Dr.Zaleha Kassim

Dr.Zaleha Kassim  |Clyto Access

International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia

Organizing Committee Member

Expertise: Benthos study, Copepods, Horseshoe crab, zooplankton

Zaleha Kassim obtained her PhD. in Aquatic Biology in 2001 from Universiti Putra Malaysia. She did her Bachelor Degree in Biology in 1996 after working for 9 years as a trained high school teacher. She received her Diploma in Science and Education in 1983 from Universiti Pertanian Malaysia. She is one of the Malaysian member in Japanese Society for Promotion Science (JSPS), collaborating in zooplankton ecological research group with other members from Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Japan. She is also a member of Malayan Nature Society, Asian Fisheries Society and Malaysian Society for Applied Biology. She frequently deliver advise and talk to Fisheries Department of Malaysia (DoF) and Farmer’s Organization Authority of Malaysia (LPP) on aquculture practises and impact on the environmental disturbances to natural habitat. She won the best inventor for copepod culture using organic waste in a competition organized by WiPo, Kippo and MyIPO in 2011. She also recieved award of recognition from Ministry of Education in 2012 for the commercialization effort of her research innovation, the copepod culture technique.




Related Journals & Conferences :

Journal of Marine Science Research and Technology