Shahrizal Mohd Zin (Dr.)


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Designation: Dr.
Full Name: Shahrizal Mohd Zin
Position: Senior lecturer
Phone No.: 0193629556
Fax No.: 0355435950
Room Location:B 07015
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Academic Qualifications

Graduate Diploma: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) United Kingdom
Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration, Dip ICArb

PhD: Monash University, Australia
Doctor of Philosophy, PhD

Master: University of Malaya
Master of Laws, LLM

Advocates & Solicitors: Admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor in the High Court of Malaya


Bachelor: University of Malaya
Bachelor in Law, LL.B (Hons)




Teaching & Research Interest1. Public International Law2. International Commercial Arbitration3. International Investment Law4. Construction law5. World Trade Organisation{tab=Previous Appointment & Duration of the Appointment}1. Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) United Kingdom3. Arbitrator, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA)3. Accredited mediator,Malaysian Mediation Centre (MMC)4. Member, Asian Society of International Law (ASIANSiL){tab=Research Project & Publications}Research Project:1. 2.Publications:1. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal., ‘Setting the Stage for a New Century: Global Arbitration Culture in the Making’ International Arbitration-the Next 100 Years, CIArb Publication 2017 (forthcoming, 2017)2. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal., ‘Legalization of International Arbitration in Asia: Paving the Way for Cultural Homogenization’? in Vijay K. Bhatia et al (eds) International Arbitration Discourse and Practices in Asia (Routledge, 2018) 189-2033. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal., ‘The Asian Legal Culture According to Confucius,’ in Mohammad Alinor Abdul Kadir and Farhan Nasir (eds) Seminar Falsafah Malaysia III & IV (Pustaka Fufu Terbit, 2016) 109-1154. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal., ‘The Contribution of English Cases to Maritime Arbitration: Some Reflections on the Past 30 Years’ Maritime Institute of Malaysia (MIMA) Bulletin 2016 5. Mohd, Zin, Shahrizal., ‘Investor-State Dispute in the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC): Some Unresolved Issues,’ Asian Journal of International Law 2016/17 (forthcoming, 2017) 6. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal., ‘Resolving Sharia Based Commercial Dispute through Arbitration: Prospects and Challenges’ Asian International Arbitration Journal 2016/17 (forthcoming, 2017)7. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal., ‘Emerging War Crimes Tribunal: Will International Law be Replaced by Transnational Law’ Indian Journal of International Law 2016/17 (forthcoming, 2017)8. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal and Kazi, Ashraf U. Sarah., ‘The Ambiguity in Article XX of GATT and the Hurdles Posed in the Path of Harmony of International Law: an Examination of WTO Law and International Environmental Law,’ Indian Journal of International Law Vol. 52, 2012, 152-178 (The Excellence in Research for Australia [ERA] 2012 Journal List)9. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal and Kazi, Ashraf U. Sarah., ‘An Analysis of Customary International Law and the Importance of Dispute Settlement: A Study of Environmental Law Exceptions under Article XX’ Macquarie Journal of International and Comparative Environmental Law (2011) Vol. 7 No. 1, 39-80 (The Excellence in Research for Australia [ERA] 2012 Journal List)10. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal and Kazi, Ashraf U. Sarah., ‘Environment Exceptions under Article XX of The General Agreement of Tariffs and Trade (GATT): The Significance of Customary International Law and Its Role In The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Disputes Settlement System In The Twenty First Century,’ Indian Journal of International Law Vol. 51, No. 1 January-March 2011, 1-20 (The Excellence in Research for Australia [ERA] 2012 Journal List)11. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal and Kazi, Ashraf U. Sarah., ‘The Role of Customary International Law in The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Dispute Settlement Mechanism’ International Journal of Public Law and Policy (2012)12. Mohd Zin, Shahrizal and Kazi, Ashraf U. Sarah., ‘Customary International Law in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Dispute Settlement and the Necessity Doctrine,’ in Sylvia Kierkegaard (ed) Law Across Nations: Governance, Policy and Statutes (International Association of IT Lawyers, 2011) 886-900 {tab=Book Chapters}{/tabs

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