Haryati Yaacob is  a  senior lecturer in Faculty Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. She  graduated with a Bachelor  degree in Civil Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, a Master of Science in Highway Management and  Engineering  from University of Birmingham, UK   and a Doctor of Philosophy in Highway Materials from University of Ulster, UK. Her field of interests are highway materials and design, pavement surface characteristics and  pavement condition assessment.