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Dr. Umar Haiyat Abdul Kohar

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Dr. Umar Haiyat Abdul Kohar
Senior Lecturer
Department of Business Administration
Technology-Based Entrepreneurship, SME Development, Informal Sector in Developing Countries and Social Entrepreneurship
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

ISI/SCOPUS/ERA Journals :

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 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 ISI) 

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. Abdullah, A. H., Mokhtar, M., Halim, N. D. A., Ali, D. F., Tahir, L. M., & Abdul Kohar, U. H. (2017). Mathematics Teachers' Level of Knowledge and Practice on the Implementation of Higher-Order Thinking Skills (HOTS). EURASIA Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education, 13(1), 3-17.(Indexed by ISI and Scopus)

5. Abdul Kohar, UH, McMurray, A & Peszynski, K (2017),"The influence of foreign investment on Malaysian Bumiputera technology firms: 1957-2016", Journal of Management History, Vol. 23 Issue: 3, doi: 10.1108/JMH-03-2017-0009 (Indexed by ISI and Scopus) 

 

NON INDEXED Journal :

1. 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).

 

REFEREED CONFERENCE 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

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

10. Wahab, A., Ismail, K., Abdul Kohar, U.H., Othman, A. & Wan Omar, W.Z. (2016) ‘Risk Taking of University to Take Equities in Technology Start-ups’, IPN Conferences Ho Chi Minh 2016, 19-20 April 2016, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

11. Shaari, R., Abdull Rahman, R.H., Abdul Kohar, U.H. and Sarip, A. (2016) ‘University Social Responsibility: Towards Measuring the Community Impact’, International Conference on Managing International Higher Education, 27-28 May 2016, Henan, China

12. Chin, T.A., Sulaiman, Z., Long, C.S., and Abdul Kohar, U.H. (2017) Understanding Supply Chain Management Practices for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises. The 5th International Conference on Manufacturing, Optimization, Industrial and Material Engineering 2017 (The 5th MOIME 2017), 1st - 2nd April 2017, Bali, Indonesia. (Scopus)

 

BOOK CHAPTER

1. Amat Senin, A. & Abdul Kohar, UH (2008) Developing Evaluation Models for University-Industry Technological Links. In Kamariah Ismail (Editor) Issues in Commercialisation and Management (ISBN: 978-983-52-0694-8), Penerbit UTM

Research

1. 2013 - 2014 (Completed) : Market Study and commercialisation on Cardio Devices. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 30,000 (RUG Grant)

2. 2014 – 2015 (Completed) : Empowering Business Ethics Among Malaysian Entrepreneurs: Investigating the Mediating Role of Business Ethics on performance. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 20,000 (RUG Grant)

3. 2014 – 2015 (Completed) :A Study on Market Needs, Analysis, Potential and Commercialisation Strategy for Cardio Devices. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 20,000 (RUG Grant)

4. 2014 – 2016 (Completed) :An Integrated Model for Promoting Sustained Competitive Advantage of Born Global Ventures in Malaysia. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 30,000

5. 2014 – 2016 (In Progress) : Entrepreneurial Orientation of University Researchers, Technology Transfer Officers, and Top Management in Research Commercialisation. Member, Budget approved by MOHE RM 89,200(FRGS Grant)

6. 2015 (Completed) : Pembangunan Model Inovatif Bagi Program Keusahawanan Sosial di Kalangan Belia. Principal Investigator, Budget approved by IYRES, Ministry of Sports and Youth RM 25,500

7. 2014 – 2016 (Completed) : Community Impact of UTM as Neighbour. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 60,000 (Flagship Grant)

8. 2016 (Completed) : Study on Malaysians Working in Singapore. Principal Investigator, Budget approved by Institute of Labour Market and Information Analysis (ILMIA), Ministry of Human Resources RM194,667 (Contract Research)

9. 2016 (Completed) : Community Transformation Through Social Entrepreneurship (CTSE) at Mini RTC Layang Layang Johor. Member, Budget approved by MOHE RM10,000 (UCTC-RTC Fund)

10. 2016 (Completed) : Community Transformation Through Social Entrepreneurship (CTSE) at Mini RTC Mawai Baru. Member, Budget approved by MOHE RM10,000 (UCTC-RTC Fund)

11. 2016 – 2019 (In Progress) : Determination of Economic Impact of Harmful Algal Blooms in Malaysian Coastal Areas. Member, Budget approved by MOHE RM 167,800 (TRGS Grant)

12. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress): Comparative Study between Malaysia and Philippines on Motivational Factors in Women Entrepreneurship. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 20,000 (PAS Grant)

13. 2016-2018 (In Progress) :Cashflow Statement and Prediction of Financial Distress Companies in Malaysia. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM 7,000 (RUG Grant)

14. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress) : Transformation in Pasir Gudang and Masai with Ecoworld. Member, Budget approved by MOHE RM10,000 (CWGS Grant)

15. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress) :Marketing and Branding of Food and Beverage (F&B) SMEs’ Products in Batu Pahat. Principal Investigator, Budget approved by UTM RM36,500 (IISJ Grant)

16. 2016 – 2017 (Completed) :Tangkak as Food Hub in Johor State. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM36,500 (IISJ Grant)

17. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress): Blueprint Development to promote life-style tourism in Tangkak. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM39,000 (IISJ Grant)

18. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress):Solid Waste Management in Slums Area. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM31,500 (IISJ Grant)

19. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress):Amalan Pengurusan Sisa Pepejal Merentas Johor. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM30,500 (IISJ Grant)

20. 2016 – 2017 (In Progress):Measuring Science, Technology and Innovation Activities Using Patent. Member, Budget approved by UTM RM30,500 (RUG Grant)

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

10. Wahab, A., Ismail, K., Abdul Kohar, U.H., Othman, A. & Wan Omar, W.Z. (2016) ‘Risk Taking of University to Take Equities in Technology Start-ups’, IPN Conferences Ho Chi Minh 2016, 19-20 April 2016, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

11. Shaari, R., Abdull Rahman, R.H., Abdul Kohar, U.H. and Sarip, A. (2016) ‘University Social Responsibility: Towards Measuring the Community Impact’, International Conference on Managing International Higher Education, 27-28 May 2016, Henan, China

12. Chin, T.A., Sulaiman, Z., Long, C.S., and Abdul Kohar, U.H. (2017) Understanding Supply Chain Management Practices for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises. The 5th International Conference on Manufacturing, Optimization, Industrial and Material Engineering 2017 (The 5th MOIME 2017), 1st - 2nd April 2017, Bali, Indonesia. (Scopus)

 

Consultancy

2007-2008 :

Training Needs Analysis For Entrepreneurship Training

Client: National Entrepreneurship Institute (INSKEN)

2014 :

A Study on Employment in the Informal Sector of Malaysia

Client: Institute of Labour Market and Information Analysis (ILMIA), Ministry of Human Resources

2015

:

National Innovation Survey 2015

Client: Malaysian Science and Technology Information Centre (MASTIC), Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation

Awards

Service Awards

2015: Excellent Service Award, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) 

2016: Excellent Achievement Award, Faculty of Management, UTM

 

Academic Awards

2005: Best Student of the Bachelor of Corporate Administration (Hons.), UiTM

2005: Best Student of the Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies, UiTM

2007: Excellent Postgraduate Student Award (Master with Distinction Award - Master of Business Administration), UiTM 

2016: Silver Medal, International Innovative Practices in Higher Education Expo

Teaching

1. SHAD 2013 - Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development

2. UHAS 2012 - Social Entrepreneurship 

3. SHAD 3063 - Technology Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation

4. SHAD 4043 - Managing New and Growing Technology-Based Venture

5. SHD 1513 - Principles of Management

6. SHD 1523 - Organisational Behaviour

7. UHAZ 6123 - Malaysian Society and Culture (Postgraduate)