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Ahmad Murad Bin Mohd Noor Merican

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Doctor of Philosophy, University of Malaya
  • Master of Arts - Masters Degree, University of Minnesota
  • Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor Degree, University of Minnesota
  • Diploma in Mass Communication - Diploma, Institut Teknologi MARA

Ahmad Murad Bin Mohd Noor Merican (Prof. Dato' Dr.)

Professor
IIUM KL Campus

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC THOUGHT AND CIVILISATION


ahmadmurad@iium.edu.my
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Teaching Responsibilities


ISLAM IN MALAY HISTORY AND CULTURE 2020/2021
ISLAM IN MALAY HISTORY AND CULTURE 2023/2024 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020


Supervision


Autonomous History In Malaysia 1960s - 1990s: The Writings Of Malaysian Historians.
Ph.D Completed 2024 Main Supervisor
A Study Of Inscriptions :The Keris Semenanjung.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
An Islamic Critique Of Transhumanism.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
Social Media And Its Impact To The Malay Teennagers In Malaysia.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
Shaykh Ahmadou Bamba'S Philosophy Of Peace Activism.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
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Museum'S Role In Decolonisation Of The Malay World.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
Women Clothing During The Islamization Of Malay Archipelago.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
Royal Women Emancipation In Political And Social Perspectives: A Case Study Between Malay And Bugis Genealogy.
Ph.D In Progress Main Supervisor
Disseminating Of Modernity In Malay Society During British Colonial Era.
Ph.D In Progress Co-supervisor
Examining Ideas Of Natio-Building In P.Ramlee'S Films From 1955 To 1965.
Master Completed 2022 Main Supervisor
Comparison Of The Thoughts Of Tun Mahathir Mohamad'S Administration From An Islamic Perspective From 1981 To 2023 (In Bahasa Malaysia).
Master In Progress Main Supervisor
The Importance Of The Paideia Model Of Education For New Leadership To Emerge.
Master In Progress Main Supervisor


Research Projects


Completed
2022 - 2023 A Man of Change or Illusion: Mohammad Said, Media, and Nationalism
On-Going
2023 - Present Review of the curriculum and Delivery of Islamic Civilisation Programmes In Universities and institutions of Higher Education in Malaysia: Civilisational Madani Approach
2022 - Present Transliteration from Jawi to Rumi and Indexing of the Newspaper Jawi Peranakan 1876-1896
2018 - Present Adab ketatanegaraan in Traditional Malay Society: An Analytical Study of Malay Intellectual Heritage


Publications


Article

2024 A. Samad Ismail di sebalik Memoir Pak Sako. Bebas News, () pp.
2024 Barack Obama dan Rishi Sunak: mereka telah jadi orang putih. Bebas News, () pp.
2024 Memahami semula kod etika wartawan di Malaysia: pelaksanaan dan kawalan diri. Bebas News, () pp.
2024 Merentasi sejarah tiga negara: A Samad Ismail sebagai wartawan, cendekiawan awam dan negarawan. Bebas News, () pp.
2024 Soalan-soalan yang tidak dijawab oleh A Samad Ismail. Bebas News, () pp.
2023 45 years after release of 'Orientalism', nothing much has changed. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Aim for inclusivity and reasonableness in our discourse. New Str, 24 Jan 2023 () pp.
2023 Art in cultural diplomacy: the 'jiwa' between and among nations. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Art in Islam: a conscious translation from world of ideas to language of form. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Beginnings of modern history studies in Malaysia: a bibliometric study of the journal of the historical society, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur (1960-1969/1970). Sejarah: Journal of History Department, Universiti Malaya, 32 (1) pp. 111-127
2023 Colonialism in the Malay Archipelago: civilisational encounters. Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia, 179 (2) pp. 275-278
2023 Genosid di Gaza: koyak dan bakar buku dari kampus Barat. Bebas News, () pp.
2023 Indonesia unmoved by expressions of remorse, apology by Dutch PM over its independence linked violence. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Malay studies needs a new narrative. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Not remembering the past but aiming for progress. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Orwell's observations on anti-Semitism can help tackle Islamophobia. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 The British Museum operates by plunder. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 The consciousness of Turkiye in Malaysia Ottoman history in Malaysian secondary history textbooks (1989-2022). Al-Shajarah, 28 (2) pp. 281-313
2023 Translating ideas into form in the 'search for perfection'. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 We've not done justice to Ibn Khaldun's 'Muqaddima'. New Straits Times, () pp.
2023 Writing Kedah history: a shameful belief toward Thailand’s chauvinistic nationalism. Bebas News, () pp.
2022 A. Samad Ismail Post-Graduate School of Journalism, a fitting tribute. New Straits Times, 10 October 2022 () pp.
2022 Arshad Ayub: kita kehilangan keberanian memecah paradigma pemikiran, membina inteligentsia bangsa. Bebas News, 15 June 2022 () pp.
2022 Cadangan untuk Kolej Komunikasi dan Pengajian Media UiTM dan Kursi A Samad Ismail. Bebas News, 31 December 2022 () pp.
2022 Cendekiawan tanpa pendirian: Usman Awang mengenai peranan intelektual. Bebas News, () pp.
2022 Early cultural invasion in the Malay Archipelago. New Straits Times, () pp.
2022 Fikir pejalan kaki: kunci kepada mengatasi ‘masalah pengangkutan awam’. Bebas News, 13 November 2022 () pp.
2022 Hari Guru 2022: penindasan di Penang Free School dekad 1970an. Bebas News, 18 May 2022 () pp.
2022 How early Malay literature portrayed Russia and Russians. New Straits Times, () pp.
2022 Ibn Khaldun's biography: unveiling global history and the sociology of modern civilization. Al-Shajarah, 27 (2) pp. 5-35
2022 Imej pemisah Melayu: Selatan Thai atau Utara Semenanjung Tanah Melayu?. Bebas News, 10 May 2022 () pp.
2022 Isu penggabungan Fakulti Komunikasi UiTM; 50 tahun pengajian komunikasi di Malaysia dan penerusan media Melayu. Bebas News, 11 October 2022 () pp.
2022 Kesedaran Tanah Air adalah kewatanan kita. Bebas News, 28 April 2022 () pp.
2022 Menceritakan kewartawanan sebelum zaman media sosial: kita mudah lupa. Bebas News, 24 April 2022 () pp.
2022 Pak Sako: putera merdeka merentasi zaman. Bebas News, 1 September 2022 () pp.
2022 Penjenamaan semula orang Melayu. Bebas News, 2 August 2022 () pp.
2022 Pindaan Akta DBP: menangani dua negara bangsa dalam sebuah negara Malaysia?. Bebas News, 29 June 2022 () pp.
2022 Politics without political parties. New Straits Times, 17 November 2022 () pp.
2022 Revisiting Merantau with a sense of Minangness: cultivating the field of Malay media studies. Jurnal Pengajian Media Malaysia, 24 (2) pp. 1-18
2022 Sumbangan keretapi dalam gerakan kesedaran sejarah dan alam Melayu. Bebas News, 20 August 2022 () pp.
2022 The Suluk are natives of Sabah, but their narrative is absent. New Straits Times, 20 August 2022 () pp.
2021 A kingdom without soldiers: communication throughout the Alam Minangkabau. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2021 Kedah on my mind: erecting the memory of the 1821 Siamese invasion. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2021 Khabar from Tanjong: Bahasa Melayu newspapers in early Pulau Pinang. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2021 Nakhoda Light in the Malay world. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2021 Of nutmegs and cloves: European pirates in the Archipelago. Melaka Hari Ini, 20 March 2021 () pp.
2021 Pencorakan Kepulauan Melayu dan Pulau Pinang oleh Kaum Jawi Peranakan dan Hadhrami melalui kewartawanan dan persuratkhabaran sebelum 1942: satu tafsiran semula penulisan W. R. Roff. Jurnal Pengajian Media Malaysia, 23 (2) pp. 39-52
2021 Rantau and merantau: geography and soul. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2021 Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas and the dialogic of occidental knowledge: a passing glance to the study of society in the Malay Archipelago. Al-Shajarah, 26 (1) pp. 99-111
2021 The 1786 acquisition of Pulau Pinang: unveiling the Light Letters, revisiting legal history case materials and R. Bonney’s Kedah 1771–1821. Kemanusiaan : The Asian Journal of Humanities, 28 (2) pp. 189-212
2021 The Hispanized Malay: the Philippines in the Malay world. Melaka Hari Ini, 7 March 2021 () pp.
2021 The Jawi Peranakan: early popular expressions of Malay identity in the archipelago. Melaka Hari Ini, 7 February 2021 () pp.
2021 The Pan-Malayan consciousness: Malaysia. Melaka Hari Ini, 13 March 2021 () pp.
2021 The road to Bukittinggi: Aziz Ishak’s rendition in his Mencari Bako. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2021 Unveiling Tempo: a cultural history. Melaka Hari Ini, 28 February 2021 () pp.
2021 Warta Jenaka and Wak Ketok: visualising the other in early Malay editorial cartoons. Jurnal Pengajian Media Malaysia, 22 (2) pp. 31-48
2020 Covering and uncovering crises. New Straits Times, 4 February 2020 () pp.
2020 Covid-19 pandemic amplifies threat to press freedom. New Straits Times, 23 April 2020 () pp.
2020 Ibrahim Yaacob writing against imperialism. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2020 In the shadow of Magellan. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2020 Islam removed from coffee's history. New Straits Times, 4 May 2020 () pp.
2020 Khairudin Aljunied, Islam in Malaysia: an entwined history. Oxford University Press. 2019. 326 pp. ISBN 9780190925208. Al-Shajarah, 25 (2) pp. 366-375
2020 Remove Raffles, colonial narrative. New Straits Times, 15 March 2020 () pp.
2020 Reproducing the humanities: Mevlana Rumi’s corpus in restructuring the study of man and society. Al-Shajarah, 25 (1) pp. 31-57
2020 Revisiting Melaka as global history. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2020 The many shades of the Ferringhi. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2020 The Merdeka of Pulau Pinang. New Straits Times, 24 August 2020 () pp.
2020 The Prophet's leadership qualities. New Straits Times, () pp.
2020 The Tanah Air has always been cosmopolitan. Melaka Hari Ini, () pp.
2019 Asian studies and the Western mind: where do we stand?. New Straits Times, 2 October 2019 () pp.
2019 Impact of collected Malay writings. New Straits Times, () pp.
2019 Khoo Kay Kim: an oral history appointment fated not to be. New Straits Times, 26 June 2019 () pp.
2019 Merdeka and the captive mind. New Straits Times, () pp.
2019 Popularising batik. New Straits Times, () pp.
2019 Renew the spirit of nationhood. New Straits Times, () pp.
2019 Tapestry of the Indian Ocean. New Straits Times, () pp.
2019 The past of futures studies. New Straits Times, () pp.
Book

2023 Countering the Western canon: another way of knowing about journalism and media. Penerbit UPSI, ISBN: 978-967-2799-86-3
Book Section

2022 Malay Letters from the Archipelago, 1771 – 1794: Kedah and Southeast Asia as Global History. In: National Historical Commission of the Phillippines, ISBN: ISBN 978-971-538-361-5, pp.