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04/06/15
Dr. Umar Haiyat Abdul Kohar

Details

Dr. Umar Haiyat Abdul Kohar
Lecturer
Department of Business Administration
Technology-Based Entrepreneurship, SME Development, Informal Sector in Developing Countries
Bachelor of Corporate Administration (UiTM), MBA (UiTM) PhD of Management (RMIT University, Australia)
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umarhaiyat@management.utm.my
T08-03-06-02
07-5610126

Publication

1) Ismail, K., Sohel, M. H., Abdul Kohar, U. H. and Ramly, M. K. (2011) Can Austin Model of Social Entrepreneurship Ensure success in Asian Perspective? Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences Vol. 5 No. 12. pp. 974-980 (Indexed by ISI and Scopus)

2) Abdul Kohar, U. H., Amat Senin, A. and Ismail, K. (2012) The Cultivation of Organizational Innovation amongst Malaysian Bumiputera (Indigenous) ICT-Based Small Firms. Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences 40. pp. 358–363. (Indexed by Scopus)

3) Othman, A. and Abdul Kohar, U.H. (2014).  ‘University-Industry Technology Commercialization in Malaysia: Opportunities and Challenges’. World Applied Science Journal, Special Issue. Pakistan: IDOSI. (ISSN 1818-4952) 0.16 Impact Factor (Indexed by Scopus)

4) Abdul Kohar, U.H., Latip, H.A., Othman, A. (2014). 'Exploring the Role of University towards the Sustainability of Malaysian Bumiputera Technology-Based Firms'. Malaysian Management Review (MMR), ISSN 0025-1348, Vol 48, No.2, pp. 41-54. Malaysian Institute of Management (MIM). 

Research

1. Cardiac Device Commercialization (RU Grant-RM30,000) - April 2013-March 2014 (Completed)  Funded by IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Role: Team Member, Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr Kamariah Ismail) 

2. Entrepreneurial Orientation of University Researchers, Technology Transfer Officers, and Top Management in Research Commercialisation (FRGS- RM89,200) -July 2014 (Ongoing) Funded by the Ministry of Education. (Role: Team Member, Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr Kamariah Ismail).

3. Empowering Business Ethics Among Malaysian Entrepreneurs: Investigating the Mediating Role of Business Ethics on Performance (RU Grant -RM20,000) - July 2014 (Ongoing) Funded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Role: Team Member, Principal Investigator: Dr Maisarah Mohamed Saat) 

4. An Integrated Model for Promoting Sustained Competitive Advantage of Born Global Ventures in Malaysia (RU Grant - RM30,000) - April 2014 (Ongoing). Funded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Role: Team Member, Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr Kamariah Ismail) 

5. The Community Impact of UTM as Neighbour (Flagship Grant- RM65,000) October 2014- September 2015 (Ongoing). Funded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Role: Team Member, Principal Investigator: Dr Roziana Shaari) 

6. Informal Entrepreneurship - Why People Trade Informally (Potential Academic Grant- RM20,000) April 2015 - March 2016 (Ongoing). Funded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Role: Team Member, Principal Investigator: Dr Aniza Othman)

7. Development of Innovative Model for Social Entrepreneurship Program among Youth (Research Assistance Grant - RM25,500) July 2015-Dec2015 (Ongoing). Funded by Institute for Youth Research Malaysia. (Role: Principal Investigator)

Proceedings

1. Amat Senin, A & Abdul Kohar, UH (2008), 'Developing Evaluation Models for University-Industry Technological Links', paper presented to Asia Pacific Conference on Management of Technology and Technology Entrepreneurship (APCMOTTE2008), Equatorial Hotel, Melaka, 29 - 30 Oktober 2008.

2. Abdul Kohar, UH, McMurray, A & Peszynski, K (2010), 'Factors Influencing the Sustainability of Malaysian Bumiputera New Technology-Based Small Firms', paper presented to 7th AGSE International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange, Sunshine Coast, Queensland 2-5 February 2010.

3. Abdul Kohar, UH, McMurray, A & Peszynski, K (2010), 'Foreign investment and the Sustainability of Malaysian Bumiputera (Indigenous) Technology-Based Firms', paper presented to ANZIBA Conference 2010 - Global Business and Sustainable Development, Sydney, 15 - 17 April 2010.

4. Abdul Kohar, UH, McMurray, A & Peszynski, K (2010), 'The Cultivation of Organizational Innovation Amongst Malaysian Indigenous New, Technology- Based Small Firms: An Exploratory Study', paper presented to The International Conference on Organizational Innovation (ICOI) 2010, Siam University, Bangkok, 04-06 August 2010.

5. Abdul Kohar, UH, McMurray, A & Peszynski, K (2011), 'Motivations for Venturing into ICT-Based Businesses amongst Malaysian Bumiputera (Indigenous) Entrepreneurs', paper presented to 25th The Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference 2011: The Future of Work and Organisations, Wellington, New Zealand, 7 - 9 December 2011.

6. Abdul Kohar, UH (2012),‘A Framework for the Factors that Influence the Sustainanability of Business among Bumiputera New Technology-Based Firms’, Presented at 2nd Malaysian Postgraduate Colloquium 2012, Bond University, Goldcoast Queensland, 07 July – 08 July 2012.

7. Abdul Kohar, UH, A.Latip, H & Othman, A (2013), 'Exploring the Role of University towards the Sustainability of Malaysian Bumiputera (Indigenous) Technology-Based Firms', paper presented to Asia Pacific Marketing & Management Conference (APMMC 2013), Hilton Hotel, Kuching, 20-22 November 2013

8. Othman, A. and Abdul Kohar, U.H. (2013).  University-Industry Technology Commercialization in Malaysia:  Opportunities and Challenges, International Conference on Innovation Challenges in MultidisciplinaryResearch and Practice, December 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 

9. Latip, H.A., Edman, S., Abdul Kohar, U.H., Arip,M.A. (2014), Scenario and Challenges in Producing Entrepreneurs through Micro-Credit: A Qualitative Study of Amanah Ikhtiar Malaysia (AIM), International Conference on Social Entrepreneurship (ICSE) 2014, 7-9 November 2014, Genting Highland Malaysia

 

Consultancy

1. Training Needs Analysis For Entrepreneurship Training. The project is awarded by National Entrepreneurship Institute (INSKEN); 2007/2008 Vot No 63095.  (RM 499,979.10, Completed).

2. A Study on Employment in the Informal Sector of Malaysia for the Institute of Labour Market and Information Analysis (ILMIA), Ministry of Human Resource (RM250,000, Ongoing: April 2014 till current)

Teaching

1. SHAD 2013 - Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development

2. SHAD 2012 - Social Entrepreneurship 

3. SHD 1513 - Principles of Management

4. SHD 1523 - Organisational Behaviour

5. UHZ 6123 - Malaysian Society and Culture (Postgraduate)