamzan and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2015), The relationship between capital structure and firms performance of Malaysian industrial products sector. International Conference on Advanced Research in Business and Social Sciences 2015, Malaysia.
  12. Faiza Saleem and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2016), Earnings management and dividend policy: Empirical evidence from Pakistan oil and gas sector. International Graduate Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities 2016, Malaysia.
  13. Faiza Saleem and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2016), Causality of interest rate, exchange rate, inflation rate and stock prices: Empirical evidence from Pakistan. International Graduate Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities 2016, Malaysia.
  14. Krishna Veni Muthu and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2016), The relationship between working capital management and profitability for firms in Malaysia trading/services sector, Research Proceeding Accounting and Finance Symposium 2015, Malaysia.
  15. Nuraini Badri and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2016), The relationship between capital structure and profitability of firms in Malaysian trading/services sector listed in Bursa Malaysia, Research Proceeding Accounting and Finance Symposium 2015, Malaysia.
  16. Radiesa Othman and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2016), Relationship between capital structure and performance of firms in Malaysian consumer product sector listed in Bursa Malaysia, 2nd International Conference on Advanced Research in Business and Social Sciences 2016, Indonesia.
  17. Siti Nor Tiha Mohd Shah and Mohd Norfian Alifiah (2016), The relationship between working capital management and profitability for Malaysian consumer product sector, 2nd International Conference on Advanced Research in Business and Social Sciences 2016, Indonesia.

Examiner

INTERNAL EXAMINERS

PHD:

  1. Ahmad Raza Bilal:Impact of Financial Skills on Organizational Performance: An Empirical Study of SMEs in Pakistan
  2. Aiyoub Ahmadi Mousaabad: Determinants of Capital Structure in Iranian Companies
  3. Ghulam Ali: A Comparative Study on the Interaction of Macroeconomic Factors and Stock Returns from ASEAN-5 and Selected EU Countries
  4. Majid Dadashinasab: Mediating Effect of Dynamic Capability on the Relationship between Intellectual Capital and Firm Financial Performance in Malaysia
  5. Meysam Doaei: Corporate Diversification, Firm’s Financial Performance and Efficiency of Firms Listed in Bursa Malaysia
  6. Misbah Sadiq: Mapping and Testing the Behavoural Aspects which Influence Investors’ Decision Behaviour with the Mediating Role of Sensational Attitude: Evidence from Emerging Economy
  7. Mohammad Tahir: The Relationship of Working Capital Management and Profitability in the Manufacturing Sector of Pakistan
  8. Mohsen Rahmandoust: The Effect of Financial Literacy on Financial Success of Malaysian Entrepreneurs
  9. Muhammad Naveed: Sectors Analysis of Capital Structure Determinants among Pakistan Listed Firms

MASTER:

 

  1. Lai Chai Hong: Merger and Acquisition: The Effect of Size, Mode of Payment, Cash Flow, Premium Amount and Types on Long Term Performance
  2. Sadegh Rast: Assessing Industry Research Collaboration at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  3. Sheik Ismail a/l Sheik Rahmatullah: Adjusting to Change by Familiy Firms: The Case of Malay Traditional Medicine Practitioners
  4. Sheila Saodah binti Hassan: Customer Relationship Management and Service Quality towards Satisfaction Enhancing Consumer Intention of Purchasing Banking Products
  5. Tan Sing Ling: Capital Structure and Long Term Performance of Malaysian Plantation Sector
  6. Tan Yee Vien: Long Term Performance of Mergers and Acquisitions in Banking Industry

 

Supervision

SUPERVISIONS

PHD:

  1. Tariq Ratib Salameh Alsoud: In progress
  2. Ali Karimiyan: In progress

 

MASTERS:

  1. Saeid Saedi: In progress

 

IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA / BACHELORS DEGREE:

1. Chan Sook Fun, Lim Yee Min dan Shafiee Md. Tarmudi (2002), Perbandingan antara prestasi saham amanah dengan prestasi saham di Bursa Saham Kuala Lumpur antara Januari 1995 hingga Disember 1999, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, UniversitiTeknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

2. Ramesh Kanna A/L Veerasamy, Ruhil Amani Ab. Wahab dan Suriani Pungut (2003), Perbandingan antara prestasi saham amanah yang diuruskan oleh Permodalan Nasional Berhad dengan prestasi saham di Bursa Saham Kuala Lumpur antara Januari 2000 hingga Disember 2001, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

3. Wong Kok Peng, Maslinda Mohd Shafi dan Lee Sok Fong (2004), Analisis tahap pengetahuan dan penggunaan sistem perbankan elektronik di kalangan staf akademik Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

4. Haffisah Zamani, Hasmayuzi Ariffin dan Noradilah Khairi ((2005), Hubungan antara keuntungan dan liabiliti syarikat dalam sektor kewangan di Bursa Malaysia, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

5. Norilla Bangei (2006), Hubungan antara struktur modal dengan keuntungan syarikat bagi sektor barang industri di Papan Kedua Bursa Malaysia, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

6. Siti Natasha Ramli (2006), Hubungan antara kecairan dan keuntungan syarikat dalam sektor barangan industri di Papan Kedua Bursa Malaysia, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

7. Siti Nor Ahmad (2006), Hubungan di antara kecairan dan keuntungan syarikat dalam sektor barangan industri yang tersenarai di Papan Utama Bursa Malaysia, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

8. Tang Hooi Choo (2006), Hubungan antara struktur modal dan prestasi syarikat dalam sektor barang industri di Papan Utama Bursa Malaysia, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

9. Ahmad Samion Ismail (2011), Tahap penerimaan teknologi "test bed" dalam firma produk botani: Kajian kes di Institut Penyelidikan & Kemajuan Pertanian Malaysia (MARDI), Johor Bharu. Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

10. Ewe Li Sze (2011), Students' awareness on healthy diet among "Fakulti Pengurusan dan Pembangunan Sumber Manusia" (FPPSM) undergraduate students, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

11. Nor Atifah A Karim (2011), Faktor-faktor yang mempengarui motivasi pekerja di Majlis Bandaraya Johor Bahru, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

12. Siti Norbaizura Mohamad Hashim (2011), Gaya kepimpinan ketua di Jabatan Khidmat Pengurusan Majlis Perbandaran Johor Bahru Tengah, Ijazah Sarjana Muda, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

13. Azura Haniza Tukemin (2012), The relationship between working capital management and profitability in the industrial products sector in the Main Market in Bursa Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

14. Hafizatul Rafeah Mohamed (2012), The relationship between working capital management and profitability in the development sector in the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

15. Muhamad Fitry Zainal (2012), The relationship between capital structure and performance in the industrial products sector from 2005 to 2009 in Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

16. Noor Zarina Johar (2012), The relationship between working capital management and profitability in the consumer products sector in the Main Market in Bursa Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

17. Norliyana Abdul Rahman (2012), The relationship between working capital management and profitability in the trading and services sector on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia from year 2005 to 2009, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

18. Nurul Adiba Mazlan (2012), The relationship between capital structure and profitability in the trading and services sector from 2005 to 2009 in Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

19. Puteri Nadzirah Megat Nizar (2012), Relationship between capital structure and company's performance in the development sector from year 2005-2009 in Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

20. Ruzita Abu Bakar (2012), Relationship between capital structure and profitability in the consumer products sector from year 2005 to 2009 in Malaysia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

21. Azyan Zulkifli (2014), The relationship between working capital management and profitability for Malaysian industrial product sector, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

22. Norharyani Hamzan (2014), Relationship between capital structure and performance of firms in Malaysian industrial sector in the new millenia, Bachelor's Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.

 

Teaching

Subjects Taught For Undergraduate Program:

1. Financial Management
2. Working Capital Management
3. Engineering Economics
4. Principles of Accounts

5. Corporate Finance