Dr. Amat Taap received the award on behalf of Professor Dr Noor Azizi Bin Ismail
Deputy Director General of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Malaysia
Movers and Shakers
2018

The “Movers and Shakers” award recognises Professor Dr Noor Azizi Bin Ismail for his key role towards building quality human capital through innovative academic programmes.

Professor Dr Noor Azizi Bin Ismail is the Deputy Director General of Higher Education at the Ministry of Education. Prior to the recent appointment, he was the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) Universiti Utara Malaysia (2015-2017), Dean of Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business, UUM (2011- 2015), and Dean for Research and Innovation, College of Business, UUM (2009-2011). To date, Professor Dr Noor Azizi Bin Ismail has engaged in more than 30 research projects, published more than 100 articles in academic journals, conference proceedings, professional magazines. He also authored/co-authored six books and monographs.

The Asia HRD Awards Committee is honoured to bestow upon Professor Dr Noor Azizi Bin Ismail the “Movers & Shakers Award 2018” for his work on promoting the quality amongst Malaysian educational institutions.