Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Ms Puteri Sofia Binti Amirnuddin


BIOGRAPHY

Puteri Sofia Amirnuddin read law at University of Tasmania and continued reading law at Monash University where she was conferred with Master of Laws in 2010. She did her pupillage at Messrs Cheah Teh & Su in 2011 and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 2012. Her passion in research and education brought her into the academia in 2013. She is currently the Programme Director for Master of Laws and a law lecturer at Taylor’s University.

Her passion in teaching is evident as she was awarded with 'Exemplary Meritorious Award Staff' (EMAS) in October 2017. In addition to that, she has participated in International University Carnival on E-Learning 2017 at USIM, Nilai to showcase her method of teaching law. Her teaching pedagogy to incorporate the use of Augmented Reality has resulted in her winning a silver medal in the IUCEL 2017 conference. Her creativity in using technology in classroom has been noted and she was subsequently granted with E-Learning Grant from Taylor's INTELLECT. 

She has also been awarded with a Gold Award for her teaching innovation titled 'Redesigning Formative Assessments in teaching Land Law using Augmented Reality' at Redesigning Assessment for Holistic Learning ('RAHoLE') Conference 2017. The event was jointly organized by University Malaya and Ministry of Higher Education. In addition to that, she was also awarded with a special award 'Most Innovative' Award for her creative teaching using Augmented Reality in the same Conference. 

In May 2018, Puteri Sofia Amirnuddin was awarded with a Bronze Medal for TIMeS Spark Award for developing exciting TIMeS module site for Land Law. She has also introduced Neuro-Linguistic Programming content into Legal Skills & Methods module. As a result of her latest innovation, she has won a Gold Medal in the International University Carnival on E-Learning Conference 2018 held at IIUM, Gombak. Her innovation titled 'Closing the Humanization Gap: The Interplay between AI, AR and NLP in Legal Skills and Methods module' has received recognition by the Ministry of Education and MEIPTA.

In Nov 2018, Puteri Sofia Amirnuddin was awarded with President's Award for Transformative Teaching and Learning for her teaching innovation in teaching law. 

In August 2019, Puteri Sofia Amirnuddin received a Gold Award for her new teaching innovation using gamification in learning Legal Skills and Methods at the International University Carnival on E-Learning 2019 held at UNIMAS, Sarawak. 

Apart from teaching, Puteri Sofia Amirnuddin also published articles. She has published an article on 'The Impact of Globalization on Islamic Law in Malaysia' in the CRELDA Journal. She has also recently co-published two research papers in The Law Review 2017 relating to the 'Deregulation of the Taxi Industry in Malaysia' and also on 'Aspirations of a Young Law School'. She has presented various conference papers such as on 'Perspectives of Privacy in the context of Social Media', 'Preparing law graduates for a disruptive employment market: An analysis of university legal learning spaces' and many others. She is currently writing a paper on Augmented Reality Learning and Neuro-Linguistic Programming whilst at the same time working on her thesis relating to Competition Law through a PhD programme of study.



ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Senior Lecturer, Taylor's Law School, 01/03/2019 to present
  • Programme Director for Master of Laws programmes, Taylor's Law School, 01/07/2018 to present
  • Lecturer I, Taylor's Law School, Faculty of Business and Law, 28/08/2018 to 28/02/2019
  • Lecturer II, Taylor's Law School, Faculty of Business & Law, 01/10/2014 to 27/08/2018
  • Programme Director for Master of Laws programmes, Taylor's Law School, 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2018
  • Programme Leader for KDU-Oxford Brookes University Twinning Programme, School of Law, Faculty of Business and Law, KDU University College, 01/01/2013 to 30/09/2014
  • Lecturer, School of Law, Faculty of Business and Law, KDU University College , 01/07/2012 to 30/09/2014
  • Trainee Associate, Messrs Cheah Teh & Su, 01/06/2011 to 01/03/2012
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Master of Laws (Commercial Law), MONASH UNIVERSITY, Australia
  • Bachelor of Laws, UNIVERSITY OF TASMANIA, Australia
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Constitutional Law
  • Neuro Linguistic Programming
  • English Legal System
  • Legal Skills and Methods
  • Social Media and Privacy
  • Land Law
  • Research Methods
  • E-Learning (Augmented Reality)
  • Commercial Law (Competition law)
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Month/Year)
  • Legal Skills and Methods, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (04/2019)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (09/2019)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (03/2019)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (06/2019)
  • English Legal System, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2019)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (11/2018)
  • Legal Skills and Methods, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (06/2018)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (09/2018)
  • Legal Skills and Methods, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2018)
  • Research, Writing and Drafting, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (06/2017)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Land Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Land Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Research Methods 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (11/2017)
  • Land Law II, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Land Law II, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Legal Skills, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2016)
  • Land Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2016)
  • Land Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2016)
  • Land Law II, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2016)
  • Land Law II, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2016)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (09/2016)
  • Research Methods 1, Master Degree, Taylor's University (11/2016)
  • Land Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2015)
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2015)
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2015)
  • Land Law II, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2015)
  • English Legal System, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2015)
  • English Legal System, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2015)
  • Land Law I, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2014)
  • English Legal System, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2014)
  • UK Land Law, Bachelor Degree (08/2012)
  • UK Land Law, Bachelor Degree (08/2012)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book Chapter
2020
  • Amirnuddin, P.S., & Turner, J.T. (2020). Learning Law using Augmented Reality and Neuro-Linguistic Programming. In Kumar, P., Keppell, M.J., & Lim, C.L., (Eds), Preparing 21st Century Teachers for Teach Less, Learn More (TLLM) Pedagogies. London: IGI Global.
     
2018
  • Amirnuddin, P. S. (2018). Redesigning Formative Assessments for Land Law using AR. In F. A. Ghaffar, F. D. Yusop, N. A. Hamzaid, Z. F. Abu Hassan, A. S. Firdaus, & ADEC (Eds.), Redesigning Assessment for Holistic Learning: A Quick Guide for Higher Education (p. 155). ADEC, University of Malaya Press. Retrieved from https://umcms.um.edu.my/sites/adec/pdf/rahole2017/20180426QuickGuide.pdf
Article in Journals
2020
  • Amirnuddin, P.S., Mohamed, A.A.A., Ahmad, M.H. (2020) Transforming Legal Education In The Era Of Fourth Industrial Revolution, Current Law Journal, 2, ix - xxiv
     
  • Sia, C.C. & Amirnuddin, P. S. (2020). Self-regulated Lifelong Learning in Law Using LinkedIn. International Journal of Curriculum and Instruction 12 (Special Issue), 172-184
     
2019
  • Turner, J.T., Amirnuddin, P.S., Singh, H. (2019). University Legal Learning Spaces Effectiveness in Developing Employability Skills of Future Law Graduates, 16(1), 49-79 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
2018
  • Turner, J.J. and Amirnuddin, P.S. 2018. Social Media Privacy And The Law: Perspectives From Malaysian And Uk Consumers, SEARCH Journal.10(2), 31-58 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Amin, W. L. M., Zainudin, A.H., Amirnuddin, P.S. (2018) This Case Theory Law School: The Conundrum of Teaching or Having Impact?, e – Academia Special Issue GraCe, 159-169
     
2017
  • Talib, N., Iqbal Singh, H.S., Duraisingam, T.J., Sia, C.C. (2017). Aspirations of a Young Law School: Process, content and Direction, The Law Review 134-150.
      
  • Amirnuddin, P.S (2017) The Impact of Globalization on Islamic Law in Malaysia. 1(1), 53-68
     
  • Amirnuddin, P.S., Turner, J.J. and Kamarulzaman, A.N.A. 2017. The deregulation dilemma: Insight into perspectives of the taxi industry in Malaysia, The Law Review, 1, pp.90-119.
     
Article in Proceeding
2019
  • Amirnuddin, Puteri Sofia. “PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY CARNIVAL ON E-LEARNING (IUCEL) 2019.” PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY CARNIVAL ON E-LEARNING (IUCEL) 2019, pp. 18–20.
     
2017
  • Amirnuddin, P.S. 2018. Augmented Reality Learning: The Way Forward to Learn UK Land Law, presented at International University Carnival on e-Learning. USIM, Nilai. Centre for Global Open Access Learning.
     
Extended Abstract
2019
  • Amirnuddin, P.S. (2019). Inspiring Legal Innovations Interest Amongst Law Students through Gamification in Sustaining Futures for Lawyers.
2017
  • Amirnuddin, P. S. (2018a). Redesigning Formative Assessments for Land Law using AR’. In F. A. Ghaffar, F. D. Yusop, N. A. Hamzaid, Z. F. Abu Hassan, A. S. Firdaus, & ADEC (Eds.), Redesigning Assessment for Holistic Learning Conference 2017: Book of Abstract (p. 45). ADEC, University of Malaya Press. Retrieved from http://ebook.um.edu.my/Adec/rahole_book_of_abstract/mobile/index.html
     
Other Publications
2018
  • Amirnuddin, P. S. (2018b). Redesigning Formative Assessments for Land Law using AR. In F. A. Ghaffar, F. D. Yusop, N. A. Hamzaid, Z. F. Abu Hassan, A. S. Firdaus, & ADEC (Eds.), Voice of the Field. ADEC, University of Malaya Press. - Book Section
CONSULTANCY PROJECT
(Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
  • Legal Consultant, Regent Holdings Sdn Bhd, 03/07/2017 to 03/07/2019, Consultant  (Private/Industrial Sector)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
ONGOING
  • Dhalini Raj A/P Jayaraj, Master by Research  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • Rushmilla Rafique, Master by Research  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • Dr. Lim Hui Ling, Master by Research  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
ORAL PRESENTER
  • INSPIRING LEGAL INNOVATIONS INTEREST AMONGST LAW STUDENTS THROUGH GAMIFICATION IN SUSTAINING FUTURES FOR LAWYERS, INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY CARNIVAL ON E-LEARNING (IUCEL) 2019, 21/08/2019 to 22/08/2019, MEIPTA, MOE, UNIMAS and MyCeL (International)
  • Developing Future Workforce Skills Among Millennial Learners Using Augmented Reality in Higher Education, International Conference on Human Capital 2019, 28/11/2018 to 29/11/2018, Taylor's University (International)
  • Extinction of Lawyers in the Age of Automation: Preparing law students with Neuro-Linguistic Programming techniques to survive the Fourth Industrial Revolution, International Conference on Human Capital 2019, 28/11/2018 to 29/11/2018, Taylor's University (International)
  • Preparing future ready law graduates for employment: Analysing the role of university legal learning spaces, Taylor's Teaching and Learning Conference, 22/09/2018 to 23/09/2018, Taylor's University (National)
  • Empowering Learning space with Augmented Reality (AR) Applications A new immersive teaching & learning paradigm, Taylor's Teaching and Learning Conference, 22/09/2018 to 23/09/2018, Taylor's University (National)
  • Social media privacy and the law: Perspectives from Malaysian and UK consumers. , The 5th International SEARCH Conference, 18/05/2017 to 19/05/2017, Taylor's University (International)
POSTER PRESENTER
  • Closing the Humanization Gap: The Interplay of Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality and Neuro-Linguistic Programming in studying Legal Skills and Methods module, International University Carnival on E-Learning 2018, 12/09/2018 to 13/09/2018, International Islamic University Malaysia (International)
  • Redesigning Formative Assessments for Land Law using AR, Redesigning Assessment for Holistic Learning Conference, 20/11/2017 to 21/11/2017, University of Malaya (National)
  • Augmented Reality Learning: The Way Forward to Learn UK Land Law, International University Carnival on E-Learning, 25/09/2017 to 26/09/2017, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (International)
AWARDS AND STEWARDSHIP
(Name of Award/Stewardship),(Award Category),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
  • Gold Award (International University Carnival on E-Learning 2019), Education, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), 2019 (Gold Award for Innovative Teaching)
  • President's Award for Transformational Teaching and Learning, Education, Taylor's University, 2018 (President's Award)
  • Bronze Medal for SPARK Award, Competition, Taylor's University, 2018 (Top Innovative & Active TIMeS site)
  • Gold Medal (International University Carnival on E-Learning Conference 2018), Education, International Islamic University of Malaysia, 2018 (Gold Medal for Innovative Teaching)
  • Most Innovative Award for Poster titled 'Redesigning Formative Assessments for Land Law using Augmented Reality', Conference, University of Malaya (UM), 2017 (Creativity)
  • Gold Award for Poster titled 'Redesigning Formative Assessments for Land Law using Augmented Reality', Conference, University of Malaya (UM), 2017 (Best Poster Award)
  • E-Learning Grant, Education, Taylor's University, 2017 (Creativity)
  • Best Paper Award, Conference, Taylor's University, 2017 (Best Paper Award)
  • Silver Medal (International University Carnival on E-Learning Conference 2018), Conference, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), 2017 (Best Poster Award)
  • Exemplary Meritorious Staff Award, Education, Taylor's University, 2017 (Creativity)