KULLIYYAH OF NURSING
PhD/Master in Nursing Science
Kulliyyah of Nursing (KON), International Islamic University Malaysia, Bandar Indera Mahkota Campus, 25200 Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur.
Telephone No.: +609 - 570 7210/ +609 - 570 7202
PhD/Master in Nursing Science
Find A Supervisor dedicated to all potential students to enrol as a Master/PhD student in Kulliyyah of Nursing, IIUM.
Potential students are encouraged to contact one of our researchers to discuss your research project's supervision and identify research opportunities before you start the application process.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Roshaidai Binti Mohd Arifin
Expertise: My expertise includes qualitative studies, midwifery, critical realism and framework analysis.
Research Interest: I have an interest in perinatal mental health, maternal mental health, and improving postnatal care.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sanisah binti Saidi
Expertise: My expertise is in the management of long-term conditions particularly type 2 diabetes. I am also capable of doing qualitative research (case study, interview, participant observation, content analysis and framework analysis)
Research Interest: I have an interest in chronic disease management, patient-centred care, patient empowerment and self-care provision.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Azlina Daud
Research expertise and interests: My research focuses on the prevention of complications in catheters inserted in the veins
Asst. Prof. Dr. Lee Siew Pien
Expertise: My expertise include child care, qualitative research particularly ethnographic approach (participant observation, interview and thematic analysis)
Research Interest: I am interested in the area of pediatric care (involving children, parents, and healthcare professionals), family centred care, and child centred care.
Sr. Cho Cho Zaw @ Raheema
Expertise: psychology, mental health, spirituality, qualitative and quantitative study,
Research Interest: I am interested in psychology, spirituality and religion, holistic nursing
Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Noorkhairina Sowtali
Research expertise and interests: Nursing education, Patient Education, Stroke Education, Nutrition Nursing.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Norfadzilah Ahmad
Expertise: Nursing education (clinical assessment, faculty professional development), simulation-based education, Mixed method research design
Research Interest: I am interested in the area of professional nursing education especially clinical assessment, simulation technology in education and research that promotes evidence-based teaching practices.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Sharifah Munirah Syed Elias
Expertise: Psychogeriatric nursing, depression, anxiety, psychotherapy, evidence-based practice (EBP), mixed-method study, intervention study.
Research Interest: I am interested in the area of mental health for older people (involving any interventions, program, education).
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nik Noor Kaussar Nik Mohd Hatta
Expertise: Orthopedic care, design and development of bone health education booklet.
Research Interest: Focus on maintaining the quality of life with maintaining healthy bones particularly in osteoporosis preventive management, and women health.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Hanida Hani Mohd Mokhtar
Expertise: Cardiovascular nursing, coronary care nursing, smoking cessation, mixed methods approach
Research Interest: Her areas of interest are cardiac care, cardiac rehab, nursing care, nursing education, smoking-related education and intervention.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Hazariah Abdul Hamid
Expertise: Child and adolescents health, sexual and reproductive health, Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA), primary care, health education, qualitative studies
Research Interest: Her areas of interest are adolescent sexual and reproductive health, school health programme, prevention of teenage pregnancy, sexual health education, primary health care, health services research.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Kamil Che Hasan
Expertise: Musculoskeletal health, promotion of exercise, falls prevention, primary care, mixed-methods approach, health-related intervention trial
Research Interest: His areas of interest are rehabilitative care, musculoskeletal health throughout the life-course, promotion of healthy ageing, prevention of falls, orthopedics and traumatology nursing.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Mohamad Firdaus Mohamad Ismail
Expertise: Islamic nursing ethics, textual analysis, qualitative study, interview, combine method approach, questionnaire design and development.
Research Interest: Application of Maqasid Syariah (Objective of Syariah) & Qawaid Fiqhiyyah (Islamic Legal Maxim) in nursing practices, Islamic nursing ethics
Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Mariam Muda
Research expertise and interest: Qualitative studies, Participatory Action Research, Midwifery practice.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Zuhaidah binti Shahadan
Research expertise and interest: Obesity, cardiometabolic risk, primary care, cardiovascular nursing, clinical trial.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Haliza Hasan
Expertise: Community- Based Rehabilitation, Children with disability, Cost-effectiveness analysis, health economic, mixed-methods, quality of life
Research Interest: Health economic study, Community- Based Rehabilitation, children with special needs, cost analysis, cost-effectiveness study
Asst. Prof. Dr. Patimah Abd Wahab
Expertise: Gastrointestinal nursing, gerontology nursing, epidemiology study, nursing education, mixed-methods approach, grounded theory research, questionnaire design and development, questionnaire validation, exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis, quality of life
Research Interest: Clinical nursing practices, primary health care, nursing education, community-based research, epidemiology, questionnaire design and development, questionnaire validation.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nurasikin Mohamad Shariff
Expertise: Mental health nursing, religiosity in mental health, Spirituality and spiritual capital of people with bipolar disorder, Bourdieu’s Symbolic capital, qualitative grounded theory methodology, thematic analysis, quantitative methods, basic and intermediate quantitative analysis using SPSS.
Research interest: Spiritual distress, emotional and spiritual intelligence, psychosocial well-being, Bourdieu’s trinity concept of habitus, capital and field, and social theories from Pierre Bourdieu such as social and cultural capital related to healthcare context.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nurul'Ain Binti Ahayalimudin
Expertise: Emergency and Trauma Nursing, Disaster Nursing, Nursing Education, Nursing Research.
Research Interest: All as the above, emergency preparedness, healthcare policy, safety and health, Grounded theory, Qualitative research
Asst. Prof. Dr. Wan Hasliza Binti Wan Mamat
Expertise: Quantitative research, qualitative research (narrative approach, narrative analysis).
Research Interest: Quantitative and qualitative approach, patient, family, carers and health care providers experiences, decision-making, cancer and living with complex conditions.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Noor Azizah Binti Mohd Ali
Expertise: Critical Care Nursing, Surveillance and Prevention of ventilator-associated complications [ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and ventilator-associated events (VAE)] in adult and children, Hand Hygiene and Quality Improvement initiative
Research Interest: Patient Safety, Care of patients with ventilator, ‘speaking up for hand hygiene’ initiative, quantitative research methods, basic and intermediate quantitative analysis using SPSS
Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Nur Illiani Binti Jaafar
Expertise: Psychological wellbeing of thyroid disorders, thyroidology, epidemiology study, basic and intermediate analysis using SPSS, basic analysis of Structural Equation Modelling (SEM).
Research Interest: Psychological wellbeing, thyroidology, older people, smoking cessation, quantitative research