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Zainatul Shima Abdullah

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Information System) - Doctor of Philosophy, Curtin University of Technology
  • Master of Computer Science - Masters Degree, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) - Bachelor Degree, Clarkson University

Zainatul Shima Abdullah (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus

KULLIYYAH OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY


shima@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Zainatul Shima binti Abdullah obtained her BSc (Hon) from Clarkson University, USA, MSc from University Putra Malaysia and Ph.D from Curtin University, Australia. Prior to joining the IIUM, she worked as an application engineer at PERNEC Corporation Berhad, as the Network Management System Project Manager at TIME Quantum Technology; and as the education consultant focusing on Oracle Technologies at Oracle Corporation Malaysia Sdn Bhd.
She obtained her Ph.D in 2012 with her thesis "Hospital Information System Implementation Framework: Critical Success Factors for Malaysian Public Hospitals". Since then, her publications focus on hospital and health systems, health information seeking behaviour, Data Mining, Enterprise Information Architecture, Big Data and IT in Agriculture.
Presently, she is teaching at the Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology (KICT), IIUM where she teaches ICT related courses, database courses, data mining and data management course. She is also assisting the Director of Information Technology Division (ITD), IIUM in managing the Collaborative and Academic Application Services Section. Her main task at ITD is to ensure that all the IT projects are completed and delivered within the allowable timeframe.


Area of Specialisation


  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ ICT Policy and Social Impact ~ ICT Policies
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Management ~ Management Information System
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ ICT Policy and Social Impact ~ Social Impact
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Database Technology ~ Data Warehousing


Teaching Responsibilities


ADVANCED DATA MANAGEMENT 2018/2019
BIG DATA ACROSS VERTICALS AND DOMAINS 2020/2021 2021/2022
DATA MANAGEMENT 2015/2016 2014/2015 2017/2018
DATA MINING 2013/2014 2012/2013 2014/2015
DATABASE PROGRAMMING 2019/2020 2018/2019 2020/2021 2006/2007 2021/2022 2007/2008
DATABASE SYSTEM II 2013/2014
DATABASE SYSTEMS 2016/2017 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 1 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT I 2020/2021 2019/2020 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2016/2017 2015/2016 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2016/2017 2015/2016 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018 2021/2022 2014/2015 2013/2014
INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 2015/2016 2012/2013 2014/2015 2017/2018 2013/2014 2016/2017
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 2006/2007 2015/2016
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM 2017/2018 2012/2013 2016/2017 2018/2019
PRACTICAL TRAINING 2006/2007
SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT METHODOLOGIES 2016/2017 2015/2016


Research Projects


Completed
2014 - 2017 Modelling Health Information Seeking Behaviour Framework for Palliative Patients and Carers
On-Going


Publications


Article

2019 Assessing Arabic language learning for deaf student: a study of using mobile immersion in Saudi Arabia. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 5 (2) pp. 1-5
2019 IslamTAM: revising technology acceptance model from the Islamic perspective. International Journal on Islamic Applications in Computer Science and Technology, 7 (3) pp. 22-32
2017 Review of Malaysian Tenth Health Plan 2011-2015. Journal of Islamic Countries Society of Statistical Sciences, 3 (2) pp. 289-294
Conference or Workshop Item

2018 Assessing Arabic language learning for deaf student: a study of using mobile immersion in Saudi Arabia. In: 2018 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2018 IslamTAM: revising technology acceptance model from the Islamic perspective. In: 6th International Conference on Islamic Applications in Computer Science And Technology,
2018 Mining Web usage using FRS. In: 2018 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2015 Web usage mining: A review of recent works. In: 2014 the 5th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2014),
2014 Enterprise information architecture of a Malaysian institute of higher learning management information system: an experience. In: Malaysian National Conference of Databases 2014 (MaNCoD 2014),