Staff Profile

Full NamePROF. MADYA Dr. ALONA CUEVAS LINATOC
FacultyFAKULTI SAINS GUNAAN DAN TEKNOLOGI
DepartmentPANEL BIDANG TEKNOLOGI WARISAN
Email
Designation DS53 - PROFESOR MADYA
  KETUA JABATAN
JABATAN TEKNOLOGI DAN SUMBER SEMULAJADI
FAKULTI SAINS GUNAAN DAN TEKNOLOGI

Field of Expertise

Field Category (KPT) NATURAL RESOURCES
Field (KPT) Biodiversity
Field of Specialization (KPT) Biodiversity

Areas of Research Interest

1. Ecophysiology and climate change
2. Plant diversity
3. Medicinal plants and traditional knowledge
4. Botany and systematics
5. Plant physiology

Academic Qualification

YearQualificationInstitution
2009 DOKTOR FALSAFAH SAINS PERHUTANAN UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH
2000 SARJANA SAINS PERHUTANAN UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA
1995 SARJANA MUDA SAINS PERHUTANAN UNIVERSITY OF PHILIPPINES LOS BANOS

Professional Appointments

DS53 - Profesor Madya

Management Experience

DateDescription
01/09/2018 - 31/08/2020 Ketua Jabatan
Fakulti Sains Gunaan dan Teknologi, Jabatan Teknologi dan Sumber Semulajadi
01/09/2016 - 31/08/2018 Ketua Jabatan
Fakulti Sains Gunaan dan Teknologi, Jabatan Teknologi dan Warisan
15/06/2015 - 14/06/2017 Ketua Makmal
Fakulti Sains, Teknologi Dan Pembangunan Insan, Jabatan Teknologi Dan Warisan
11/01/2012 - 31/12/2013 Ketua Panel
Fakulti Sains, Teknologi Dan Pembangunan Insan, Jabatan Kemanusiaan

Professional Societies

YearDescriptionRoleLevel
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014 Society of Filipino Foeresters
Ahli Antarabangsa
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014 UPLB Alumni Association
Ahli Antarabangsa
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014 Malaysian Society of Plant Phsiology (MSPP)
Ahli Kebangsaan

Teaching Experience

YearDescriptionLevel
2016 Sustainable Built Environment [BWJ30203], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2016 University
2016 Biodiversity and Global Environmental Change [BWJ30503], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2016 University
2016 Plant Community Ecology [BWJ20302], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2016 University
2016 Principles of Biodiversity and Conservation [BWJ10102], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2016 University
2015 Bachelor Year Project 2 [BWD40404], Sesi 200152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Research Methodology [PWZ10000 MWB10000 KWZ10000], Sesi 20152016], Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Plant Taxonomy and Diversity [BWJ10403], Sesi 20152016 Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Terrestrial Ecology [BWJ20503], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Principles of Biodiversity and Conservation [BWJ10102], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Plant Community Ecology [BWJ20302], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Biogeography and Evolution [BWJ20803], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Research Methodology [PWZ10000 MWB10000 KWZ10000], Sesi 20152016], Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Survey and Monitoring of Biodiversity [BWJ21003], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2015 Evolutionary Genetics and Conservation [BWJ20703], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 University
2014 Animal Taxonomy and Diversity [BWJ10503], Sesi 20142015 Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Plant Taxonomy and Diversity [BWJ10403], Sesi 20142015 Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Bachelor Year Project 1 [BWD31002], Sesi 20142015, Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Introduction to Conservation Biology [BWJ10203], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Principles of Biodiversity and Conservation [BWJ10102], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Research Methodology [PWZ10000 MWB10000 KWZ10000], Sesi 20142015], Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Research Methodology [PWZ10000 MWB10000 KWZ10000], Sesi 20142015], Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2014 Microbiology [BWD10203], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 University
2013 Research Methodology [PWZ10000 MWB10000 KWZ10000], Sesi 20132014], Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 University
2013 Microbiology [BWD10203], Sesi 20132014 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 University
2013 Food Microbiology [BWJ10503] Sesi 20132014 Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 University
2013 Research Methodology [PWZ10000 MWB10000 KWZ10000], Sesi 20132014], Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 University
2012 Food Microbiology [BWJ10503] Sesi 20122013 Semester 2, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2012 University
2012 Microbiology [BWD10203], Sesi 20122013 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2012 University
2009 Nature Conservation [BFC1062], Sesi 20092010 Semester 1, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2009 University

Research Grants And Contracts

CodeTitleDesignationEnd Date
M004 Development of Nature Tourism Product Towards Sustainable Conservation of Biodiversity in Pulau Tinggi Mersing Johor Ahli 14/02/2022
K099 Characterization of xanthine oxidase inhibition compound from Strobilanthes crispus (pecah beling) and Artocarpus artilis (sukun) leaves and their in vivo mechanism-of-action for gout therapy Ahli 31/12/2021
H421 PHYSIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF PLANT STRESS IN MALACCA BOTANICAL GARDEN Ahli 31/12/2020
1645 Characterization of antimycobacterial compounds from Tetracera macrophylla and its antimycobacterial mechanism-of-action for tuberculosis therapy Ahli 14/08/2020
H371 Diversity of Zingiberaceae, Nepenthaceae and Orchidaceae in Central Johor, Malaysia Ketua 30/06/2020
H462 Establishment of Herbal Garden at UTHM-Pagoh Campus with emphasis on Moringa oleifera Ahli 31/10/2019
U906 Ecophysiology and Dynamics of Tropical Rainforest : Carbon Exchange in Gunung Ledang and Its Role in Global Carbon Cycle Ketua 31/08/2019
U652 A Comparison Study on Photosynthetic Parameters in Coriander (Coriandrum Sativum) and Mint (Mentha Spp.) Plant for Light and Water Tolerance Ahli 31/12/2018
1560 Characterization of bioactive molecules from bark, leaf and fruit of bambangan (Mangifera pajang) extract to regulate cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in breast cancer cells, towards developing a novel low-toxic cancer therapy Ahli 31/08/2018
1568 Herba: Penggunaan Ke Pemuliharaan Ahli 31/05/2018
1564 Spatial distribution of butterfly (Rhopalocera : Lepidoptera) species in different forest vegetations in Johor Ahli 30/04/2018
C050 Pusat Pemuliharaan Dan Penggunaan Mapan Sumber-sumber Semulajadi, Fakulti Sains, Teknologi dan Pembangunan Insan Sustainable Uses Of Natural Resources (SUNR) Ahli 31/12/2016
1314 Bioprospecting And Chemical Profiling Of Medicinal Plants Based On Traditional Knowledge Of The Jakun Community In Endau-Rompin, Johor Ahli 30/09/2016
1435 Phytochemical screening and bioactivity potential of ethnobotanically selected medicinal plants used by the Jakun community in Endau-Rompin, Johor for treatment of tuberculosis-like symptoms Ketua 31/05/2016
U189 Site Selection and Minimum Area Requirement for Research Plot Establishmnet of Different Forest Formations in Endau-Rompin Johor National Park Ketua 31/03/2016
C031 TNJER - Building A Chemical Library For Plants Of TNJER Forests Based On Traditional Knowledge And Chemical Screening. Ahli 31/01/2016
A018 Collaboration of Content Development for The Global Information Hub on Intergrated Medicine (GlobinMed) Between Institutions Ahli 31/12/2014
C032 TNJER - Ecophysiology Of Tropical Rainforest : Forest Dynamics And Adaptation To Climatic Change Ketua 31/12/2014
1390 Physiological Response In The Utilization Of Solid POME And Chemicals Fertilizers In Oil Palm Ketua 31/10/2014
C033 TNJER - Kajian Transformasi Kelestarian Sosio Ekonomi Komuniti Orang Asli Jakun Di Perkampungan Peta Akibat Daripada Pembangunan Taman Negara Johor Endau- Rompin Ahli 14/10/2014
0801 Biogenic volatile organic compounds emission from tropical rainforest of Endau Rompin Ketua 14/03/2013

Publications

Book
Alona Cuevas Linatoc
(2009) Climate Change And The Energy Challenge, Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia , ISBN:9789832369882
Book Chapters
MUHAMMAD MURTALA MAINASARA, MOHD FADZELLY ABU BAKAR, MARYATI MOHAMED, ALONA C. LINATOC AND FATIMAH SABRAN
(2018) Sugar Apple - Annona Squamosa Linn., Exotic Fruits Reference Guide, Academic Press , 397, ISBN:9780128031384
Alona Cuevas Linatoc
(2010) Malaysia'S Current Policy And Research Initiatives Toward Climate Chane: Impacts To Biodiversity, Moving Forward: Southeast Asian Perspective On Climate Change And Biodiversity, Iinstitute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), Singapore , ISBN:9789812309785
Alona Cuevas Linatoc
(2005) Plant Defence Mechanism - A Comparative Analysis Between Volatile Organic Compounds, Flavonoids And Extrafloral Nectaries In Relation To Carbon Budget, Contemporary Topics In Biology And Conservation Research, Universiti Malaysia Sabah , ISBN:9833108075
Journal
Nur Amalina Ismail , Mohd Fadzelly Abu Bakar , Faridah Kormin , Alona C. Linatoc and Maryati Mohamed
(2018) Application Of Statistically Simplex-Centroid Mixture Design To Optimize The Tpc And Tfc On The Proportion Of Polyherbal Formulation Used By Jakun Women, JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCES , Medwell Publishing , 11, 6996, ISSN:1816949X
Alona C Linatoc
(2018) Assessment And Potential Of Carbon Storage Capacity Of Herbaceous Plants In Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Main Campus, Batu Pahat, Johor, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, Science Publication Co , 12, 109, ISSN:2227-524
Muhammad Murtala Mainasara, Mohd Fadzelly Abu Bakar, Alona C Linatoc
(2018) Malaysian Medicinal Plants Potential For Breast Cancer Therapy, ASIAN JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH, Innovare Academic Sciences Pvt Ltd , 6, 101, ISSN:24553891
Siti Fatimah Sabran, Maryati Mohamed, Mohd Fadzelly Abu Bakar, Alona Cuevas Linatoc
(2018) Phytochemical Profiling And Antimycobacterial Activity Of Ethnomedically Selected Thottea Species (Aristolochiaceae) From Peninsular Malaysia, JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCES, Medwell Journals , 8, 3110, ISSN:1816949X
Muhammad Murtala Mainasara, Mohd Fadzelly Abu Bakar, Maryati Mohamed, Alona C. Linatoc and Shuaibu Babaji Sanusi
(2017) Ethnomedical Knowledge Of Plants Used For The Treatment Of Breast Cancer By Jakun Community In Kampung Peta Endau Rompin Johor, Malaysia, JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, UTHM , 7, 42, ISSN:22298460
Maryati Mohamed, Mohd Fadzelly Abu Bakar, Alona Cuevas Linatoc, Siti Fatimah Sabran, Lili Tokiman, Wan Amir-Jeffery Wan Abd Majid
(2015) A Strategy For Plant Conservation In Johor: Plant Chemical Library, JURNAL TEKNOLOGI, UTM Press , 10, 71, ISSN:2180-3722

Consultancies

YearDescriptionLevel
2015 Consultative Panel for the Development of Johor Forestry Management Plan for 2016-2015, Johor State Forestry Department, 2015 - 2016 Government
2014 Botanist/Plant Taxonomist, Malaysia Herbal Monograph: Standard Operating Procedure (Institute for Medical Research) National
2013 Plant Expert, Encyclopedia of Endau Rompin (Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka) National

Supervision

YearDescriptionRole
2016 Examiner for Thesis: Md Zakir Md Salleh (2016): Kesan Organoseep Terhadap Prestasi Pertumbuhan dan Pengurusan Penanaman Pokok Tomato Examiner
2015 Supervisor for Yunusa Audu, PhD, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor (Co) for Muhammad Alif Arif bin Rosdi, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor (Co) for Muhammad Murtala, PhD, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Ayu Kalsum binti Kasran, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Muhammad Azmil Abdul Razak, PhD, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2015 Supervisor
2014 Supervisor for Nur Ezzaty Azwa, BSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 Supervisor
2014 Supervisor for Suaad Ghait Abdarrahman, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 Supervisor
2014 Supervisor for Siti Nurani Aisyah binti Rudi, BSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 Supervisor
2014 Supervisor for Nurul Azleena binti Mokhtar, BSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 Supervisor
2014 Supervisor for Ng Choi Ling, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2014 Supervisor
2013 Supervisor for Izdihar bt Ismail, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 Supervisor
2012 Supervisor (Co) for Aishatu Sidiki, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2012 Supervisor
2012 Supervisor for Azura bte Harun, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2012 Supervisor
2012 Aishatu Siddiki, Insect diversity and distribution in two forest types of Johor (MSc) Supervisor
2012 Supervisor for Amirul Imran bin Abu Kasim, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2012 Supervisor
2012 Supervisor (Co) for Nur Ain ABdul Rahman, MSc Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2012 Supervisor
2011 Supervisor for Nur Amanina Bte Shahabudin, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2011 Supervisor
2011 Supervisor for Maria bte Abd Halim, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2011 Supervisor
2011 Supervisor for Mohd Ali Salim, PhD, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2011 Supervisor
2011 Supervisor (Co) for Siti Khairul Bariyyah bte Akhiar, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2011 Supervisor
2010 Supervisor (Co) for Nurul Ashikin Ismail, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2010 Supervisor
2010 Supervisor (Co) for Ida Farah Bte Ahmad, MSc, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2010 Supervisor

Extension & Public Services

YearDescriptionLevel
2009 Global Generation Programme University

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