Dr. Farah Shafawati Mohd Taib

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)


  • Biodiversity
  • Conservation
  • Data Analysis
  • Ecosystems
  • Taxonomy


  • Birds
  • Mammals
  • Rodents
  • Treeshrews
  • Squirrels


  • Peninsular Malaysia

Educational Background

  • 2010 - 2015
    PhD in Zoology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • 2007 - 2009
    Master in Conservation Biology, University of Queensland

Working Experience

  • 2007 - 2009
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • 2009 - 2015
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • 2015 - Present
    Senior Lecturer
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia


  • 2018
    Edu-tourism @UKMLivingLaboratories
  • 2016
    Malaysian Nature Education in Pre-Schools
  • 2016
    SEE Nature, STEM Education
  • 2014
    Developing Burau, Langkawi as bird tourim destination


  • 2016 - 2018
    Identification and biological study of Leptospira animal hosts, and determination of effective control methods in Peninsular Malaysia
  • 2010 - 2020
    Measuring impact of forest fragmentation on diversity, physiology and parasite prevalence of birds
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