Tan Sri Professor Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin

Professor Dato Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin

Tan Sri Profesor Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin commenced his position as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Malaya on 8th November 2013. Prior to this appointment, he has held the position of the Head of Department of Otorhinolaryngology in October 1996 until January 2000. In February 2000, he was appointed as the Deputy Dean of FPUM and became the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine in April 2000. Tan Sri Profesor Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin was appointed as the Director of the UM Medical Center in June 2000. On 1st August 2006, he was appointed as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & International) of the University of Malaya by the Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education. 

After completing his studies in the English College, Johor Bahru, Johor, he further pursued his higher education in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at University of Malaya from 1977 to 1982. He started off his academic career as a lecturer in the field of Otorhinolaryngology on 1st September 1983. University of Malaya sent him to study and work at the Royal Infirmnary Edinburgh, Scotland from 1988 till 1990 and he had obtained a Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeon, Edinburgh in 1989. He was trained to be an expert in Otorhinolaryngology and also in the area of Head and Neck Surgery. Tan Sri Profesor Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin was a Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School in 1994 and also a Fellow of Academy of Medicine in June 1996. In June 2012, he was admitted to Fellow of Academy of Science, Malaysia.

As an academic, Tan Sri Profesor Dr. Mohd Amin Jalaludin has contributed extensively in research and in the Medical Profession. He has conducted research in the areas of Otology (Head and Neck Surgery), Laryngology, and Otorhinolaryngology. These and other works have been published in more than 70 journal papers and 36 conferences/seminars and other Publications. He has also been actively involved in many professional medicine committees and he is currently the President of the Asia Pacific Academic Consortium Public Health (APACPH) and Vice-President of the Asian Federation Laryngectomee Association (AFLA), and Honorary Medical Advisor of the Spastic Children's Association of Selangor and Federal Territory. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeon Edinburgh, Scotland, and also a Fellow of American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, USA.

Last Update: July 19, 2016