Assoc. Prof. Dr. Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid
Deputy Dean (Academic & Student Development) & Assoc. Prof.

About Me

Management accounting, performance measurement, enterprise risk management, corporate governance
PhD Accounting (International Islamic University Malaysia), MBA (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia), B Sc. Accounting (Arkansas State Univ, USA), Post-graduate Diploma in Education (UTM)
Dr Siti Zaleha is an associate professor at the International Business School (IBS) of UTM International Campus since July 2010. Upon the completion of her first degree in BSc in Accounting from Arkansas State University, USA in 1985 she started her career as a lecturer at the MARA Institute of Commerce. She joined UTM in 1997 and pursued her MBA at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. She graduated in 1999 with the best student award. Prior to joining IBS, she was an accounting lecturer at College of Science and Technology of UTM International Campus. She was the coordinator for Cost Accounting and Management Accounting subjects and was appointed as the Head of the Accounting Program (2008 – 2010) and Coordinator of the Accounting Program (2003 - 2004). In 2009, she obtained a Ph.D in accounting from the International Islamic University. Her research was on management accounting systems in financial institution. Dr Siti Zaleha is an Associate Member of Malaysian Institute of Accountant, an advocate member of Certified Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA), a research panellist of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA) Center of Excellence Southeast Asia and a member of British Accounting and Finance Association. She is also a member of Harvard Business School Alumni Club of Malaysia. Her consultancy work includes the Strategic Business Planning and Development Consultancy for Adabi and the Curriculum Development Consultancy for KFC College. She is actively involved in research activities and has led four research projects. To date, Dr Siti Zaleha has authored and co-authored more than 70 articles and research papers in journals, conference proceedings and technical reports.


  1. Mokhber, M., Tan Gigi, Rasid, S. Z., Vakilbashi, A., Zamil, N. and Woon Seng, Y (2017).  Succession Planning and Family Business Performance in SMEs, Journal of Management Development, 26(3). Emerald [Scopus].

  2. Sanaz Ahmadpoor Samani, Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid and Saudah Sofian (2017). The Effect of Open-Plan Workspaces on Behavior and Performance among Malaysian Creative Workers. Global Business and Organizational Excellence, 36(3), 42-52. Wiley, [Scopus]. 


  1. Sohail Saeed, Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid and Rohaida Basiruddin (2016). Relationship between Intellectual capital and corporate performance of top Pakistani companies: An Empirical Evidence. International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital, 13(4), 376-396. Inderscience. [Scopus].

  2. Kiarash Ehtiat Karrahemi, Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid and Rohaida Basiruddin (2016). Cash Holdings and Corporate Governance: An Empirical Study on Malaysian Public Listed Companies. Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting, 6(4), 305-317. Inderscience. [Scopus]. 

  3. Sara Soltanizadeh, Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid, Nargess Golshan and Wan Khairuzzaman Wan Ismail (2016). Business strategy, enterprise risk management and organizational performance. Management Research Review, 39(9), 1016 – 1033. Emerald. [Scopus].

  4. Paul Chan Hong Kit, Siti Zaleha Abdul Rasid and Maizaitulaidawati Md Husin (2016). The impacts of Malaysian Managed Care on doctor-patient relationships, ethical practice of medicine and quality of care: A study on primary care physicians’ perception", International Journal of Healthcare Management, 1-8. [Scopus]

Seremban, Negeri Sembilan