Academic qualifications

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

Ph.D. (Urban and Regional Planning)                                                                                                                                         2017

Thesis: Institutional Property-Rights of Residential Public Open Space (POS) in Sabah, Malaysia.


Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

Bachelor in Science (Land Administration and Development) First-Class Honors                                                                                                                                            2012

Final Year Project: Sabah’s Practice in Granting Ownership on Road Reserve and Open Space after Subdivision of Land.



Land and urban planning laws and public policies (governance) study, resource governance and management, new institutional economics (ecological economics), land and urban economics, climate changes and cities, commons & public goods studies, property management & development process, social-ecological system framework, behavioural study, behavioural economics in real estate valuation and management, game theory, research methodology, Institutional Analysis Development (IAD), low-carbon society study, housing studies, social dilemmas, self-organising and collective action theories.