Dr. Sazali Yusoff

Director of Malaysian Institute of Teacher Education
Tuanku Bainun Campus, Penang

Dr. Sazali Yusoff is the Director of Malaysian Institute of Teacher Education Tuanku Bainun Campus, Penang. Prior to this post he was Head of Center, Center of Reseach at Institut Aminuddin Baki Main Campus (National Institute of Educational Management and Leadership) at Negeri Sembilan. He was a Senior Lecturer at Institut Aminuddin Baki Northern Branch, Ministry of Education Malaysia before joining the main campus. Prior to this appointment he was Head of Department for several departments beginning with Department of Finance and Administration Training, Department of Quality Management, and Department of Educational Research and Development. Before joining Institut Aminuddin Baki, he was attached to Perak State Education Department as Curriculum Officer. His career began as Physics teacher in several schools in Pahang and Perak. His interest in academic activities has brought him to the world of academia by actively involved in research, writing and editing several journal articles, proceedings, and books. Dr. Sazali has presented various research papers on school leadership and management locally and internationally. He was also invited as keynote speaker in Indonesia, Cyprus and Pakistan. He was a panel in designing, implementing and conducting specialized courses for Omani Educational Leaders and UNESCO programme for G15 countries. Currently Dr. Sazali is the Secretary-General for Malaysian Society of Educational Administration and Management.