Prof. Dr. Syed Abdul Hamid Aljunid is currently the Head of Economics and Governance Department. He joined INCEIF in April 2007.
Prof. Dr. Syed Abdul Hamid Aljunid obtained his PhD in 1980 from the University of Wisconsin, USA and has served as Dean of Faculty of Economics (1989 – 1996) and Director of Management Center (1995 – 1998) at the International Islamic University Malaysia till 1998.
Prior to joining INCEIF, he was the President and CEO of University Tun Abdul Razak (June 2005 – February 2007), a private university based on E-Learning approach to education.
His involvement in professional and voluntary organizations include Council Members and Honorary Treasurer of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (till present), EXCO of Malaysian Chapter of Transparency International (2000 – 2005), 2009 (August - present) – Chairman, Education, Examination and Exemption Committee (ACIFP), 2009 (August - present) – Deputy Chairman, Certification and CPD Board, Malaysian Financial Planning Council (MFPC)
His areas of academic interest include Economic Thought, Ethics and Economics, Business Ethics, Corporate Governance, Leadership and Values.