M. Darwish (1st son)

M. Darwish (1st son)



Director, Community of Research (CoRe), Management Science (MS), Office of Community of Research (CoRe), Bangunan Wawasan, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, MALAYSIA
E-mail: zaidiuitm2000@yahoo.com
H/P: 6012-686 0035



Associate Professor Dr Norzaidi bin Haji Mohd Daud, PhD

H/P: 6 012-6860035 EMAIL: zaidiuitm2000@yahoo.com


Director, Community of Research (CoRe), Management Science (MS), UiTM

Chair, Publication, Arshad Ayub Graduate Business School (AAGBS), UiTM

Chair, Top Business School, Arshad Ayub Graduate Business School (AAGBS), UiTM


Visiting Professor at King Saud University, Saudi Arabia

Head, IT Support, Research Management Institute (RMI), UiTM

Head, Publication and Corporate Communication, Malaysia Institute of Transport (MiTRANS)-HiCoE

Head of Integrated Information and Publication Centre, Institute of Business Excellence (IBE)


Recently, he has published 7 books and over 100 articles in ISI WOS/WOK, SCOPUS, ERA journal outlets as well as conference proceedings.


2 International Best Paper Awards (Germany and Czech Republic),

More than 70 innovation awards (Geneve, Brussels, Pittsburg, Seoul, ITEX, MTE, IPTA Expo, PECIPTA, i-INVEX, IID, BIID etc.)

UiTM Best Speaker Award 2013

UiTM Leading Researcher by Example Award 2007

Potential to Commercialise Award 2005

UiTM Outstanding Club & Society Advisor Award 2002

Listed in Malaysia Who's Who 2013/2014

Listed in AcademicKeys Who's Who 2013


Chief Jury-Konvensyen Inovasi dan Kreativiti (KIK), Prime Minister Department/Jabatan Perdana Menteri (JPM)

Chief Jury, Innovation Award (AIJPM), Prime Minister Department/Jabatan Perdana Menteri (JPM)

Chief Jury-Ministry of Home Affairs/Kementerian Dalam Negeri (KDN)

Chief Jury, International Syariah Compliance Idea, Invention, Innovation and Design Expo 2014

Chief Jury, Business, Invention, Innovation and Design (IID)

Chief Jury, National MyccSkills, College Community, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi, 2016

Jury, Inclusive Invention and Innovation Challenge 2015, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)

Jury, KIK, Felda 2015

Jury, Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), Invention and Innovation Challenge 2015

Expert Jury, MARA TEx-Yayaysan Inovasi Malaysia 2016

Expert Jury, Cabaran Inovasi Johor, 2016

Innovation Honorary Speaker, Ministry of Human Resource/Kementerian Sumber Manusia.


Founder and Editor in Chief, International Journal of Applied Business Research (IJABR)

Founder and Editor in Chief of the Business and Management Quarterly Review (BMQR)

Founder and Editor in Chief, International Journal of Undergraduates Studies (IJUS)

Founder and former Editor in Chief, Journal of Transport and Logistics

Former Executive Editor, Journal of Business and Financial Affairs

Advisory Board, E-Malaysia Nuclear Agency Journal

Editorial board/review board (1) World Applied Sciences Journal (2) African Journal of Business Management (3) ASLIB Proceedings: New Information Perspective (4) Learning and Individual Differences (5) Journal of Sustainability Science and Management (6) World Review of Inter-modal Transportation Research (7) International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management (8) Journal of Computer Information Systems (9) International Journal of Distance Education Technologies (10) Journal of Managerial Issues (11) Jurnal Teknologi (12) Information Technology Journal (13) TEM Journal (14) International Journal of Public Administration (15) Journal of International Business and Entrepreneurship (16) Journal of Quality Measurement and Analysis (17) Jurnal Academia (18) International Journal of Library and Information Science (19) Journal of Media and Communication Studies (20) International Journal of Modelling Operations Management (21) International Journal of Psychology and Counselling (22) Journal of Economics and International Finance (23) International Journal of Vocational and Technical Education (24) International Research of Management and Business Studies (25) International Research Journal (26) Journal of Finance, Accounting and Management (27) International Journal of Business Systems Research (28) Asian Academy of Management Journal (29) International Academy of Business and Economics (30) Scientific Journals International (31) Journal of Software (32) Interdisciplinary Journal of Information, Knowledge and Management (33) International Journal of Doctorial Studies (34) Journal of Information, Information Technology and Organizations (35) International Journal of Scientific Research in Education (36) International Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society (37) COMPASS (39) Jurnal Gading (40) Journal of Administrative Science (41) Global Business and Management Research: An International Journal (42) Journal of Global Business Administration (43) Industrial Management and Data Systems (44) Information Technology and People (45) KII Transaction on Internet and Information Systems.


His books and articles are subscribed by Harvard University, University of Cambridge, Yale University, USA; Cornell University, USA, University of California, Berkeley, USA; University of Massachusetts, , USA, Vanderbilt University, USA, McGill University, Canada, National University of Singapore, Ministry of Education Malaysia Library, National Library Board of Singapore, Library and Archives Canada, National Library of Malaysia, National Library of Australia, Ohio University, USA, International Islamic University, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Malaya, Universiti Darul Iman, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Monash University Malaysia, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Universiti Sains Malaysia and Selangor International Islamic University College.


Harvard University, MA, (2010 and 2013), USA as well as Cambridge Conference on Business & Economics (2012) at Cambridge University, UK and 50 others conferences


Primary Interests: Management and Business, Strategic Management, Halal Studies, Information Technology, Banking Operations, Research Methodology and Transportation (Maritime)


Structural equation modelling (SEM) using AMOS, publishing article in ISI/SCOPUS listed journals, SPSS and research methodology (postgraduate level), and innovation


Queensland University of Technology (QUT) (Australia), (Doctor in Information Technology)

Annamalai University (India), (PhD Management)

Universiti Malaya (UM), (PhD Management)

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), (PhD Mathematics)

Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), (PhD Accountancy; Doctor of Business Administration)

Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM), (PhD Management and Entrepreneurship)

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), (Phd Management)


Prime Minister Department/Jabatan Perdana Menteri

Ministry of Human Resource/Kementerian Sumber Manusia

Ministry of Education/Kementerian Pelajaran

Malaysia Nuclear Agency/Agensi Nuklear Malaysia

King Saud University, Saudi Arabia

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)

Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTEM)

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

Universiti Selangor (UNISEL)

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)

Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)

Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP)

Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA)

International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA)

Kolej Poly-Tech MARA

Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Darulaman, Kedah

Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Perempuan Melayu, Melaka

Department of Safety and Health (DOSH)

Nilai University

National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Community College, Bandar Penawar

Publication by Category


+The impact of religious sensitivity on brand trust, equity and values fast food industry in Malaysia, Business Strategy Series
+Identifying the determinant attributes of Halal cosmetics product that influence its positioning strategy in Malaysian market, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Examining critical success factors of consumers' attitude towards nutritional labelling of SMEs products in Malaysia, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+The influence of market orientation on the commitment-trust model and relational norms: empirical evidence at higher institution in Malaysia, African Journal of Business Management
+Application of important-performance analysis (IPA) to formulate customer satisfaction strategies in the direct sales industry in Malaysia, Business Strategy Series
+Examining market accessibility of Malaysian's harumanis mango in Japan: Challenges and potentials, Business Strategy Series


+Determining critical success factors of oral cancer susceptibility prediction using fuzzy models in Malaysia's health sector, Sains Malaysiana
+Effectiveness of the extended mean-variance model using fuzzy approach for portfolio selection in Malaysian stock market, Business & Management Quarterly Review
+The use of artificial intelligence to identify people at risk of oral cancer, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education
+Portfolio diversification: the role of information technologies in future investment decision making, International Journal of Electronic Finance
+The effect of addition and deletion of shariah-compliant securities in Bursa Malaysia, Advances in Business and Management

Management information systems/transportation studies

+Determining critical success factors of mobile commerce usage in higher learning institution in Malaysia, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Revisiting information system models in the context of technology usage and technology resistance, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Customer's perception towards information security in internet banking system in Malaysia, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Determining critical success factors of mobile banking adoption in Malaysia, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Evaluating the post-intranet usage: empirical study in Malaysian port industry, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+The indirect effects of intranet functionalities on middle manager's performance, Kybernetes
+Investigating the relationships of users' behavior and internal security threat towards the implementation of total health system (THIS) in Malaysian medical institutions, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Examining the impact of intranet usage on managerial performance at Malaysia port industry, International Journal of Advanced Computer Science
+Evaluating the intranet acceptance with the extended task-technology fit model: empircal evidence in Malaysian maritime industry, International Journal of Arts and Sciences
+The impact of intranet on managers and their work: an empirical study in the Malaysian port industry, Journal of International Business and Entrepreneurship
+Towards a holistic model in investigating the effects of intranet usage on managerial performance: a study on Malaysian port industry, Maritime Policy and Management
+Evaluating technology resistance and technology satisfaction on students' performance, Campus-Wide Information Systems
+ Factor determining organizational commitment on security controls in accounting-based information systems, International Journal of Services and Standards
+Intranet usage, user satisfaction and managerial performance: a cause and effect investigation, International Journal of Business and Systems Research
+E-commerce usage and business performance in the Malaysian tourism sector, Information Management and Computer Security
+A study of intranet usage and resistance in Malaysia's port industry, Journal of Computer Information Systems
+Perceived resistance, user resistance and manager's performance, Aslib Proc.
+ Intranet usage and managers' performance in the port industry, Industrial Management & Data Systems


+The relationship between student's absorptive capacity and motivation on knowledge transfer in Malaysian Community Colleges, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Modelling education tourism using gravity model in Malaysian public higher education institutions, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Determining mediating effect of information satisfaction on international student's college choice: empirical evidence in Malaysia's university, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education
+Stress and academic performance: empirical evidence from university students, Academy of Educational Leadership Journal
+Determining world class university from the evaluation of service quality and students satisfaction level: an empirical study in Malaysia, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education
+The impact of perceived stress and stress factors on academic performance of pre-science students: empirical evidence from the Malaysian university, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education
+Strategic alignment of strategies information system planning (SISP) success: an exploratory study in public universities in Malaysia, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education
+Pengurusan harta wakaf dan potensinya ke arah kemajuan pendidikan Islam di Malaysia, Jurnal Pengurusan Jawhar
+ The effect of student's background and attitudes on computer skills in Malaysia, International Journal of Management in Education
+Perception of distance learning (EPJJ) students toward the service quality offered by the continuing education programme: a case study at higher education institution in Malaysia, Distance Education


+Investigating the behavior of the mark-up of price over marginal cost under different business cycle situation: empirical study in Malaysia manufacturing industry, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Total Factor productivity growth in the small size Malaysian manufacturing industry: prinal and dual approaches, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+The impact of international trade on price mark-up in Malaysian manufacturing industries, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences


+Realism with the triangulation techniques: the effective methods for social science research, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education

Human Resource Management/Management/Insurance/Business

+The relationship between human resource management and knowledge-based economy in Malaysian multimedia super corridor (MSC) status companies, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+The moderating effect of neuroticism on the relationship between emotional intelligence and job performance, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
+Adverse selection and its consequences on medical and health insurance and takaful in Malaysia, Humanomics
+The globalization of film business and its effect on the Malaysian film industry, Business Strategy Series
+Expectations and perceptions of tourists on the service quality in Malaysian tourism industry, Global Business and Management Research
+The effect of human resource practices in building learning organizations: evidence from Malaysian manufacturing firms, International Journal of Innovation and Learning
+The evaluation of customer satisfaction on delivery by post offices in Malaysia: a service quality and service features perspective, Advances in Business and Management
+Service quality in two and three star hotels: empirical evidence in the Malaysian hotel industry, Advances in Business and Management
+Determining critical success factors of job satisfaction among government servants: empirical evidence in Malaysia, Advances in Business and Management

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Developing Conceptual Framework Course, 8 October 2016, UiTM

source: https://www.google.com/search?

InsyaAllah, pada 8 Oktober 2016, 10.45 hingga 12.45 akan diadakan kursus metodologi kajian di Kompleks Kejurutereaan, UiTM. Kursus ini merupakan program persediaan pelajar PhD dan Master (penyelidikan) anjuran IPSIS. Terima kasih kepada IPSIS kerana menjemput saya sebagai penceramah.

Publishing Article Program, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan

InsyaAllah, program penerbitan artikel dalam jurnal terkemuka akan di adakan di Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK) pada 24-25 Oktober 2016. Terima kasih kepada UMK kerana sudi menjemput saya sebagai penceramah/fasilitator. 

Academic Wiring: Publishing Article Program, Faculty of Communication and Media Studies

Bengkel penulisan artikel yang dianjurkan oleh Fakulti Komunikasi dan Pengajian Media telah selamat dijalankan di Pines Hotel Melaka, bermula 30 September-1 Oktober. Prof Dr Azizul, Dekan turut serta dan menyumbang artikel dalam bengkel ini. AlhamduLillah, sebanyak 18 artikel telah berjaya ditulis dan akan dihantar ke jurnal terkemuka. Terima kasih kepada warga FKPM kerana menjemput saya sebagai penceramah/fasilitator, InsyaAllah UiTM akan terus cemerlang dalam memperkasakan penerbitan dikalangan warganya. Syabas FKPM.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Speaker: Invention and Innovation Competition, Faculty of Law

Source: http://www.gotinvention.com/

AlhamduLillah, saya telah jemput ke Fakulti Undang-Undang, UiTM pada 23 September 2016, bagi berkongsi pengalaman sebagai inventor dan terlibat secara aktif dalam pertandingan inovasi. Penerangan adalah tertumpu kepada produk yang sesuai untuk dipertandingkan dan tips untuk menang dalam pertandingan. 

Adalah sukar untuk mempertandingkan produk yang berunsurkan sains sosial kerana ianya tidak dapat dilihat secara fizikal dan kegunaannya. Saya mendoakan semoga Fakulti Undang-Undang akan berjaya membawa pulang pingat dalam pertandingan inovasi pada tahun hadapan disamping berjaya mengkomersilkan produk-produk berkaitan perundangan. Terima kasih kepada Dekan Fakulti Undang-Undang kerana menjemput saya.

Appointment: Book Review: Oxford Fajar

Alhamdulillah, saya telah lantik sebagai penilai buku berjudul Information Systems: An Introduction, terbitan Oxford Fajar. Tugasan saya ialah untuk mengenalpasti informasi dalam buku ini adalah bersesuaian dengan kehendak silibus peringkat universiti. Terima kasih kepada pihak Oxford Fajar kerana memberi kepercayaan kepada saya untuk membuat penialaian ini. InsyaAllah, saya akan cuba membantu jika terdapat permintaan di masa hadapan. 

Appointment as PhD External Examiner, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Alhamdulillah, terima kasih kepada Fakulti Sains dan Teknologi, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia kerana telah melantik saya sebagai penilai luar PhD (Kualiti dan Produktiviti). Pelantikan ini merupakan pelantikan kali ke 5 dan InsyaAllah saya akan membantu jika ada permintaan di masa akan datang. Terima kasih. 

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Talk on PhD at Faculty of Law

AlhamduLillah, saya telah dijemput oleh Dekan Fakulti Undang-Undang untuk berkongsi pengalaman dan kaedah untuk menyiapkan tesis PhD pada 22 Ogos 2016. Perkongsian ini khas kepada (1) staf-staf yang sedang belajar di UiTM atau universiti lain dan (2) pelajar-pelajar PhD di UiTM. Terima kasih kepada dekan dan timbalan dekan PJI kerana memberi kepercayaan kepada saya untuk menjayakan program ini.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Appointment: Expert Jury, Cabaran Inovasi Johor 2016

Saya telah dilantik oleh Yayasan Inovasi Malaysia sebagai panel juri pakar bagi pertandingan inovasi Cabaran Inovasi Johor 2016. Saya ingin mengucapkan ribuan terima kasih kepada Yayasan Inovasi Malaysia kerana sudi menjemput saya sebagai juri pakar. 

Appointment: Chief Jury, National MyccSkills 2016, College Community, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi

AlhamduLillah, saya telah dilantik sebagai Ketua Juri bagi pertandingan inovasi dan rekacipta peringkat kebangsaan (MyccSkills), Kolej Komuniti, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi. Pertandingan ini telah berlangsung dengan jayanya pada 26 hingga 27 Julai di Bandar Penawar, Johor. Majlis dihadiri Encik Othman, Pengurus Besar KEJORA bersama-sama semua Pengarah kampus, Kolej Komuniti Johor. Sebanyak 56 produk dipertandingkan. Tahniah kepada pemenang dan juga tuan rumah Kolej Komuniti Bandar Penawar kerana berjaya menguruskan pertandingan ini dengan jayanya. Diharapkan dapat berjumpa kembali di masa hadapan.

Appointment: Moderator/Speaker Publication Course, Faculty of Law, UiTM

Saya telah dilantik sebagai moderator/penceramah bagi program penulisan artikel anjuran Fakulti Undang-Undang, UiTM. InsyaAllah, program ini akan dilaksanakan di Port Dickson bermula 15 hingga 17 Ogos 2016. Terima kasih kepada Dekan, Fakulti Undang-Undang kerana sudi menjemput saya sebagai moderator/pemceramah bengkel ini. 

Appointment: Panel for Final Research Project, Maktab Koperasi Malaysia

Saya telah dilantik sebagai panel penilai projek akhir penyelidikan staf Maktab Koperasi Malaysia. Sebanyak 2 projek dibentangkan dihadapan saya dan beberapa orang ahli Lemabaga Pengarah, Maktab Koperasi Malaysia pada 2 Ogos 2016. Terima kasih kepada Maktab Koperasi Malaysia kerana menjemput saya sebagai panel penilai.

Appointment as Reviewer; Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine

AlhamduLillah, saya telah dilantik sebagai reviewer jurnal berprestij Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine bertaraf Q1. Terima kasih kepada Editor.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

External Examiner for Faculty of Plantation and Agrotechnology

Alhamdulillah, saya telah dipelawa oleh Fakulti Perladangan dan Agroteknologi sebagai penilai luar pra persediaan proposal peringkat sarjana sains penyelidikan. Pembentangan telah dibuat pada 15 Jun 2016 dan yang menarik pelajar cuba untuk menggunakan kaedah sains sosial dalam tesis kajian beliau. Semoga setiap cadangan yang diberikan oleh panel akan melayakkan pelajar ditabalkan graduat sarjana penyelidikan. Selamat berjaya

Appointment as Chief Jury KIK Jabatan Perdana Menteri

Alhamdulillah. Saya telah dilantik sebagai Ketua Penilai bagi pertandingan KIK peringkat Jabatan Perdana Menteri. Ini merupakan kali kedua saya dilantik sebagai ketua juri KIK Jabatan Perdana Menteri. 

Dikesempatan ini saya dan UiTM ingin mengucapkan ribuan terima kasih kepada pentadbiran Jabatan Perdana Menteri kerana memberi kepercayaan kepada saya
bagi menjalankankan tanggungjawab sebagai ketua juri.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Developing Theoretical Framework Course at UiTM

AlhanduLillah. Pada setiap semester, Insitut Pengajian Siswazah (IPSIS) UiTM akan menjemput saya bagi berkongsi pengetahuan dengan pelajar pasca siswazah dalam pembentukkan model kajian. Terima kasih kepada IPSIS kerana menjemput saya.

Publication Talk at Agensi Nuklear Malaysia

AlhamduLillah dan terima kasih kepada pentadbiran Agensi Nuklear Malaysia kerana memberi peluang kepada saya untuk berkongsi ilmu dalam penerbitan artikel jurnal berindeks. InsyaAllah berjumpa di Agensi Nuklear pada 19 Mei ini,

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Publication Talk: Malaysia Institute of Transport

Alhamdulillah, hari ini saya dijemput sebagai penceramah penulisan artikel bagi warga MiTrans. Seramai lebih 20 orang peserta hadir bagi program satu hari ini. Dikesempatan ini saya mengucapkan ribuan terima kasih kepada MiTrans kerana menjemput saya. Semoga dengan usaha ini akan meningkatkan lebih banyak hasil penulisan di UiTM.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Articles subscribed by Harvard and Cambridge

AlhamduLillah, artikel saya telah dimasukkan dalam katalog perpustakaan di universiti terkemuka Harvard dan Cambridge. Dengan itu, memberikan semangat saya untuk terus menulis bagi tujuan perkongsian ilmu dan meningkat pengetahuan setiap insan di muka bumi ini. 

Development of Conceptual Framework Course at IPS, UiTM

Pada setiap semester, saya dijemput oleh Institut Pengajian Siswazah (IPS) UiTM untuk menyampaikan penerangan kepada pelajar peringkat PhD dan MSc (Sains Sosial) terutamanya dalam pembentukkan Conceptual Framework. Alhamdulillah, setiap sesi penerangan telah memberikan sedikit sebanyak pengetahuan kepada pelajar untuk menyediakan conceptual framework selepas pembentukkan theoretical framework. Selamat belajar dan tamat pengajian. 

Invited Speaker: Publication Course at Community College, Bandar Penawar

AlhamduLillah, saya menerima jemputan dari Kolej Komuniti, Bandar Penawar bagi bengkel penulisan artikel dalam jurnal berindeks WOS/Scopus dan ERA. InsyaAllah bengkel ini akan berlangsung pada 15 April 2016. Terima kasih kepada pentadbiran Kolej Komuniti, Bandar Penawar kerana menjemput saya.