Dr. CHOW TONG WOOI (Jerry)
Putra Business School, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Putra Business School, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Address: 189H, 11th Floor, Choo Cheeng Khay Apt,
Jalan Choo Cheeng Khay,
50460 Kuala Lumpur, (WP),
Hand phone: +6016.338.8882
A conscientious leader with twenty years of various leadership career experiences in small, growing, and large non-profit organizations. Proven administrative and leadership competencies including communication skills, teaching, coaching, and human relations management. Possess strong core values of integrity, relationships, and teamwork. Attributes include planning, agile, adaptable, cross-cultural competence, and people oriented.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
⦁ Leadership competencies
⦁ 21st-century leadership
⦁ Strategic leadership
⦁ Organizational behavior
My research interest has revolved around the areas of the emerging leadership competencies in the higher education institution, leadership theories, leadership competencies, leadership development, cross-cultural leadership, and strategic leadership amongst others. The primary focus is in the related areas of effective leadership for individual and organizational performance in the 21st-century era.
Putra Business School (PBS), University Putra Malaysia (UPM),
Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Management/Leadership,
Ph.D. Dissertation: “Emerging Leadership Competencies among University Leaders in Higher Learning Institution,”
2015 (March) – 2018 (November),
43400 Seri Kembangan, SELANGOR.
Trinity Western University (TWU),
Master of Arts in Leadership (MA Lead),
Master Capstone Paper: Leadership Integration Project,
2011(July) – 2012 (August),
7600 Glover Rd, Langley, BC V2Y 1Y1, CANADA.
LIST OF CONFERENCE PAPERS AND PUBLICATION
Chow, T. W., Salleh, L. M., & Ismail, I. A. (2017, July). Lessons from the major leadership
theories in comparison to the competency theory for leadership practice. Issues in
business strategy in emerging economies: Leadership theory and practice session
presented at the 2nd International Research Conference on Economics Business and
Social Sciences, Penang, Malaysia.
Chow, T. W., Salleh, L. M., & Ismail, I. A. (2017, November). A preferred leadership
portrait of successful cross-cultural leadership. Issues in business strategy in
emerging economies session presented at the 2nd International Research Conference
on Economics Business and Social Sciences (UMI Chapter), Makassar, Indonesia.
Chow, T. W., Salleh, L. M., & Ismail, I. A. (2018, November). 21st-century emerging
leadership competencies in a selected Malaysian higher learning institution. Issues in
business strategy in emerging economies: Management session presented at the 3rd
International Research Conference on Economics Business and Social Sciences,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Chow, T. W., Salleh, L. M., & Ismail, I. A. (2017). Lessons from the major leadership
theories in comparison to the competency theory for leadership practice. Journal of
Business and Social Review in Emerging Economies. Vol 3, No. 2, 2017.
Chow, T. W., Salleh, L. M., & Ismail, I. A. (December 2018). A Preferred Leadership
Portrait of Successful Cross-cultural Leadership. Studia UBB Negotia. Vol.62, Issue
4. 2017ISSN (online) 2065-9636. (http://www.studia.ubbcluj.ro/serii/negotia/index_en.html).
Chow, T.W., Siddiqui, S.H., Jabbar, H.A., Nawaz, M.S., (Guest Editors), 21st century
Emerging Leadership Competencies in Malaysian Higher Learning Institutions,
Studia UBB Negotia, Vol. 64, issue 1 (March), 2019, pp. 7‐38, Doi:
Associate Fellow, Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy (CSRC).
Senior Lecturer, 2018 – 2019
Malaysia University of Science and Technology, Block B, Encorp Strand Garden Office, no 12 Jalan PJU 5/1, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, MALAYSIA.
Courses taught: Introduction to Management, Principles of Management including blended learning, International Business, Foundation of Human Resource Management, Principles of Marketing, Principles of Economics, Concept of Civilization (MPU-Titas), BBA Project Paper Writing,
Other responsibilities: Lectures, supervision of group presentations, marking and grading of student’s scripts and assignments, test or quiz. Oversight of BBA undergraduate Internship program, examiner for MBA and Ph.D. Thesis.
Sessional Instructor, 2013
Trinity Western University (BA Lead Dept), 7600 Glover Rd, Langley, BC V2Y 1Y1, CANADA
Course taught: Historical concepts and theories of leadership,
Other responsibilities: Lectures, supervision of presentations, marking and grading of student’s scripts.
Ministry Administrator cum Leader, Public Speaking, Teaching, Administration, & Coordination, 2006-2011,
Calvary Press & Calvary Missions Dept, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Courses taught: Leadership, lay leadership training, topical studies, practical living.
Other responsibilities: Administrate the Press work, coordinate leaders, and develop outreach centres.
Coordinator, Public Speaking, & Teaching, & Fund Raising for Projects, 1990-2005,
Lunch Hour Fellowship & Calvary Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Courses taught: Lay leadership training, topical studies, practical living, and youths mentoring.
Other responsibilities: Coordinate group meetings and services, mentoring, develop ministry work.
AWARDS AND HONORS
Awarded MA Lead Grant and King Chi Tong Endowment Award, summer 2012.
MA Lead Scholarship, summer 2011, Trinity Western University, Langley, BC, CANADA.
MyBrain15 Scholarship (MyPh.D.), Ministry of Higher Education, MALAYSIA.
Approved Teaching Permit (PM/IPTS/2019/03/1330) by Ministry of Education (Higher Education), MALAYSIA.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ismi Ismail, Rev. Sean Prasad,
Relationship: Friend, Relationship: Friend,
Position: Deputy Dean, Position: Senior Pastor,
Faculty of Education, Good Tidings Assembly,
University Putra Malaysia. Shah Alam, Selangor.
Hand phone: 012-6381712 Hand phone: 016-6535550
(Revised copy: July 25th, 2019)