Lecturer, Creative Content Creator
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Visual Communication and Educational Technology

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zaleha Abdullah or known as Dr. Zac has expertise in Visual Communication and Educational Technology. Her expertise covering these two different areas has greatly assisted the university in various branding efforts which require creative thinking in producing entertaining or educational materials to provide understanding and attract the interest of the masses. 

She has received many awards and recognition including ‘Recognised Research Supervisor’ by the UK Council for Graduate Education (UKCGE), Outstanding e-Learning Award, Nominated by UNESCO Malaysia to compete in the UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education, Shortlisted in The Wharton-QS Stars Reimagine Education, and many more.

My Areas of Interest

My research focus on developing educators’ and also Higher Education students’ creativity in design and developing technological online teaching aids such as website and educational videos.

" Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you're passionate about something, then you're more willing to take risks "

My stories & Updates


Keynote: AI in Education

Excited to share insights on AI in education as a keynote speaker at three conferences this year, 2023. It's not just about delivering information but this is also a valuable co-learning method for me #AIinEducation...

Activity Theory

Sharing knowledge on using Activity Theory as an analytical tool. UTM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZ8_40BiidQ&t=695s UKM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9aRKv8zVr8&t=8s 

My Publications



Journal Proceedings

Book & Chapters


Technical Report

My Highlights

My creative works


Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
81310 Johor Bahru, Johor