Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W. Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Professor Dr. Mohd Salleh Aman is a PhD holder in Leisure Studies focus in the area of sport and physical recreation, graduated from Lincoln University New Zealand. Dr. Mohd Salleh Aman completed a BA (Hons) degree in Geography and a Master of Education degree in Health, Physical Education and Sport, University of Malaya. Dr. Mohd Salleh Aman has had 4 completed PhD students under his supervision. He is also currently supervising 2 almost complete students and another 7 which are ongoing. The research field under Dr. Mohd Salleh’s supervison includes leisure, recreation, sport management, sport education, sport tourism, safety in sport and coaching management. He is an active researcher, consistently involved in international conference and published writing works in the form of abstracts, proceedings, modules and text books. Dr. Salleh who is an expert in sport and recreation management has been recognized by several universities which appointed him as consultant and advisor for their sports science program including the Open University Malaysia, Industrial University Selangor, University Malaysia Sabah and as a visiting professor at the State University of Jakarta and Universitas Nasional, Jakarta, Indonesia. Dr. Mohd Salleh Aman has a broad working experiences, administration and professional. He is holding the post as Headmaster of 7th Residential College as well as Associate Professor in Sport Management at Sport Centre, University of Malaya since 2007. He holding the post as Director of Sport Centre, University of Malaya, 2011-2015. His professional competency is shown as a Professional Tennis Coach and was the National Tennis Coach for Malaysia School Sport Council in 1992 and 1993. He is an International Qualified Tennis Umpire / Referee (White Badge Bearer), and also expert in sports event management and recreational outdoor leadership. He designated as the principal investigator for several research projects with Institute for Research Managemen and Monotoring (IPPP), UM; Institute for Research of Youth and Sport, Ministry of Youth and Sport Malaysia; Pusat Kajian Kecemerlangan Melayu (PKKM), FELCRA FC and working research collaborators from Indonesia, Singapore and Japan.
The course he responsible for at The PETE for Elementary School program is: Sport Leadership and Policy