About Author


Senior Lecturer
Department of Architecture
Faculty of Built Environment
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
81310 Johor Bahru, Johor
Tel: +607-5530653 // +6019-2641987
Primary email: hazrina@utm.my       
Secondary email: hazrinahaja@gmail.com
Dr. Hazrina Haja Bava Mohidin is a senior lecturer at University Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and the leader of the Malaysian Architecture Research Group. She originated from Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia and was born on 26th March 1987. She started her higher education in mid 2006 at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia for a five years degree program in Architecture (B.Arch). Soon after graduating in 2011, she was offered fast track PhD program in the same university and completed within 3 years. She has been a member of the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Built Environment (UTM) since September 2015 as part time lecturer and then in November 2015 as a permanent staff in the same faculty.
Her PhD research title is The Influence of Political Ideology on Administrative Architecture in Malaysia. During her study, she was a very active student in research and academic. Her research interest focuses on History and Architectural Theory, Politics and Architecture, Architecture of Power and National Identity, Malaysian Architecture, Sustainable Architecture & Housing in Malaysia.
Dr. Hazrina Haja welcomes new postgraduate students who are highly interested in (but not limited to) these areas especially to pursue PhD and Masters Program. Feel free to contact and consult her regarding the programs as well as opportunities in grant (financial aid) applications.