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Vanitha Ponnusamy

Assistant Professor of Organisational Management, Campus Senior Tutor, School Senior Tutor., Faculty of Social Sciences

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Biography

I have a combined background on sociology and management studies. Hence I can engage in relevant interdisciplinary research topics that either requires a socioeconomic, or organisational management input.

Teaching Summary

I have taught in the past various modules under Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management subject group. Also I am teaching modules integrating sociology into management and economy such… read more

Research Summary

I am currently engaged in research on Responsible Business Practices (specifically on sustainability) and Interdisciplinary research on Elephant Conservation in Peninsular Malaysia. I am a… read more

Recent Publications

  • NAGULENDRAN, K., PADFIELD, R., AZIZ, S.A., AMIR, A.A., RAHMAN, A.R.A., LATIFF, M.A., ZAFIR, A., QUILTER, A.G., TAN, A., ARIFAH, S., AWANG, N., AZHAR, N., BALU, P., GAN, P.C., HII, N., REZA, M.I.H., LAVANYA, R.I.L., LIM, T., MAHENDRA, S., RAYAN, D.M., MCGOWAN, S., PAXTON, M., MOHAMED, Z., SALLEH, D.M., ABDULLAH, M.T., IBRAHIM, N.A.N., PUAN, C.L., CLEMENTS, G.R., MOHAMED, I.S.M., SHASHI, K., SIVANANTHAN, E., SHARMA, D.S.K., SURIN, S., PONNUSAMY V., WADEY, J., HASMAH, W.M.W., WONG, E.P., WONG, P.M., YEAP, C.A., CAMPOS-ARCEIZ, A. and WICH, S., 2016. A multi-stakeholder strategy to identify conservation priorities in Peninsular Malaysia Cogent Environmental Science: Vol. 2. 2(1), 1254078
  • VANITHA PONNUSAMY, PRAVEENA CHAKRAPANI, LIM TECK WYN and AHIMSA CAMPOS-ARCEIZ, 2016. Farmers’ Perceptions and Attitudes towards Government-Constructed Electric Fences in Peninsular Malaysia 45, 4-11
  • MANIAM KALIANNAN and MATHEW ABRAHAM, 2016. Effective Talent Management in Malaysian SMEs: A Proposed Framework”, The Journal of Developing Areas Journal of Developing Areas. 50(5), 393-401
  • LUCY BAILEY, 2016. Student Involvement in Teaching and Learning Processes. In: Emerging Trends in Higher Education Pedagogy Wawasan Open University Press.

In the past I have done community organising and research on voluntary basis for urban poor, especially on housing issues. Currently I am assist on a voluntary basis on developmental issues for destitute children in a home.

I have taught in the past various modules under Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management subject group. Also I am teaching modules integrating sociology into management and economy such as Economy & Society, and Managing in Asia. Currently I have embarked on teaching strategy oriented subjects such Approaches To Environment Management and Sustainable Decisions and Organizations.

Current Research

I am currently engaged in research on Responsible Business Practices (specifically on sustainability) and Interdisciplinary research on Elephant Conservation in Peninsular Malaysia. I am a co-investigator for MEME (Management and Ecology of Malaysian Elephants)

  • NAGULENDRAN, K., PADFIELD, R., AZIZ, S.A., AMIR, A.A., RAHMAN, A.R.A., LATIFF, M.A., ZAFIR, A., QUILTER, A.G., TAN, A., ARIFAH, S., AWANG, N., AZHAR, N., BALU, P., GAN, P.C., HII, N., REZA, M.I.H., LAVANYA, R.I.L., LIM, T., MAHENDRA, S., RAYAN, D.M., MCGOWAN, S., PAXTON, M., MOHAMED, Z., SALLEH, D.M., ABDULLAH, M.T., IBRAHIM, N.A.N., PUAN, C.L., CLEMENTS, G.R., MOHAMED, I.S.M., SHASHI, K., SIVANANTHAN, E., SHARMA, D.S.K., SURIN, S., PONNUSAMY V., WADEY, J., HASMAH, W.M.W., WONG, E.P., WONG, P.M., YEAP, C.A., CAMPOS-ARCEIZ, A. and WICH, S., 2016. A multi-stakeholder strategy to identify conservation priorities in Peninsular Malaysia Cogent Environmental Science: Vol. 2. 2(1), 1254078
  • VANITHA PONNUSAMY, PRAVEENA CHAKRAPANI, LIM TECK WYN and AHIMSA CAMPOS-ARCEIZ, 2016. Farmers’ Perceptions and Attitudes towards Government-Constructed Electric Fences in Peninsular Malaysia 45, 4-11
  • MANIAM KALIANNAN and MATHEW ABRAHAM, 2016. Effective Talent Management in Malaysian SMEs: A Proposed Framework”, The Journal of Developing Areas Journal of Developing Areas. 50(5), 393-401
  • LUCY BAILEY, 2016. Student Involvement in Teaching and Learning Processes. In: Emerging Trends in Higher Education Pedagogy Wawasan Open University Press.
  • MANIAM, K. and VANITHA, P., 2014. Apple was sweeter when Steve Jobs held sway: Company illustrates contrasting attitudes to organizational change Human Resource Management International Digest. 22(4), 25-28
  • VANITHA PONNUSAMY and AVVARI.V.MOHAN, 2011. Sustainable Luxury – A Case Study of Social and Environmentally Responsible Practices of a Western owned SME Luxury Jeweler based in South East Asia. In: 8th Annual ICCSR Symposium Corporate Social Responsibility in China.
  • ROSNIWATI NASIR, VANITHA PONNUSAMY & LEE KHAW MAY, 2007. Copyright protection in the digital era: A Malaysian Perspective In: EBRF (Economic Business Research Forum) Conference in Jyvaskyla, Finland, September 25 – 27, 2007.
  • ROSNIWATI NASIR, VANITHA PONNUSAMY & WAZNI WAZEER, 2007. An Exploratory Study on the Level of Trust Towards Online Retailers Among Consumers in the United Kingdom and Malaysia In: EBRF(Economic Business Research Forum) Conference in Jyvaskyla, Finland, September 25 – 27, 2007.
  • PONNUSAMY, V. & SATKUNASINGHAM, E., 2006. SMEs in Malaysia: Policies, Incentives & Challenges in Small Medium Enterprise. In: Malaysian & Global Perspective, Kuala Lumpur Pearson – Prentice Hall.
  • PONNUSAMY, V., contribution towards the publication of dossiers for the Urban Resource Unit on issues of housing for the urban poor in Klang Valley (2000 – 2002)

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