Staff Directory

Haliza Binti Hamzah

Academic Qualification

  • Science - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Malaya (UM)

Haliza Binti Hamzah

Matriculation Teacher
IIUM Gambang Campus


Expert Profile

Haliza Hamzah obtained her B.Sc (Hons) degree in Zoology from University of Malaya. Prior to joining IIUM she worked as a Biology lecturer at Institut Maxisegar (1997-2003) and Kolej Matrikulasi Perak (2003-2007).
As a Matriculation teacher in the Biology Department she has served the Department for six years since 2009. She was appointed as an academic advisor (Medical & Dentistry) from 2010 to 2012. Currently, she holds the position of Deputy Head of Biology Department. She was awarded the Best Teacher Award in 2012, 2014, Exemplary Teacher Award by CFS in 2014 and Best Teacher Award (University level) in 2015.
Sis Haliza has co-authored Biology books published by Pearson Malaysia Sdn Bhd (Discovering Your Body System and Biology-Customized Book) and Oxford Fajar Sdn Bhd. (Q&A for Matriculation Biology Semester 1 Second Edition and Q&A for Matriculation Biology Semester 2 Second Edition).

Area of Specialisation

  • Natural Science ~ Bioinformatics ~ Systems Biology ~ Other Systems Biology n.e.c. - Science

Award & Recognition

23 Oct, 2014 Best Teacher Award 2014 - CFS National
23 Oct, 2014 Exemplary Teacher - CFS National
10 Nov, 2012 Best Teacher Award 2012 - Centre For Foundation Studies National
01 Apr, 2004 Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang 2004 - Matriculation Division, Ministry of Education Malaysia National


Conference or Workshop Item

2018 Online classroom lounge. In: International University Carnival on E-Learning (IUCEL) 2018,

2021 Biology 1 workbook. IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-491-105-8
2021 Practical biology : laboratory manual and laboratory report. IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674910662
2020 Biology 1 (bio0415) workbook. IIUM PRESS, ISBN: 978-967-491-065-8
2012 Discovering your body system. Pearson Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., ISBN: 978-967-349-234-3

2021 Practical biology laboratory manual and report. In: IIUM Press,
2018 Laboratory manual: practical biology BIO0401. In: IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia,
2018 Laboratory report: practical biology BIO0401. In: IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia,