Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
Shafie is currently the Director of Education Malaysia London. He oversees the internalization activities between higher education institutions in Malaysia with higher education institutions in United Kingdom, Ireland, and the European region. Apart from that, Education Malaysia London also oversees the development and wellbeing of Malaysian students in UK, Ireland and Europe, as well as the management of Education Malaysia offices in London, Belfast, and Dublin.
Shafie started his academic career with the Faculty of Finance and Banking, Universiti Utara Malaysia in 2003. Prior to his secondment to the Ministry of Education in October 2018, Shafie was an Associate Professor in the Department of Business Management at Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia since 2007, during which he was appointed as the Head of Department, Deputy Dean (Academic and International) and Deputy Director of Innovation and Commercialisation Centre.
He earned his PhD in Business (with Management) from University of Plymouth, United Kingdom. He received a degree in Business Administration from Universiti Utara Malaysia and a Master in Business Administration from University Kebangsaan Malaysia