Prof. Tan Sri Dato’ Dzulkifli Abdul Razak
President, International Association of Universities (IAU)
Dzulkifli Abdul Razak (or for short, Dzul) is the currently the 14th President of the International Association of Universities (IAU), a UNESCO-affiliated organisation, based in Paris. Prior to this, he was the President of Association of Southeast Asia Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) from 2007-2008.
Currently he is an Honorary Professor at the University of Nottingham; and the Chair of Islamic Leadership at Islamic Science University in Malaysis. He chairs the Steering Council of the Right Livelihood College Global Secretariat based in the University of Bonn, Germany. Of late he has been appointed as member of Muslim-Science.com Task Force on Teaching of Science in the Muslim World.
His other involvements internationally include being a member of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) – Advisory Education Hub Committee since 2007 and Executive Council of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (2006-2011).
He has served as the 5th Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), as a member of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Expert Advisory Panel on Drug Policy and Management since 1995 until 2010; and the WHO Scientific Committee of Tobacco Product Regulation (2004-2006).
He is a Fellow of the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (FASc), the World Academy of Art and Sciences (FWAAS) and the Malaysian Institute of Malaysia (FMIM). He is also an Honorary Lifetime member of Asian Academy of Management.