Academic / Professional Qualifications.

  • PhD (Molecular Biology), University of London, United Kingdom, 2004
  • MSc (Molecular Biology-Plant), University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2001
  • BScEd[Biology (Major), Mathematic (Minor)],University of Malaya, Malaysia, 1996
  • Member, Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB)


Molecular Biology- Enzyme and Secondary Metabolites

Research Interest

Production of proteases (recombinant bromelain mechanism of actions, upstream and downstream processing)

Production of natural product from plant (product enhancement and its mechanism of actions on metabolic disorder diseases)


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Dr. AzuraBinti Amid, a former graduate of the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur started her career as a Teacher at Segamat, Johor in 1996. She was appointed as an Assistant Lecturer at the International Islamic University Malaysia in 2001 and later as lecturer atKulliyyah of Engineering (IIUM) in 2011. She obtained the Bachelor of Science with Education (Biology),Master of Science (Molecular Biology in Plant) and Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biology from The University of London, United Kigdom. Currently she is attached as Assoc. Prof. to the Department of Biotechnology Engineering, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur and Dean of Kulliyyah of Engineering, IIUM.

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