Muhamad Hariz
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A 3rd year PhD student at Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, with research experience in data mining, artificial intelligence, autonomous negotiation, optimization and statistics. Have two years experience as IT lecturer at AUCMS and 3 years experience as tutor at Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. Have a genuine interest in teaching and research, and aim to be a full-time lecturer. Have experiences in publishing research papers and journals and application of government and non-government research grants.
Key Skills

• Proficient in all areas of Microsoft Office, including Access, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
• Good communication skills, both written and verbal
• Good writing skill
• Teaching and research
• Programming
• Writing research grants (ERGS, FRGS and PRGS)

Employment History

PhD Student
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (November 2014 – Present)

Achievements and responsibilities:

• Two research papers and one journal published. One journal under review.
• Awarded PRGS research grants.

Graduate Research Assistant, Universiti Teknologi Petronas
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (November 2014 – Present)

Achievements and responsibilities:

• Responsible as a tutor and doing research works.
• Monitor student assignments, tutorials and presentations
• Closely work with the lecturers, which include preparing assignment questions.

System Analyst
Nissei Technology (M) Sdn. Bhd. (July 2014 – September 2014)

Achievements and responsibilities:

• Examine current systems (attendance, record, database, machines, etc.) and propose better solutions
• Examine and troubleshoot network problems
• System Administator
• Train staff about new softwares
• Liaise with external clients.
• Troubleshoot machinery software and computer problems

Faculty of Business, Allianze University College of Medical Sciences (April 2013 – September 2014)

Achievements and responsibilities:

• Give lectures to diploma and Bachelor`s students:
Management Information System, E-commerce, IT, Marketing, Management and Statistics
• Program Coordinator Business & IT Programs
• Plan for marketing
• Filing and other administrative duties

Research Officer / Assistant
Universiti Sains Malaysia (2009 – 2013)

Achievements and responsibilities:

• Research in the areas of data mining, artificial intelligence and statistics.
• Monitor industrial training students
• Secured a ERGS grant (No.203/PKOMP/6730002) from MOHE
• Filing and other administrative duties


Universiti Sains Malaysia/School of Computer Sciences

Master of Science in Computer Science by Research
(2010 – 2013)
• Data mining
• Artificial Intelligence
• Statistics

Bachelor in Computer Science
(2005 – 2008)
• Major in Software Engineering
• Minor in Management
• 2.9 CGPA

SA-100 UNIX Essentials Featuring the Solaris 10 OE by Sun Educational Services, (2010)
Java Programming Language, Microsoft Certificate Application Developer (MCAD), (2010)
Other Training
Preparation of PRGS Grant

SME Graduate Entrepreneur training


• Protocols for Agent-based Autonomous Negotiation: A Review , 2016.
• Dynamic Pricing for Cloud Service Negotiation, 2015.
• Hybrid Approaches Using Decision Tree, Naïve Bayes, Means and Euclidean Distance for Childhood Obesity Prediction. 2012.
• Comparative Study of Data Mining Techniques for Childhood Obesity and Overweight Predictions. 2013.
• MyHealthyKids: Intelligent Obesity Intervention System for Primary School Children in Malaysia. 2013.
• Parameter Identification and Selection for Childhood Obesity Prediction using Data Mining. 2012.
• Implementation of Hybrid Naïve Bayesian-Decision Tree for Childhood Obesity Predictions. 2012.
• A Framework of A Childhood Obesity Intervention Using Persuasive Web-Mobile Technology. 2012.
• Hybrid Approach Using Naive Bayes and Genetic Algorithm for Childhood Obesity Prediction. 2012.
• A Framework for Childhood Obesity Classifications and Predictions Using NBtree, 2011.
• Data Mining for Medical Systems: International Conference, 2012.
• A Survey on Utilization of Data Mining for Childhood Obesity Prediction. 2010.

Hobbies & Interests

Latest technology, Artificial Intelligence, sports, travelling and entreprenuership


References are available upon request.