Naomie Salim is a passionate lecturer whom not only focusing on teaching-based but also participated actively in researching. She has over 20 years of working experience and has produced various scientific research publications, as well as supervised over 100 of students undergraduate and postgraduate. Her area of expertise ranging in Information Retrieval, Database Systems, Chemical Informatics, Text Mining and also Big Data.

She has received various awards and honors throughout her career. One of the most acknowledgeable is that she has been awarded with Indexed Journal Award, Citra Karisma, by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for six (6) consecutive years (2012-2017). In 2016, she has been awarded with Anugerah Kecemerlangan Perkhidmatan by School of Computing, UTM. She won Gold Medal for best research group (SCRG) in the school. She was also nominated as one of the finalists for SEARCC International Awards.

She has been elected as members of senate, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for several of consecutive years. Additionally, she is the head research for group of Soft Computing Research Group (SCRG), School of Computing and currently holds a position as Deputy Dean of Innovation & Research at Faculty Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM).

If you are interested in her area of expertise, please contact her at +607 5538726 or email her at Thank you for your interest.


Professional Memberships:

  1. Member, American Chemical Society (Membership no. 30038400)
  2. Professional Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) (Membership No. 5373289)
  3. Professional Member, Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (Membership No. 90705207)
  4. Member, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (Membership No. 80331301)
  5. Member, Chemical Structure Association
  6. Malaysian Council For Computer in Education
  7. Malaysian Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Society (Protem Committee Member)

Short Courses (Certificate):

  1. Database Planning & Database Trends (N48, N52 Information Systems Officers INTAN/JPA Training)
  2. System Development (N48, N52 Information Systems Officers INTAN/JPA Training)
  3. Database Planning, Design & Administration (Advanced IT Institute)
  4. Management Information Systems (for UTM Assistant Registrars)
  5. Databases (for FELCRA Computer Center staffs)
  6. MS SQL Server (for UTM Computer Science students)
  7. MS Access (for Ministry of Education, KEJORA & Forestry Dept.)
  8. MS Office – Train the Trainers (for Ministry of Education, Information Technology Training Center trainers, Information Technology Training Center franchisees)
  9. MS Office (for Ministry of Defense, Sime Sembawang, KEJORA)
  10. Computer Appreciation (for Land Survey Dept. of Malaysia, Malaysian Air Force Engineering Div.