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Lili Marziana Bt. Abdullah

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Sciences and Engineering (Software Engineering) - Doctor of Philosophy, University of New South Wales
  • Master of Science in Information Technology for Manufacture - Masters Degree, University of Warwick
  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) - Bachelor Degree, Clarkson University

Lili Marziana Bt. Abdullah (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Other's position:

Deputy Dean, Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology

Expert Profile

Dr Lili Marziana Abdullah received her Ph.D in Computer Science and Engineering in 2011 from the University of New South Wales, Australia with her thesis "Strategic IT System Development Outsourcing Risks from the Client Perspective". She is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Information Systems, Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology (KICT). Dr. Lili Marziana Abdullah started her career as an analyst programmer in Sunchirin Industry (M) Sdn Bhd, a Japan-based manufacturing company, from 1992 to 1993 where she administered and managed the company's electronic data processing functions. From 1993 to 1996, she was a research officer at MIMOS supporting MIMOS as the secretariat for National IT Council, and in Research and Development (R&D) projects planning. Her team was also involved in the corporatization exercise of Malaysian Institute of Microelectronics Systems (MIMOS) to become MIMOS Berhad.
In 1996, she joined Sapura Marketing Sdn. Bhd. where she and her team in Sapura assisted Sapura Telecommunication Services and Distribution Group in strategic planning for the Telecommunication Group and its subsidiaries. Dr. Lili Marziana Abdullah left Sapura in 1998 to join HeiTech Padu Berhad, a systems integration company, where she was assigned to Quality and Risk Management Services focusing on Enterprise-wide improvement projects; among them are Year 2000 Remedial for internal and customers' systems, Quality Management System and Strategic Corporate Risk Management System.
In 2003, Dr. Lili Marziana Abdullah joined the Department of Information Systems, KICT, International Islamic University Malaysia. She has held a few administrative posts such as Head, Centre for IT Advancement (CITA) Academic Coordinator, SUN Academic Initiative Coordinator and Publication Coordinator. Since 1st January 2015, she has been Head of CITA. She has taught Information Technology, Project Management, Systems Analysis and Design, Database Systems I and II, and published 16 papers as the main author and co-author in conferences, journals and book chapters in areas of risk management, human-mobile interaction and knowledge management.

Area of Specialisation

  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Software ~ Software Engineering
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ ICT Policy and Social Impact ~ Social Impact
  • Engineering Tech ~ Engineering And Technology ~ Biomedical Engineering ~ Decision Support Systems
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Management ~ Management Information System
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Database Technology ~ Data Mining

Professional Membership

  • 2016: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • 2018: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management Society (PECAMP)

Teaching Responsibilities


Research Projects

2021 - 2022 Writing Teaching Cases - Manufacturing & Construction Company
2019 - 2020 Kajian Peluang Pekerjaan Orang Kurang Upaya (OKU) di Malaysia
2018 - 2018 Research on Future Financial Intelligence and Enforcement Systems and Knowledge Competencies
2017 - 2017 Development of Teaching Modules on the Subject of Computer Science Form 5 for MDeC and MOE
2016 - 2021 A Risk Analysis Framework of Security, Privacy and Trust for Big Data in Cloud Computing
2014 - 2017 A Model for Information Security Risk Management and Auditing Processes in Malaysian Universities
2012 - 2015 Investigation on mobile technology usage among older people in Malaysia
2011 - 2013 (RU2011) Estimation of transaction costs on the Bursa Malaysia: an empirical research
2011 - 2016 Service Quality: Implications for Management Practice in Higher Education Institution (Focus Group with Students)
2011 - 2014 The Investigation of Location-based Query Implementation on Aid Distribution System During Disaster Recovery
2010 - 2013 Modeling Public Organization Readiness For Implementation of Knowledge Management Process
2023 - Present Using Learning Analytics to Improve Online Teaching Pedagogy in Higher Education: A Multi-Dimensional Investigation
2021 - Present The Study on the Implementation of Biometric-Computer-on-Card
2018 - Present Investigation of mobile devices usage among older people to reduce vulnerability (isolation)

Award & Recognition

19 Nov, 2015 Certified RapidMiner Analyst - RapidMiner, USA International
11 Aug, 2014 ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level Certification - International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) International
20 Feb, 2013 Silver Medal - Analysis and Application of an Outsourcing Risk Framework - IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2013 University
24 Nov, 2011 Gold Medal - SIMPHONI: A Mobile phone Application for Communication and Coordination in Disaster Management - The International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems (ICRIIS 2011) International