Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Mr Vinod J Nair A/L K J Nair


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Editor and Art Director, Kreatif Beats - Regional Creative Online Magazine, 01/08/2018 to present
  • Senior Lecturer II, Faculty of Innovation & Technology, 08/04/2010 to present
  • Programme Director, The Design School, 30/04/2015 to 31/10/2018
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Master of Teaching & Learning, TAYLOR'S UNIVERSITY, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Applied Arts, SIR J.J INSTITUTE OF APPLIED ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF MUMBAI, India
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Pertubuhan Wakaf Reka Grafik Malaysia (wREGA) or Graphic Design Association of Malaysia, Annual Member, 2005 to 2019 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Design Education (Art and Design, Photography)
  • Graphics Arts (Typography, Typeface Design)
  • Photography (Portraiture, Fashion and Documentary)
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Month/Year)
  • Publishing Design, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2019)
  • Advanced Typography, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2018)
  • Typography, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2016)
  • Advertising, Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2015)
  • Advertising Principles And Practice, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2015)
  • Publishing II: Mass Communication, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2015)
  • Advertising Campaign, Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2015)
  • Introduction To Photography, Foundation , Taylor's University (01/2013)
  • Basic Photography, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2011)
  • Graphic Design II, Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2011)
  • Graphic Design I, Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2011)
  • Typography, Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2010)
  • Electronic Publishing, Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2010)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book
2014
  • Nair, V. J. (2014). Basic Photography. Kuala Lumpur, Selangor: School of Architecture Building And Design, Taylor's University.
Article in Journals
2016
  • Nair, Vinod J. (2016). Perceptions and Perceived Benefits of Continuous Professional Development Courses: Lecturers’ Perspective. Journal of Interdisciplinary Research in Education (JIRE). Vol. 6, Issue 1, 2016, pp. 35-51.
2015
  • Nair, Vinod J. & Jain, J. (2015). Inhibitive Factors That Led to the Underperformance of a Student when Learning the Zone System. Journal of Interdisciplinary Research in Education (JIRE) Vol. 5, Issue 1, 2015, pp. 69–90.
Monograph
2019
  • Nair, Vinod J. (2019). The Malaysian Number Plate: Typefaces Designed by Vinod J. Nair. KL, Wilayah Persekutuan: Taylor's Press
Articles in Magazines
2019
  • Nair, Vinod J. (2019, January 7). Should Not The Aim Of Life, Be An Aim In Education? Retrieved from: https://kreatifbeats.com/2019/01/07/should-not-the-aim-of-life-be-an-aim-in-education
     
  • Nair, V. (2019, March 28). The Forgotten Stencil Typeface. Retrieved from: https://kreatifbeats.com/2019/02/28/the-forgotten-stencil-typeface/
     
  • Nair, V. (2019, July 23). Contemplating the Nature of Change in Institutions of Learning. Retrieved from: https://kreatifbeats.com/2019/07/23/contemplating-the-nature-of-change-in-institutions-of-learning/
     
2018
  • Nair, Vinod J. (2018, Aug, 1). A Standardised Number Plate Typeface For Malaysia. Retrieved from: https://kreatifbeats.com/2018/08/01/a-standardized-number-plate-typeface-for-malaysia-proposal/
     
  • Nair, Vinod J. (2018, September 24). Should Creative Disciplines Be Evaluated Differently in Universities? Retrieved from: https://kreatifbeats.com/2018/09/24/should-creative-disciplines-be-evaluated-differently-in-universities/
     
2014
  • Nair, Vinod J. (2014, February 19). Lost and Found: Rediscovering the Malay Hindu-Buddhist Civilisation of Lembah Bujang. Retrieved from https://thebsidemagazine.wordpress.com/2014/02/19/lost-and-found/
     
CONSULTANCY PROJECT
(Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
  • Guiding Food Phosphate Intake in Chronic Kidney Disease: What The Patient Needs To Know Learn, And Practice?, Sanofi, 01/03/2018 to 29/06/2019, Consultant  (Private/Industrial Sector)
  • SentulWorks Exhibition 2016, YTL Singapore, 24/10/2016 to 24/11/2016, Consultant and Designer (Private/Industrial Sector)
  • Taylor's Inside Out '15, The Design School, 27/07/2015 to 07/08/2015, Coordinator (Private/Industrial Sector)
  • Ten Years of Visual Disobedience: 100 Political Posters by Fahmi Reza, Self Initiated and Funded, 02/05/2014 to 16/05/2014, Coordinator (Private/Industrial Sector)
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHT (IPR)
(Product Name),(Type),(Level)
  • MYNO Typeface, Copyright (National)
  • Stenz (c) Stencil Typeface, Copyright (National)
  • MYNO Extended, Copyright (National)
  • NOMY Typeface, Copyright (National)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • Teach Less, Learn More' Workshop, Research, 17/05/2017 to 17/05/2017
  • Learning Outcome Review Workshop (TDS only), Research, 16/03/2017 to 16/03/2017
  • Website Design: Adobe Muse (2)(TDS only), Research, 14/03/2017 to 14/03/2017
  • Website Design: Adobe Muse (SABD only), Research, 09/03/2017 to 09/03/2017
  • Printmaking Workshop (TDS only), Research, 08/03/2017 to 15/03/2017