Institute Of Graduate Studies

   

 

 

   

Name : Farha Binti Abdol Ghapar
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EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
2008 - 2012                                                                                     :

Doctor of Philosophy (Economi), Monash University Clayton, Australia
 

2000 -2001 :

Master of Business Administration , Universiti Teknologi MARA – Shah Alam, Malaysia

 

1996- 1998  :

 

 Bachelor of Science in Human Environmental Sciences ,University of Missouri – Columbia, U.S.A.

 

WORKING EXPERIENCES
April 2014 –Present : Senior Lecturer , Kolej University Poly-Tech Mara 
September 2013- March 2015   Postgraduate Program Coordinator - UiTM Johor
April 2011 – March 2014 : Senior Lecturer - UiTM Johor 
April 2002 - March 2011   Lecturer - UiTM Johor
AWARD RECEIVED/PROJECT FUNDED
2015 :

Best Paper Award at the Academy for Global Business Advancement (AGBA) Conference 2015, Universiti Malaysia Pahang

2014 :

Intellectual Property Order of Merit at the 2014 World Inventor Award Festival (WIAF), Seoul, Korea

2013  

1. Gold Medal at the National Invention, Innovation, and Design (NIID), UiTM Perak

2. Best of the Best Medal in Humanities and Social Sciences at the National Invention, Innovation, and Design (NIID), UiTM Perak

2008  

Best Runner-Up Paper at the 17th International Conference on Management of Technology (IAMOT 2008) in Dubai.

PUBLICATION
 2015  

      1. Yunos, R.M., Nazaruddin, N., Ghapar, F. A., Ahmad, S.A. & Zakaria, N. (2015). Working Capital Management in Malaysian Government-Linked Companies. Procedia Economics & Finance, 31, 573-580.

2.Ghapar, F. A (2015). Knowledge Spillovers via Patenting Activity and the Financial Performance of Malaysian Firms. Paper presented at the Academy of Global Business Advancement (AGBA) Conference 2015, Universiti Malaysia Pahang.

3. Ridzuan, S.N.M, Ghapar, F. A., & Veera, K.S. (2015). Trademark Activity for Sustainable Growth in an Emerging Economy. Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Innovation for Sustainability and Growth (MISG), 1, 119-125, Kuala Lumpur.

4. Yayanto, N.K.E., Ghapar, F. A., & Ismail, N. (2015). Industrial Design Protection for Sustainable Growth in Malaysian Firms’ Financial Performance. Proceedings of the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Innovation for Sustainability and Growth (MISG), 1, 126-135, Kuala Lumpur.

5. Veera, K.S., Othman, A.A., Ghapar, F. A., Ramli, A.R., & Sayuti, N.M. (2015). Measuring Internal and External Supply Chain Integration. Proceedings of the 25th International Business Information Management Association (IBIMA) Conference, 1157-1172, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

6. Ghapar, F. A. (2015). How Did You Survive?  Useful Lessons in a PhD Journey… (Part 1). In Samsudin, Z. (Ed.), Insight (pp. 6-7). Kuala Lumpur: KPTMKL.

 

 

 

2014

 

    : 1. Ghapar, F., Brooks, R., & Smyth, R. (2014). The Impact of Patenting Activity on the Financial Performance of Malaysian Firms. Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 19(3), 445-463.

2. Thirunavukkarasu, K., Ramli, A.R., Othman, A.A., Ghapar, F. A., Zubir, M.A., Veera, P.K.S. (2014). Logistics and Supply Chain Management – A Malaysian Perspective. Petaling Jaya: Malaysia Logistics and Supply Chain Association (MLSCA).

3. Ghapar, F. A., Brooks, R., & Smyth, R. (2014). Knowledge Spillovers via Patenting Activity and the Financial Performance of Malaysian Firms. Paper presented at the Australian Academy of Business and Social Sciences Conference 2014, Kuala Lumpur.

 

 2013  

       1. Ghapar, F., Brooks, R., & Smyth, R. (2013). The Impact of Patenting Activity on the Financial Performance of Malaysian Firms. Department of Economics Monash University Discussion Paper Series, 22/13, 1-24. Retrieved from

 http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/eco/research/papers/2013/index.html

 

 2009      

       1. Chandran, V. G. R., Ghapar, F. A., & Veera, P. K. S. (2009). The Role of Collaboration, Market and Intellectual Property Rights Awareness in University Technology Commercialization. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management, 6(4), 363-378.

       2. Ghapar, F. A. (2009). The Future of Innovation is Inspired by the Intellectual Property System. In B. V. Stamm & A. Trifilova (Eds.), The Future of Innovation (pp. 454-455). Surrey: Gower Publishing.

 

 

 2008  

Chandran, V. G. R., Veera, P. K. S., & Ghapar, F. A. (2008). The Commercialization of Research Results among Researchers in Public Universities and Research Institutions. Asian Profile, 36(3), 235-250.