Fatin Phang

Research & Institution

Institutional Contact

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Centre for Engineering Education

Faculty of Education, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia


Fatin Aliah Phang received her PhD at University of Cambridge in Education in 2009. She is now an Assoc. Prof. at the Faculty of Education, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). She is also the Research Fellow at the Centre for Engineering Education, UTM. Her research area is in Physics education, focusing on problem-solving, metacognition and qualitative research methodology. She is also working on the fields of engineering education and low-carbon society awareness and education with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). She is the current Chair of Science Education working group of Young Scientists Network (YSN) - Academy of Science Malaysia (ASM).

Awards & Affiliations


RCE Global Award 2015 - Outstanding Flagship Project (Climate Change)

International Invention & Innovation Exhibition 2017 (silver award)