Is a researcher in the field of primary science education, now working on to improve the current primary science education in Brunei and also expand my research interests in the role of language, semiotics and Islamic values in science education. I am also interested in early science and professional education of teachers. Currently working on a research project funded by URG, UBD on Language and Spirituality Awareness of Bruneian Primary Science Teachers Jan 2015 - Dec 2016. I am also currently working on collaborative research paper with an academic from School of Education, the University of Queensland Australia on communicative and multimodal strategies of Bruneian primary science teachers.
Attained BA (Hons) Primary Education from Universiti Brunei Darussalam in 2004. Pursued Masters in Science Education in the University of Leeds, The United Kingdom in 2005-2006 and attained PhD in Education in The University of Queensland, Australia in 2014.
Is looking forward to work collaboratively with researchers on the same field to expand research network and collaboration.
Language in Science Education
Khoo, Jia Sian, Masitah Shahrill, Norashikin Yusof, Georgina Chua Ling Ling and Roslinawati Roslan (2016) GRAPHIC ORGANIZER IN ACTION: SOLVING SECONDARY MATHEMATICS WORD PROBLEMS. Journal on Mathematics Education, vol.7, no.2, Universitas Sriwijaya, Palembang.
Damit, Amirudin, Shahrill, Masitah and Roslan, Roslinawati (November, 2015) Investigating the Effectiveness of an Assessment Task through Collaboration in a Bruneian Classroom. Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences 6(6 S1):214-223.
Grant type: URG, Grant Number: UBD/PNC2/2RG/1(316), Project Title: Language and Spirituality Awareness of Bruneian Primary Science Teachers , Investigators (PI), Funding Details: BND$8691, Start Date: 01/01/2015, End Date: 30/12/2016
Currently a member of PREVA, PISA 2015.
Have worked on a research collaboration with an academic from School of Education, University of Queensland Australia.
- Volunteer Facilitator for Yayasan PIP Programme 2015.
- Carried out CPD in Early Science for Private School Teachers 2015.
- Reviewer for Pakistan Journal of Educational Research and Evaluation (PJERE) since July 2015.
Deputy of Publicity, SHBIE and Editor of SHBIE Gazette
Coordinator of SPARC, SHBIE, UBD.