Rector of International Islamic University Malaysia
Name : Prof. Dato’ Sri Dr. Zaleha Kamaruddin
Date of Birth : 26th November 1961
Place of Birth : Raub, Pahang
: Bachelor of Law degree (Hons) at University of Malaya, Master in Comparative Laws at IIUM, Advanced Diploma in Shariah Law and Practice at IIUM, PhD Comparative Family Laws (Civil and Shariah) at University of London.
: Fifth Rector, International Islamic University Malaysia.
:DPMS, DIMP in 2007, SSAP from HRH Sultan of Pahang which carries the titile of Dato’ Sri.
: Principal (Mudirah) of Sayydatina Khadijah Residential College, Deputy Dean of Student Affairs, Deputy Dean of Research Management Centre, Dean of Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Dean of Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws, Deputy Director-General of the Institute for Islamic Understanding Malaysia (IKIM).
INVOLVEMENT IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
: Member of the Board of Governors for Asian Law institute based at National University of Singapore, panel member for the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (Law Programmes), Ministry of Higher Education, member of Governance and Law Cluster under the National Council of Professors, Chief Editor of Tafhim: IKIM Journal of Islam and the Contemporary World, member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Muslim Unity (IIUM), Journal of Governance and Law (UUM), Journal of Shariah and Law (IIUI), refree of International Journal of Economic, Social and Global Studies, International University of Sarajevo member of the Selangor State Council of Religious Affairs (MAIS), member of the Technical Committee on Shariah and Civil Laws, Department of Islamic Religious Affairs, Prime Ministers Department, member in the National Religious Council.
:2004 and 2005 award by the university on Quality Day, the Excellent Researcher Award (Kulliyyah Level) and won the Excellent Research Award (Kulliyyah Level) in2008 for their effort documenting development of Family Law and Succession Law in Malaysia for Kluwer Law International, an international publisher based in the Netherlands.