COUNCIL OF IKM AND ITS DIVISIONS / COMMITTEES

The Institute is managed by a 15-members Council elected from its membership with the Director General of the Department of Chemistry Malaysia as the Registrar. The President, Vice President, Honorary Secretary, Honorary Treasurer, Honorary Assistant Secretary, Honorary Assistant Treasurer are elected annually from among the Council Members.

The Council also establishes a number of Divisions / Committees to ensure the smooth operation and management of the Secretariat and various activities. Members of the Council are appointed as a Chairpersons of these Divisions / Committees.

President Datuk ChM Dr Soon Ting Kueh
Vice President Datin ChM Dr Zuriati Zakaria
Registrar Dato’ ChM Hj Mohamed Zaini Abdul Rahman (effective 13 April 2019)
Hon. Secretary ChM Chang Hon Fong
Hon. Treasurer ChM Dr Malarvili Ramalingam
Hon. Asst. Secretary Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Juan Joon Ching
Hon. Asst. Treasurer Prof. ChM Ts Dr Chan Chin Han
Council Members Dato’ ChM Dr Hj Mas Rosemal Hakim Bin Mas Haris
Prof. ChM Dr Mansor Ahmad
DCP(R) Assoc. Prof. Dato’ ChM Dr Yew Chong Hooi
Datin ChM Maimonah Sulaiman
ChM Halimah Binti Abdul Rahim
ChM Marhayani Binti Md. Saad
Prof. ChM Dr Yang Farina Abdul Aziz
ChM Li Hui Ling
ChM Ts Damien Khoo Yiyuan
Council Members (Co-opted) ChM Dr Yvonne Choo Shuen Lann
Snr. Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Kathiresan a/l Sathasivam
Academician ChM Dr Ho Chee Cheong
ChM Dr Nurul Huda Binti Abd Karim
ChM Dr Chin Teen Teen
Council Members (Co-opted) – Chairman of IKM Branches Northern branch – Dato’ ChM Dr Hj Mas Rosemal Hakim Bin Mas Haris
Southern branch – ChM Yap Fei Ching
Sarawak branch – ChM Dr John Chan Sung Tong
Sabah & FT Labuan branch – ChM Dr Jenny Lee Nyuk Len
Perak branch – ChM Khairul Hadi Bin Haji Abd Raof
Terengganu branch – ChM Teo Chook Kiong
Pahang branch – ChM Dr Awis Sukarni Bin Mohmad Sabere

COMMITTEES & CHAIRPERSONS

Administration & Finance

Administration & Finance Committee ChM Chang Hon Fong (Chairperson) & ChM Dr Malarvili Ramalingam (Co-Chair)
Malam Kimia 2022 Organizing Committee Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Juan Joon Ching
ICPAC Kota Kinabalu 2022 Organizing Committee Datuk ChM Dr Soon Ting Kueh
20th Malaysian International Chemistry Congress (MICC) 2022 Organizing Committee Prof. ChM Dr Mansor Ahmad
Benevolent Fund Committee DCP(R) Assoc. Prof. Dato’ ChM Dr Yew Chong Hooi

Publications

Berita IKM: Chemistry in Malaysia Editorial Board Datin ChM Dr Zuriati Zakaria
Malaysian Journal of Chemistry Editorial Board Datin ChM Dr Zuriati Zakaria

Professional Affairs & Development

Professional Affairs Committee Academician ChM Dr Ho Chee Cheong
Membership Committee Dato’ ChM Hj Mohamed Zaini Abdul Rahman
Datuk ChM Dr Soon Ting Kueh
Examination Board Datin ChM Dr Zuriati Zakaria
IKM Professional Centre Development Committee ChM Chang Hon Fong
Investigation Committee DCP(R) Assoc. Prof. Dato’ ChM Dr Yew Chong Hooi (Chairman)
Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Juan Joon Ching
Dato’ ChM Dr Hj Mas Rosemal Hakim Bin Mas Haris
Disciplinary Committee Dato’ ChM Hj Mohamed Zaini Abdul Rahman (Chairman)
Datuk ChM Dr Soon Ting Kueh
Datin ChM Dr Zuriati Zakaria
Prof. ChM Dr Yang Farina Abdul Aziz
ChM Dr Malarvili Ramalingam
Laboratory & Quality Assurance Committee Laboratory Excellence Award
ChM Li Hui Ling (Chairperson)
Dato’ ChM Dr Hj Mas Rosemal Hakim Bin Mas Haris (Co-Chair)

Chemical & Occupational Safety & Health

ChM Halimah Binti Abdul Rahim

IKM HQ & Branches

IKM HQ Datuk ChM Dr Soon Ting Kueh (soontk@ikm.org.my)
IKM Northern Branch Committee Dato’ ChM Dr Hj Mas Rosemal Hakim bin Mas Haris (rosemalharis@gmail.com)
IKM Southern Branch Committee ChM Yap Fei Ching (rachelyap0609@gmail.com)
IKM Sarawak Branch Committee ChM Dr. John Chan Sung Tong (johnchan@chemsain.com)
IKM Sabah & FT Labuan Branch Committee ChM Dr Jenny Lee Nyuk Len (jennylee1318@yahoo.com)
IKM Perak Branch Committee ChM Khairul Hadi Bin Haji Abd Raof (hadi@kimia.gov.my)
IKM Terengganu Branch Committee ChM Teo Chook Kiong (tchookkiong@petronas.com)
IKM Pahang Branch Committee ChM Dr Awis Sukarni Bin Mohmad Sabere (awissabere@iium.edu.my)

Academic & Industrial Divisions / Network

Division of Inorganic & Bioinorganic Chemistry (DIBC)
Prof. ChM Dr Yang Farina Abdul Aziz, Chairperson (yfarina@gmail.com)
ChM Dr Nurul Huda Binti Abd Karim, Co-Chair (nurulhuda@ukm.edu.my)
Division of Analytical Chemistry (DAC)
ChM Dr Malarvili Ramalingam, Chairperson (malar@kimia.gov.my)
ChM Dr Chin Teen Teen, Co-Chair (teenteen.chin@alsglobal.com)
Division of Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry (DOBC)
Datin ChM Dr Zuriati Zakaria (zuriatiz@gmail.com)
Division of Physical & Theoretical Chemistry (DPTC)
Prof. ChM Dr Mansor Ahmad (mansorahmad@gmail.com)
Division of Polymers & Materials Chemistry (DPMC)
Prof. ChM Ts Dr Chan Chin Han (cchan_25@yahoo.com.sg)
Division of Green & Sustainable Chemistry (DGSC) Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Juan Joon Ching (joon.c.juan@gmail.com)
Division of Food Science and Nutrition (DFSN)
Datin ChM Maimonah Sulaiman, Chairperson (maimonahsulaiman@gmail.com)
ChM Li Hui Ling, Co-Chair (lhling@kimia.gov.my)
Division of Forensic Chemistry (DFC) DCP(R) Assoc. Prof. Dato’ ChM Dr Yew Chong Hooi, Chairperson (drych23@gmail.com)
Datin ChM Maimonah Sulaiman, Co-Chair (maimonahsulaiman@gmail.com)
ChM Halimah Binti Abdul Rahim, Co-Chair (halimah@kimia.gov.my)
Malaysian Young Chemists Network Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Juan Joon Ching (joon.c.juan@gmail.com)

Committees

Committee on Chemistry Education & Community (CCEC) Datuk ChM Dr Soon Ting Kueh (soontk@ikm.org.my)
Committee on Chemistry & Industry (CCI) ChM Marhayani Binti Md. Saad, Chairperson (yanie@kimia.gov.my)
ChM Ts Damien Khoo Yiyuan, Co-Chair (damienkhoo@gmail.com)
     Committee on Chemistry Invention & Innovation (CCII) / 
Kimia Invensi dan Inovasi Malaysia (KI2M)
Dato’ ChM Dr Hj Mas Rosemal Hakim Bin Mas Haris, Chairperson (rosemalharis@gmail.com)
Assoc. Prof. ChM Dr Juan Joon Ching, Co-Chair (joon.c.juan@gmail.com)
ChM Marhayani Binti Md. Saad, Co-Chair (yanie@kimia.gov.my)