Secretary of the Association of Technical and Vocational Education Malaysia
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Technical and Engineering Education Department
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Dr. Yusri Kamin is currently a Senior Lecturer and as a Head, Department of Technical and Engineering Education Department, Faculty of Education, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He obtained Bachelor of Technology with Education (Mechanical Engineering) and a Master of Education with Specialization in Technical and Vocational Education) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and PhD (Technical and Vocational Education) from La Trobe University, Melbourne Australia. Among the positions that he held were Head of Department Technical and Vocational and Academic Manager for External Program. He actively involved in conducting research on Developing Model of Preparing Mechanical Program at College Vocational In Malaysia, students preparedness for the workplace in mechanical, work-based learning, employability skill, generic green skill and scenario-based learning. In addition he has written numerous papers and presented at national and international conferences and seminar. Yusri is also a reviewer for the Journal of Asian Academic Society for Vocational Education and Training (JAVET), Journal for Technical and Vocational Education Malaysia, and panel of assessor for Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). At present, he is the secretary of the Association of Technical and Vocational Education Malaysia.