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Angelina Seow Voon Yee

Associate Professor of Accounting,Director, NUBS Executive Education, Faculty of Social Sciences

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  • workRoom EB17 Block E
    Malaysia Campus
    Jalan Broga
    43500 Semenyih
    Selangor Darul Ehsan
    Malaysia
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Biography

Dr Yee began her career as an auditor and an accountant and she had gained wide international exposure in the area of accounting and auditing work while she was working in Australia, Singapore, United Kingdom and Malaysia. She is currently an Associate Professor in Nottingham University Business School. She was the Head of Business Engagement and Innovation Services Unit in the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, and the Director (Industry Collaboration/ Operations) in Nottingham MyResearch Sdn Bhd and Nottingham MyRIAD Solutions Sdn Bhd in 2011-2016. She was a council member of CPA Australia Malaysia Division for 2013-2015.

She received the Endeavour Executive Fellowship Award from Australia in 2015. She involves in writing a strategic plan and policy, and review of National Higher Education Strategic Plan for Ministry of Higher Education. She has also contributed to the Higher Education Blueprint. The strategic plan entitled 'Strategic Enhancement Plan for University-Industry/ Community Collaboration' focus on how university and industry can collaborates while 'R&D and Commercialisation' will outlines the policy and action plan related to commercialisation of R&D in Malaysia. She also involves in writing of a national science Act, appointed by Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) and committee of two focus groups for contributing to 11th Malaysia Master Plan. She was in the Committee of Knowledge Transfer Programme, and Committee of Innovation Agency Malaysia Triple Helix Alliance.

Dr Yee's research passions are mainly in the area relating to university-industry collaborations including evaluating and managing innovations, coaching and mentoring system and process, governance and accountability matters, and multicultural and multi-disciplinary approach on regional collaborations. She received research grants from Malaysian Accountancy Research and Education Foundation (MAREF), MOSTI, MoHE/MoE, Australian High Commission and CPA Australia Malaysian Division. She has written and managed more than RM1 million worth of research grants where she is either project leader or co-researcher.

She has presented the research findings for policy development. She is also invited to many national and international conferences. She is also the co-author of the book entitled "Auditing Principles and Assurance Services, Malaysia" published by CCH Malaysia. She also contributes to international journal publication and conferences as part of the scholarly activities. She is a corporate trainer and has a large network with industry mainly small and medium size companies in Malaysia from her working experience and research activities.

Being part of her contribution to the community, she was the Treasurer of Joint Management Body of Vista Amani Condominium, Vice President (Education & Welfare) of Malaysian Australian Alumni Council and President of Macquarie University Alumni Association Malaysia Chapter. She serves as adjudicator for Sarawak Chambers of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) Annual Corporate Report Awards for 2010 to 2013, Judge for "Innovative Youth, Future Business Leader 2013" Competition for KL Selangor Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Independent Judge for National Pitching & Networking Competition 2011 for MyPath Sdn Bhd.

She receives her education from Australia (Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting and Finance from University of Technology Sydney and Master of Commerce majoring in IT and IS from Macquarie University). She also completed her PhD from Northern University Malaysia and Postgraduate Certificate of Higher Education from University of Nottingham. She completed a sponsored program with LH Martin Institute, University of Melbourne. The program (Graduate Certificate - Tertiary Education Management) is sponsored by Sweden International Development Cooperation Agency.

Teaching Summary

Accounting, Auditing, Governance, Fraud,Strategic Management Accounting, Accounting Information Systems and Innovation Management related areas.

Research Summary

The following are my current research topics/grants:

1. Application of MFRS 13 Fair Value Measurement by Public Listed Non-Financial Companies in Malaysia on Financial Instruments and Non-Financial Assets

2. Innovation for Economic Transformation: Collaborative Model among Academic, Industries and Governments for Japan-ASEAN

3. Research in KTP problem statements of industry/community problems in ASEAN Region

Selected Publications

Past Research

The following are past research projects/grants:

1. University-Industry Linkages Status and Impact Analysis in Higher Education Institution in Malaysia

2. Impacting a School Impacting a Nation: Bringing Creativity and Innovation into Primary Education

3. Developing a Model for HRO Effectiveness - A Study in Malaysia

4. Review National Higher Education Strategic Plan (Higher Education Blueprint) Malaysia

5. Research, Development and Commercialisation Policy for Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia

6. Comparative Strategic Networks, Models and Frameworks for Fostering Alumni Relations: A Comprehensive Perspective

7. Centre of Excellence in Malaysia: Strategic Comparative Management Practices, Models and Governance

8. Perceptions of vocational education and training as a career pathway amongst Malaysian students, parents, teachers and career advisors

9. Strategic Performance Measurement System, Governance and Auditing Process of University-Industry Collaboration in Malaysia

10. Strategic Success Factors and Sustainability Indicators of Academia Industry Collaboration: Case Studies of Two Universities in Malaysia

11. Strategic Success Factors and Sustainability Indicators of Academia Industry Collaboration in Malaysia

Future Research

Any research related to university-industry collaborations, innovation management, knowledge or technology transfers, auditing and accounting standards and applications, etc.

  • TEE, C. M., YEE, A. S. V. and CHONG, A. L., 2019. Political Connections, Institutional Monitoring and Stock Price Crash Risk: Evidence from Malaysian Firms Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies. 21(4), 1-35
  • LIOW, L. S. M., CHONG, A. L. and YEE, A. S. V., 2018. Surviving small and medium tourism accommodation businesses: aligning strategic entrepreneurship orientations with industry programs International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business. 34(1), 35-67
  • ASHA BALECHE KATAMBA, ANGELINA SEOW VOON YEE, SHI MIN HOW and HSIN-VONN SEOW, 2017. The Impact of Information Systems on Financial Audit: An Over View of External Auditors’ Preparedness to Tackle Clients Automated Environment Advanced Science Letters. 23(11), 10692-10695
  • BALECHE, A. K., YEE, A. S. V., HOW, S. M. and SEOW, H. V., 2017. Information Systems Utilisation by External Auditors in Tanzania Review of Integrative Business and Economics Research. 6(4), 377-388
  • FAISAL, R., CHONG, A. L. and YEE, A. S. V., 2017. Systematic Review of Sustainable Knowledge Transfer Process in Government-Industry-Academia Consortium Asian Journal of Innovation and Policy. 6(3), 295-312
  • GOH, B. K. B., YEE, A. S. V., KENDALL, G. and CHONG, A. L., 2017. Industrial Research and Development Expenditure: Its Determinants and Propensity of Technology Transfer of Top Ten Companies in Malaysia, Singapore and Taiwan Asian Journal of Innovation and Policy. 6(3), 354-376
  • YEE, A. S. V., AVVARI, M. V., ABAS, Z., MOKHTAR, S., SALLEH, M. N. and ARIFFIN, A. S., 2017. Industry Needs and Wider University-Industry Collaborations: The ASEAN Scene The Journal of Australian and Asian Studies. 2, 58-65
  • KENDALL, G., YEE, A. S. V. and MCCOLLUM, B., 2016. Is There a Role for Publication Consultants and How Should Their Contribution be Recognized? Science and Engineering Ethics. 1-8
  • KENDALL, G., BAI, R., BLAZEWICZ, J., CAUSMAECKER, P. D., GENDREAU, M., JOHN, R., LI, J., MCCOLLUM, B., PESCH, E., QU, R., SABAR, N., BERGHE, G. V. and YEE, A. S. V., 2016. Good Laboratory practice for Optimisation Research Journal of Operational Research Society. 66(11), 1-14
  • SIM, S.C. and YEE, S.V., 2016. Exploring Human Resource Outsourcing Trends in Malaysia Proceedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences. 224, 491-498
  • FUJIKAWA, T., CHONG, A. L., YEE, A. S. V., YONEDA, H. and YONG, D. Y., 2016. Case Studies on University-Industry Collaborations in Malaysia and Japan: A Perspective from Industry Respondents The Journal of Australian and Asian Studies. 1, 33-42
  • LIOW, L. S. M., CHONG, A. L. and YEE, A. S. V., 2015. A Conceptual Framework on the Success Factors of Business Performance for Small and Medium Enterprises in the Malaysian Accommodation Industry The International Journal of Business & Management. 3(4), 116-126
  • YEE, A. S. V., CHONG, A. L. and KENDALL, G., 2015. Managing University-Industry Collaborations in Malaysia by Examining its Critical Success Factors: A Dyadic Approach World Review of Business Research. 5(3), 213-230
  • YEE, A. S. V., 2015. The Ecosystem and Practices of University-Industry Collaborations In: Presentation to Centre for Asian Australia Studies, Otemon Gakuin University, Japan.
  • YEE, A. S. V., 2015. Do universities conduct applied research aligned with industry needs? In: Innovating Malaysia Conference 2015.
  • YEE, A. S. V., 2015. University-Industry Collaborations: What Works In: Technology Transfer in a Globalised Economy.
  • YEE, S. V., CHONG, A. L. and KENDALL, G., 2014. Managing University-Industry Collaborations in Malaysia by Examining its Critical Success Factors: A Dyadic Approach In: 29th International Business Research Conference.
  • HAJI HARUN, M. K., AHMAD, A. R., ABDUL RAHMAN, A., YEE, A. S. V., WAN, C. D., ABDUL RAZAK, D., HAROON, H. A., LEE, M. N. N., ISMAIL, R., SOKARNO, D., MOHD GHAZALI, A. F., LIM, A. B. and MOHAMED, R., 2014. Review of the National Higher Education Strategic Plan: Higher Education Leads Malaysia’s Future. Ministry of Education, Malaysia.
  • CHONG, A. L., YEE, S. V. and ABAS, Z., 2013. Performance Measures of Strategic University-Industry Collaborations in Malaysia: Dyadic Multicases Approach The CREAM (Current Research in Malaysia).
  • YEE, S. V., CHONG, A. L., ABAS, Z. and KONG, N. C. C., 2013. Sustainable Engagement Networks of Alumni Relation in Malaysia: The Mixed Method Approach In: Global Higher Education Forum 2013.
  • ABAS, Z., YEE, S. V., CHONG, A. L., TAM, K. C. and OTHMAN, A., 2013. Research, Development and Commercialisation Policy for Ministry of Education
  • YEE, S. V., 2013. Managing Commercialisation of Technology from Universities In: Commercialisation of Nanotechnology Seminar.
  • YEE, S. V., 2013. Sharing on Nottingham MyResearch Sdn Bhd In: National Conference on Services Sector 2013.
  • YEE, S. V., 2013. R&D Landscape & Opportunities in Malaysia In: R&D Landscape & Opportunities.
  • YEE, S. V. A., ABU TALIB, M., NIK HASSAN, N. H. and MUHAMMAD SHARIFF PAUL, A. S., eds., 2013. Journeys of Learning in Malaysian Higher Education: Transforming Lives Publicite Design Solutions.
  • CHIN, W. Y., YEE, S. V., ABAS, Z. and CHONG, A. L., 2012. Centre of Excellence in Malaysia: An Analysis of Factors Contributing to its Sustainability In: Conference organised by Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
  • CHONG, A. L., ABAS, Z. and YEE, S. V., 2012. Performance Measure of Strategic University-Industry Collaborations in Malaysia: Dyadic Multicases Approach In: Conference Organised by Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
  • ABAS, Z., YEE, S. V. and CHONG, A. L., 2012. University-Industry Collaboration: Comparative strategic Collaborative Management Practices In: 9th International Conference on Cooperative & Work Integrated Education.
  • OBI, Q. N., YEE, S. V. and LEONG, C. F., 2012. Examining the marketing strategies/tools for natural vanilla in Malaysia In: Malaysian International Conference on Trends in Bioprocess Engineering 2012.
  • LEONG, C. F., YEE, S. V. and OBI, Q. N., 2012. Identifying the antioxidant potential of natural vanilla oil extracted via an alcohol free extraction process In: Malaysian International Conference on Trends in Bioprocess Engineering 2012.
  • CHONG, A. L., YEE, S. V. and ABAS, Z., 2012. Sustaining university-industry collaborations: Comparative strategic collaborative management practices. In: KOO, Y. L., SHUIB, M. and KAUR, S., eds., Sustaining Higher Education Policy through Research Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
  • YEE, S. V., CHIN, W. Y., CHONG, A. L. and ABAS, Z., 2012. Sustaining Centres of Excellence in Malaysia: Strategic comparative management practices. In: KOO, Y. L., SHUIB, M. and KAUR, S., eds., Sustaining Higher Education Policy through Research Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia. 232
  • SUBRAMANIAM, G., NAIN, Z., ANG, P. M. M., HASHIMAH, I. and GATES, P., 2012. Baby Abandonement and Premarital Sex: Prevention and Intervention in Higher Education
  • YEOH, P. P. W., YEE, S. V., GONSALVIZ, A. and LIM, C. T., 2012. A Decade of MACC Scholarship: The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC) The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC).
  • YEE, S. V. and KONG, N. C. C., 2012. MyAlumni Consortium In: NHESP Global Reach - MyAlumni Workshop.
  • ANG, P. M. M., GOMEZ, B. J., NAIN, Z., SUBRAMANIAM, G. and YEE, S. V., 2012. Baby Abandonment and Youth Pre-marital Sex: Towards Prevention and Action in Higher Education. In: KOO, Y. L., SHUIB, M. and KAUR, S., eds., Sustaining Higher Education Policy through Research Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia. 232
  • YEE, S. V., 2012. Commercialisation of R&D In: 1st BIMP-EAGA & IMT-GT Business Transformation Leaders Conference.
  • YEE, S. V., & LIEW, J. S., 2011. Comparative studies on key indicators used in performance measurement system of polytechnics' academic staff In: 2nd International Conference on Business and Economic Research 2011.
  • YEE, S. V., CHONG, A. L., ABAS, Z., & CHIN, W. Y., 2011. Development of Consortium of CoEs in Malaysia:Developing Criteria for Consortium-based Thrust CoE In: Conference Organised by MoHE.
  • YEE, S. V., & LIM, S. W., 2011. Investigating critical challenges faced by polytechnics: a comparative study In: 2nd International Conference on Business and Economic Research 2011.
  • ABAS, Z., YEE, S. V., & CHONG, A. L., 2011. Consortium-based University-Industry Collaborations (Framework)
  • YEE, S. V., CHONG, A. L., ABAS, Z., & CHIN, W. Y., 2011. Criteria for Consortium-based Thrust CoE
  • MOHE, 2010. Directory of Centres of Excellence in Malaysia 2010/11 Ministry of Higher Education.
  • ABAS, Z., YEE, S. V., CHONG, A. L., & CHIN, W. Y., 2010. Centres of Excellence in Malaysia: Strategic Comparative Management Practices, Models and Governance
  • YEE, S. V., ABAS, Z., & CHONG, A. L., 2009. Factors Contributing to Successful and Sustainable University-Industry Collaborations and Commercialization of R&D in Malaysia
  • YEE, S. V., KONG, C. C., HENG, Y. S., LOEW, Y. J., & LOW, K. S., 2009. Examining VET Courses Propensity and Reasons of Choice In: International Conference on Development 2009.
  • YEE, S. V., LIM, S. W., LAM, M. Y., & KOH, Z. Y., 2009. Factors contributing to sustainable university-industry collaborations (UIC) in Malaysia In: Regional Conference on the Humanities 2009.
  • YEE, S. V., ABAS, Z., CHONG, A. L., & YUSOFF, M. A., 2009. Comparative studies on models of University-Industry Collaborations: The Dyad Approach In: SEAAIR 2009.
  • CHONG, A. L., ABAS, Z., YEE, S. V. & YUSOFF, M. A., 2009. Resource based performance measurement system of strategic university-industry collaborations In: SEAAIR 2009.
  • ABAS, Z., YEE, S. V., & CHONG, A. L., 2009. University-Industry Collaborations: Comparative strategic collaborative management practices
  • YEE, S. V., & ABAS, Z., 2008. Strategic Success Factors and Sustainability Indicators of Academia Industry Collaboration in Malaysia
  • CHONG, A. L., ABAS, Z., & YEE, S. V., 2008. Strategic Performance Measurement System, Governance and Auditing Process of University-Industry Collaboration in Malaysia In: World Universities Forum 2008.
  • YEE, S. V., ABAS, Z., & CHONG, A. L., 2008. Strategic Success Factors and Sustainability Indicators of Academia Industry Collaboration:Case Studies of Two Universities in Malaysia In: World Universities Forum 2008.
  • YEE, S. V., LIEW, Y., NEO, P. Y., LONG, M. M., & OOI, S. C., 2008. Examining elements that motivate SMEs to collaborate with universities to gain competitive advantage In: ECER Regional Conference 2008.
  • CHONG, A. L., & YEE, S. V., 2007. Auditing Principles and Assurance Services, Malaysia CCH Asia Pte Limited.
  • YEE, S. V., 2007. Strategic Success Factors of Academia Industry Collaboration in Malaysia In: Accounting Studies International Conference.

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