Mohamad Hidayat Jamal is a senior lecturer at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). He obtained his PhD in the field of coastal engineering in 2011 from University of Plymouth, UK. Before that he already obtained Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Master of Engineering (Hydraulics and Hydrology) from UTM. He has been working at UTM since 2002. He is serving the Department of Water and Environmental Engineering, School of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, UTM. He has taught several subjects such as Fluid Mechanics, Hydraulics, Integrated Design Project, Coastal Engineering, Water Supply Engineering and Port & Harbour Engineering.