Director of the International Corporate Office in Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), Professor Dr. Roshada Hashim has been appointed Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation) for three years, effective Dec 1. Professor Dr. Roshada, 56, is the first woman to be appointed to the post, taking over from Prof. Datuk Dr Mustafa Mohd Hanefah, who completed his term of office.

Dr. Roshada is a graduate of the University of Salford, United Kingdom, in fish nutrition, strategies and food management, as well as analytical biochemistry.

She has almost 30 years experience in academia and was the organising chairman of the World Islamic Countries Universities Summit (WICULS) last year.

Prepared by:

Syazlyna Jamil
Strategic Communication Centre (StraComm)
Level 1, Canselori Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
71800 Nilai, Negeri Sembilan
Tel : 06-798 8026/8027/6284 Faks : 06-798 8204