Curriculum vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Name : Shalini Srika A/P Bala
Gender : Female
Date of Birth : 3 April 1986
Nationality : Malaysian
Marital Status : Married
E-mail : shalinisrika@utm.my
Website : http:// languageacademy.utm.my/shalini/
ID Staff :11499
Expertise : English Language

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Year : M.Sc. in TESL (2014)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
Year : B. Sc. In TESL (2009)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

AWARD AND HONORS RECEIVED
1. 2014 – I-PHEX 2014 (Pingat Emas)

ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

Faculty Level

1) Ahli Jawatankuasa Advanced English for Communication UHB2422 – (2010- 2015)
2) Penolong Penyelaras : Jawatankuasa English for Academic Communication ULAB1122 (2015-present)
3) Ahli Persatuan Badan Kebajikan dan Sosial Language Academy – (2012-2014)

University Level

1) Ahli Jawatankuasa Test of English Communication Skills, UTM (TECS UTM) – (2010- present)
2) Ahli Jawatankuasa Persatuan Mahasiswa Hindu (PMH UTM)- (2009- present)
3) Instructor for General English For Communication : Foreign Language Classes, Language Academy- (12 October 2015- present)
4) Judge Professional Engineering, Leadership, Teamwork and Awareness Camp( PELTAC 2010)
5) Fellow of Kolej Datin Seri Endon – (2009-2012)
6) Penasihat Persatuan/ Aktiviti Pelajar JKM Kolej Datin Seri Endon- (2010)
7) Pemeriksa Dalam TECS (Writing & Speaking)- (12/02/2011-05/03/2011)
8) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (2 November 2011-3 Disember 2011)
9) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002- (29 Oktober 2011-18 November 2011)
10) Fasilitator Immersion Programme for UTM Staff – (1 Julai 2011-3 Julai 2011)
11) Fasilitator Follow up Immersion Programme for UTM Staff –(8 Julai 2011-15 Julai 2011)
12) Fasilitator Kursus Bahasa Inggeris UTM- Global Outreach Programme(GOP) for Staff – (25 Julai 2011-29 Julai 2011)
13) Fasilitator Kursus Bahasa Inggeris UTM- Global Outreach Programme Siri ke-4 (GOP) for Staff –(17 November 2011-25 November 2011)
14) Fasilitator Kursus BI UTM-GOP for UTM Staff (Pengecualian)- (27 September 2011-28 September 2011)
15) Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan TECS 1002: Writing- (19 Oktober 2011)
16) Penasihat Workshop “DRAMA ACT”- Pelajar-pelajar Tahun 1 seluruh UTM- (3 Disember 2011)
17) Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan Penulisan TECS 1002 – (28 Mac 2012)
18) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002-(31 Mac 2012-30 April 2012)
19) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (18 April 20120-16 Mei 2012)
20) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002- (3 November 2012-3 Disember 2012)
21) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (10 Oktober 2012-1 Disember 2012)
22) Fasilitator Kursus Bahasa Inggeris UTM- Global Outreach Programme Siri ke-7 (GOP) for Staff – (12 Mac 2012-20 Mac 2012)
23) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002- (6 April 2013-6 Mei 2013)
24) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (13 Mac 2013-27 April 2013)
25) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002-(16 November 2013-20 Disember 2013)
26) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (23 Oktober 2013-30 November 2013)
27) Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan TECS 1002: Writing- (13 November 2013)
28) Fasilitator for Institute of Bioproduct Development (IBD) Public Speaking Programme- (1 Mac 2013-31 May 2013)
29) Pembaca Pruf :Using Teacher’s Grammar portal to Learn English Grammar- (3 Jun 2013-3 Julai 2013)
30) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002- (12 April 2014-12 Mei 2014)
31) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (11 Mac 2014-22 April 2014)
32) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002-(8 November 2014-11 Disember 2014)
33) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001-(18 November 2014-2 Disember 2014)
34) Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan TECS 1002: Writing-( 14 April 2015)
35) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (21 April 2015- 12 Mei 2015)
36) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002- (18 April 2015-18 Mei 2015)
37) Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan TECS 1002: Writing- ( 27 Oktober 2015)
38) Pemeriksa Dalam Lisan TECS 1001- (20 Oktober 2015- 24 November 2015)
39) Pemeriksa Dalam Penulisan TECS 1002-( 31 Oktober 2015- 20 Disember 2015)

National Level
1. Pengawas Peperiksaan Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)- 4 Disember 2011
2. Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)- 2 Disember 2012
3. Pengawas Peperiksaan Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)- 8 Disember 2013
4. Pengawas Peperiksaan Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)- 7 Disember 2014
5. Ketua Pengawas & Pengawas Peperiksaan Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)- 6 Disember 2015
6. Ketua Pengawas Peperiksaan Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)- 4 Disember 2016

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

RESEARCH PROJECT UNDERTAKEN

1) Project Member, Using Teacher E-portfolio to Develop Technology-Proficient English Language Teachers. Budget approved RM 40,000. ( April 2011- September 2012)
2) Project Member, Communication Etiquettes among Tertiary Students. Budget approved RM 25,000. ( April 2014- March 2016)
3) Project Member, Tertiary Literacy: A Comprehensive Framework. Budget approved RM 40,000. (April 2011- December 2012)
4) Project Member, A Study of Continous Quality Improvement on UTM-TECS 2014. Budget approved RM 30,000. (December 2014- February 2016)
5) Project Member, An Integrated Curricular Model for Tertiary Literacy. Budget approved RM 15,000. (April 2013- March 2014)
6) English Teachers’ Reflection On Teacher E-Portfolio In Enhancing Their Information And Communications Technology (ICT) Skills. (2009-2014)

PUBLICATIONS

SCOPUS JOURNAL:

1) Shalini Srika Bala, Wan Fara Adlina Wan Mansor, Mahani Stapa & Mohamad Hassan Zakaria.
(2012). Digital Portfolio and Professional Development of Language Teachers. In Procedia: Social and Behavioral Sciences, 176-186.

BOOK CHAPTER:

1) Shalini Srika Bala, (2012). Patterns of Interaction and Participation in Online Forum among Undergraduates in Research in Online Language Teaching and Learning. Johor Bahru: UTM Press. ISBN 978-983-52-0891-1

PROCEEDINGS/CONFERENCE

1) 2011: Digital Literacy and Effective Teaching: How Teacher E-Portfolio Converges The Two Literacies. (LITCON-ILLC 2011)

2) 2012 : Contributing To Teachers’ Professional Development Through Teacher E-portfolio. (8th International Language for Specific Purposes (LSP) Seminar)

3) 2011- SoLLs.INTEC.International Conference 2011 (Participant)

SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS

1) 2010 – Kursus Kaedah Penyelidikan
2) 2010 – Kursus Internet Tahap 1-Staf Pengurusan dan Akademik
3) 2011 – Workshop on Business Discourse: Theory and Applications
4) 2011 – Global Advances in Business Communication Conference and Exhibition(GABC)
5) 2011 – Bengkel Kesihatan Holistik
6) 2011- Bengkel Turnitin
7) 2011-Plagiarism in Academia: Issues, Problem and Challenges
8) 2011- TECS Workshop (Writing & Speaking)
9) 2011- Konvensyen Felo UTM 2011
10) 2012- Kursus Pensyarah Mengajar Tahun 1sesi 2012/2013
11) 2012- TECS Workshop Oral March
12) 2012- TECS Workshop Writing April
13) 2012- TECS Workshop Oral October
14) 2012- TECS Workshop Writing November
15) 2012-Majlis Konvokesyen Ke-49 UTM
16) 2012-Bengkel Penyemakan Soalan Test TECS
17) 2012- Bengkel Pelaksanaan TECS
18) 2012- Bengkel Post Mortem TECS
19) 2012- Talk By Prof Vijay Bathia
20) 2012- Talk on Awarenes of Cervical Cancer and Breast Cancer
21) 2013- Perhimpunan Bulanan (January) Bersama Naib Canselor
22) 2013- Perhimpunan Bulanan (February) Bersama Naib Canselor
23) 2013- TECS Workshop March
24) 2013- TECS Workshop November
25) 2013-Bengkel Penerbitan Anjuran Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka Wilayah Selatan
26) 2013-Kursus Kecemerlangan Staf Akademi Bahasa
27) 2013-Kursus Pembelajaran Dewasa( Adult Learning)
28) 2013- ULAB Workshop,Language Academy
29) 2013-Blended Learning Workshop
30) 2013- Bengkel Halatuju Research LA (Strategic Research Workshop)
31) 2014- Bengkel Menanda Kertas Soalan Peperiksaan Akhir
32) 2014-Workshop On Common European Framework Of Reference For Languages
33) 2014-The Indexing Game From From Social Science Perspective And Electronic Visibility
34) 2014- Talk By Prof. Srikanth Sarangi
35) 2014-Talk By Prof.Vijay Bathia-Text Analysis
36) 2014-Innovative Practices In Higher Education Expo(I-PHEX 2014)
37) 2014-Workshop On Implicit Communication – De.Biljana Scott
38) 2014- TECS Workshop April
39) 2014- TECS Workshop November
40) 2014- Mini Training Session On New Format Of Final Exam & Turnitin
41) 2015- Bengkel Outcome Based Education (OBE)
42) 2015- Bengkel Perolehan Manuskrip Program Penerbitan Berpakej (Kerjasama Bersama DBP)
43) 2015-TECS Workshop April
44) 2015- TECS Workshop November
45) 2015-Pra Bengkel TECS April
46) 2015- Pra Bengkel TECS November
47) 2015- Research In Systematic Functional Linguistics
48) 2015- Team Building Akademi Bahasa
49) 2015- Bengkel Penyediaan CRR Dan Keputusan ULAB & Kursus Asing
50) 2015- Occupation, Safety And Health Environment (OSHE) Talk
51) 2015- Taklimat Proses Kerja Pepriksaan Akhir Sem 2 2014/2015
52) 2015- Taklimat Space UTM 2015
53) 2015- Kursus Pengendalian Website Peribadi Staf Akademi Bahasa
54) 2015- Bengkel Roadshow UTMLead ke Akademi Bahasa
55) 2015- Knowledge Sharing Session- Video Projects And My LEAP Experiences
56) 2015- Knowledge Sharing Session-Of Dcotors, Nurses And ICU-My Industrial Attachment
Experience
57) 2015- Training On Oxford Textbook And ULAB 2122
58) 2015- Bengkel Penyediaan Keputusan Peperiksaan Sem 1 Sesi 2014/2015
59) 2015- Sesi Road Show Taklimat Outcome Based Education (OBE)
60) 2015- Kursus Blended Learning
61) 2015- KSS: Talk on “Metaphor Analysis of Dr. Mahathir’s Business Speeches”.
62) 2015- MyLine One-day Muet Item Writing
63) 2016- Bengkel CEFR Training Familiarisation (18,19,25&26 Nov 2016)
64) 2016- TECS Workshop April
65) 2016- TECS Workshop November
66) 2016- Pra Bengkel TECS April
67) 2016- Pra Bengkel TECS April
68) 2016- CONSULTATION
69) 2016-Early Semester Briefing For Semester II 2015/2016
70) 2016-Language Assessment In Schools
71) 2016-Lawatan Dan Sesi Engagement Bersama Pengurusan Dan Staf Akademi Bahasa
72) 2016-Seminar ‘ Knowledge Sharing Session (KSS) ULAB 2122’
73) 2016-Sesi CEFR Cascade Training Familiarisation
74) 2016- Taklimat “How To Write Winning Research Proposal”
75) 2016-Taklimat Dan Mesyuarat Fakulti/Akademi Bahasa
76) 2016-Taklimat End-Of-Course Survey
77) 2016-Taklimat Projek Libatsama Komuniti & Star Rating