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Usman Jaffer

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Neuroscience - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Master Of Clinical Psychology - Masters Degree, UCSI University
  • Master of Arts (Islamic and Other Civilizations) - Masters Degree, International Institute of Islamic Thought & Civilization (IIUM ISTAC)
  • Bachelor of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage (Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh)(Honours) - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Human Sciences (Psychology)(Honours) - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Social Science with Honours - Bachelor Degree, University New England

Usman Jaffer (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

ABDULHAMID ABUSULAYMAN KULLIYYAH OF ISLAMIC REVEALED KNOWLEDGE AND HUMAN SCIENCES


jafferu@iium.edu.my
5585


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Clinical Psychology
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Syariah Law ~ Islamic Jurisprudence - Maqasid al-Shariah; Principles of Jurisprudence (Usul al-Fiqh)
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Psychology ~ Comparative Psychology - Islam/Maqasid and Psychology
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Neurosciences ~ Other Neurosciences n.e.c. - Clinical Neuroimaging, Translational Neuroscience, Neurotechnology, Neuroinformatics, Brain mapping,


Professional Membership


  • 2018: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Associate Member), Malaysian Society of Neurosciences
  • 2022: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), American Psychological Association
  • 2023: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Provisional Member), Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology


Teaching Responsibilities


BASIC PHILOSOPHY AND ISLAMIC WORLDVIEW 2022/2023
ETHICS AND FIQH OF CONTEMPORARY ISSUES 2022/2023 2021/2022
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 2023/2024
KNOWLEDGE & CIVILIZATION IN ISLAM 2022/2023 2021/2022
NEUROPSYCHOLOGY 2023/2024
PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 2023/2024
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: ISSUES, PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES 2023/2024
USRAH IN ACTION 1 2023/2024 2022/2023
USRAH IN ACTION 2 2023/2024 2022/2023


Research Projects


Completed
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On-Going
2022 - Present A Neuropsycho-spiritual Module for Individuals with Development Disorders
2022 - Present Arabic Literary Works of the Ulama': The Impact on societal Wellbeing
2022 - Present Biopsychospiritual Exploration and Application of Khushu': A Pilot Study


Award & Recognition


23 Aug, 2023 Productivity Champion - Others National


Publications


Article

2023 A new horizon in language education: OBE's role in Arabic learning and assessment. Boletin de Literatura Oral - The Literary Journal, 10 (1) pp. 3677-3684
2023 Empowering students as community catalysts: a dive into synergized academic activities at the Department of Arabic Language and Literature. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling (IJPEC), 8 (52) pp. 618-625
2023 Ethics and akhlaq of special needs kids: intellectual disabilities. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling (IJEPC), () pp.
2023 Examining psychological distress in orphan children. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling (IJEPC), 8 (52) pp. 759-772
2023 Exploring moral development and ethical understanding in children with learning disabilities: a study of teaching ethics and akhlaq in special needs education. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 745-758
2023 Exploring morality among orphans: a comprehensive study of akhlaq and social standards in Pusat Jagaan Hembusan Kasih Sayang. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling (IJEPC), () pp.
2023 Exploring morality among orphans: a study of akhlaq and social standards in Pusat Jagaan Hembusan Kasih Sayang. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 773-783
2023 Exploring the well-being of special needs children in Malaysia: a study at Sekolah Kebangsaan Pendidikan Khas Kuantan. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling (IJEPC), 8 (52) pp. 829-838
2023 Integrative healthcare approaches for children with special needs: a holistic study on challenges and solutions. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 813-828
2023 LGBTQ and Islam: the Muslim queer community in the implementation of psychological value. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling (IJEPC), () pp.
2023 Medication adherence: understanding the challenges among the elderly. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 865-874
2023 Resilience and well-being among orphans in Malaysia: a multidimensional perspective. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 854-864
2023 The lifestyle of single mothers in the east coast of Malaysia: the impact on their health and wellbeing. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 784-792
2023 The NLRP3 inflammasome in age-related cerebral small vessel disease manifestations: untying the innate immune response connection. Life, 13 (1) pp. 1-17
2023 The perceived psychological well-being of LGBTQ individuals in Malaysia. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counseling, 8 (52) pp. 793-812
2022 A biopsychospiritual framework for the investigation of khushu’. Journal of Pharmaceutical Negative Results, 13 (9) pp. 1522-1529
2022 Emotion priming in Malay-Arabic bilinguals. Annals of Forest Research, 65 (1) pp. 5228-5242
2022 Keberkesanan pembelajaran sastera Arab menggunakan aplikasi teknologi di kalangan penutur bukan Arab di UIAM. International Journal of Education, Psychology and Counselling (IJEPC), 7 (48 (December 2022)) pp. 512-526
2022 The Mediating Roles Of Religious And Spiritual Coping Between Religiosity, Spirituality, And Depression Among Medical And Health Science Students.. European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 09 (08) pp. 1209-1223
2022 The moderating effects of religious and spiritual coping on the relationships of religiosity and spirituality with depression among medical and health science students. European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 9 (8) pp. 28-40
2022 The relationships of religiosity, spirituality, religious and spiritual coping with depression among medical and health science students. Jisuanji Jicheng Zhizao Xitong / Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems, 28 (12) pp. 393-407
2022 Translation priming in Malay-Arabic bilinguals. Journal of Northeastern University, 25 (4) pp. 2238-2252
2022 Women and family life: a comparative analysis of Arabic and Malay folk tales. Journal of Northeastern University, () pp. 3189-3200
2012 Hypnosis and the neuroscience of cognitive and affective control. Australian Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 40 (1) pp. 1-20