Mathivannan

Mathivannan Jaganathan

Senior Lecturer & Professional Technologist

ABOUT ME


  • Name
    Mathivannan Jaganathan

  • Languages
    Tamil,Malay,English

  • Hobbies
    Cooking, Computing

  • Website
    www.mathijl.com

Biographical Sketch

Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan currently a Senior Lecturer at School of Business Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia (Accredited by Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International or AACSB). Prior to his current appointment, he has worked at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman as a lecturer of entrepreneurship for almost two years. He taught several entrepreneurship courses at various levels such as Electronic Commerce, Introduction to Entrepreneurship, Franchise Business Management, Business Growth Management, Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Skills and Entrepreneurship at the undergraduate level.

Apart from teaching, he is actively involved in research covering the areas of Entrepreneurship (small business management, rural entrepreneurship) and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) (adoption, adaptation, acceptance, emerging technology and usage). He is also an active member of several international association and reviewer for some journals and international conferences. Currently, he served as a vice secretary of Internet Society (Chapter Malaysia). He is also certified Lead Auditor/Auditor (ISO 9001:2015) by International Register of Certificated Auditors IRCA, UK and also trained Auditor for ISO 14001. In addition, he is also a Certified Advisor and Trainer of Mendeley Reference Manager and Certified e-Usahawan Trainer. He is also recognized Professional Technologist by Malaysia Board of Technologists (MBOT).

He was also recognized and awarded the Excellent Service Award 2011, Excellent Service Award 2015 and Excellent Service Award 2019 of Universiti Utara Malaysia. In addition, he is also a Favourite Website Award Winner (Personal Website Category), Malaysia Website Award 2018 by Exabytes Group. In line with the academic setting, he has personally conducted face-to-face, classroom training and consultation on LimeSurvey (online survey builder), Mendeley (Reference Management), Endnote (Reference Management), Weebly (Website Designing), WordPress (Web Content Management System), Blogger, Digital Marketing Online Tools and some relevant academic and non-academic related software system to his faculty members and students.

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EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy – 2020 – Universiti Utara Malaysia
Title: Information and Communication Technology Adoption Among Small and Medium Enterprises in The Northern Region of Malaysia

Master of Business Administration – 2008 – Universiti Utara Malaysia

Bachelor of Technology Management (Manufacturing Technology) – 2007 – Universiti Utara Malaysia


Professional Certificates

Google Cloud Certified in G Suite – Google Cloud (17 Dec 2020 – 17 Dec 2022)
Professional Technologist – Malaysia Board of Technologists (MBOT)
Diploma in Digital Entrepreneurship – Level 1, 2 and 3 by Learning Resource Network, MDEC Malaysia
Professional Certificate – Entrepreneurial Educator by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia
Lead Auditor/Auditor – Quality Management System MS9001:2015, IRCA
Advisor/Certified Trainer – Mendeley Reference Management Software System
Trainer: Certified Trainer – eUsahawan (Digital Marketing)

Academic

Lecturer

2008 to 2020

Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan taught entrepreneurship courses at various levels such as Electronic Commerce, Introduction to Entrepreneurship, Franchise Business Management, Business Growth Management, Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Skills and Entrepreneurship at the undergraduate level.

Senior Lecturer

2020-Present

Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan taught entrepreneurship courses at various levels such as Electronic Commerce and Introduction to Entrepreneurship at the undergraduate level. He also have been invited as a guest lecturer for Postgraduate Courses such as Research Methodology and Academic Writing.

Trainer

2012-Present

Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan have conducted face-to-face, online based, classroom training and consultation on LimeSurvey (online survey builder), Mendeley (Reference Management), Endnote (Reference Management), Weebly (Website Designing), WordPress (Web Content Management System), Blogger, Digital Marketing Online Tools and some relevant academic and non-academic related software system to his faculty members, lecturer, entrepreneurs and students..

ACADEMIC PORTFOLIO

Journals
Conferences
Research Grants

Uthamaputhran, L., Ahmad, F., Hassan, H., & Jaganathan, M. (2021). Dataset on the influence TPB predictors on environmental responsive behaviour amongst head teachers in the northern region of malaysia. Data in Brief, 35, 106815. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2021.106815 (Scopus-Q2)

Ling-Meng, C., Thamil Durai, C., Claudia, L. S. M., Jaganathan, M., & Ying-Yin, K. (2020). What   Make Employees Stay? Case Study of Employee Engagement in Malaysia Childcare Centre. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, 24(8), 10748–10765. https://doi.org/10.37200/IJPR/V24I8/PR281070 (Scopus-Q4) (Download)

Thamil Durai, C., Ling-Meng, C., Min, C. L. S., Jaganathan, M., & Ying-Yin, K. (2020). The Effect of Workplace Spirituality on University Members’ Affective Commitment, Continuance  Commitment and Normative Commitment. International Journal of Psychosocial         Rehabilitation, 24(8), 10836–10847. https://doi.org/10.37200/IJPR/V24I8/PR281075 (Scopus-   Q4) (Download)

Isa, F. M., Jaganathan, M., Vincent Yeow, C. S., Muhd Afiq, S. A., & Siti Noratisah, M. N. (2020). Does Service Marketing Enhance Supplier and Customer Contact in the Gig Economy Era?     Case Analysis from Malaysian SMEs` Women Entrepreneurs. International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM)9(1), 1105-1112 (Scopus-Q3) (Download)

Ajeyalemi, O., Jaganathan, M., & Esuh Ossai, I. L. (2019). The moderating effect of religious factor on the relationship between environmental factor and entrepreneurial awareness among final  year students of Crawford University, Igbesa. International Journal of Engineering and     Advanced Technology, 9(1), 3392–3400 (Scopus) (Download)

Mustapa, A. N., Mahmood, R., Sharif, M. Y., & Jaganathan, M. (2019). Organizational Commitment as Potential Moderator in Enhancing Job Performance: A Proposed Framework. Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems11(5), 595–601. (Scopus-Q4) (download)

Perumal, S., Othman, A. R., & Jaganathan, M. (2019). Entrepreneurial Orientation and Educational Levels in Malaysian Indian Ethnic Entrepreneurs. Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems11(5), 1628–1633. (Scopus-Q4)

Yacob, P., Jaganathan, M., Ishak, K. A., Khor, S. C., Maludin, N., Zin, A. W. M., & Nodesan, S. (2019). Sustainable Green Practice in SMEs – An Examination of VBN Framework for Improving Productivity. International Journal of Supply Chain Management8(3), 651–656. (Scopus-Q3)

Thamil Durai, C., Ling-Meng, C., Jaganathan, M., & Ying-Yin, K. (2019). Influences of workplace spirituality on university members’ organizational commitments: Case study in Malaysia universities. International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering, 18(1), 188–192. (Scopus)

Mathivannan Jaganathan & Khairol Anuar Ishak. (2019). The Role of Environmental Pressure on Information and Communication Technology: A Conceptual Framework. International Journal for Innovative Research In Multidisciplinary Field, 5(4), 113–117

Mathivannan Jaganathan., & Khairol Anuar Ishak Ishak. (2019). The Influence of Environmental Pressure on Information and Communication Technology: A Reliability Test. IOSR Journal of Business and Management21(4), 47–49.

Isa, F. M., Jaganathan, M., Ahmdon, M. A. S., & Ibrahim, H. M. (2018). Malaysian Women Entrepreneurs: Some Emerging Issues and Challenges of Entering Global Market. International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, 8(12), 1596–1605.

Mathivannan Jaganathan, Shuhymee Ahmad, Khairol Anuar Ishak ,Siti Noratisah Mohd Nafi and Logeswari Uthama Puthran, (2018)., Determinants For ICT Adoption and Problems: Evidence from Rural Based Small And Medium Enterprises In Malaysia. International Journal of Entrepreneurship, 22 (4) (Scopus-Q2)

Ali, J., Zakaria, N., Jaganathan, M., Rashid, N. ‘Arifah, Yacob, P., & Gorondutse, A. H. (2017). Determinants of Entrepreneurial Intention: Empirical Insights from Malaysian Undergraduate Business Students. International Journal of Economic Research14(20), 1–11. (Scopus-Q4)

Yacob, P., Jaganathan, M., Keong, L. E., Nodeson, S., Fong, Y. C., & Fared, M. (2017). Green Initiatives Adoption: Perspective of E&E Manufacturing SMEs Sustainability. International Journal of Economic Research1415 (Part-II), 360-375 (Scopus-Q4)

Chelliah, T. D., Jaganathan, M., & Chelliah, M. K. (2017). Adoption of Corporate Social Responsibility: Empirical Evidence from Malaysian SMEs. Jurnal Komunikasi, Malaysian       Journal of Communication33(4). (Scopus-Q2)

Perumal, S., Othman, R., Jaganathan, M., & Hussin, Z., (2017), Entrepreneurial Orientation Among Malaysian Indian Ethnic Entrepreneurs: Some Preliminary Findings., International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies (IJIRAS)., 4(11), 331-336 

Logeswari Uthamaputhran, Fais Ahmad, Mathivannan Jaganathan and Hoe Chee Hee., (2016)    Revisiting Influence of Marketing Effectiveness and Environmental Awareness On Buying Behaviour Of Green Product: A Structural Equation Modelling Approach., Journal of Global Business and Social Entrepreneurship., 4(5),6-18

Hoe Chee Hee, Haim Hilman Abdullah, Filzah Md Isa, Mathivannan Jaganathan & Jasmani  Mohd Yunus., (2016). Relationship Between PLKN Programme and Entrepreneurial Personality   Among Youths in Malaysia., International Journal of Organizational and Business Excellence., 1(1), 1-11 

Mathivannan Jaganathan, Rosli Mahmood, Shuhymee Ahmad and Ismail Ahmad., (2014)., Effect of  Environmental Context on Ict Adoption Among Rural-Based Small and Medium Enterprises   in Malaysia. Advances in Environmental Biology., 8(9), 563-569, (WoS/Scopus) 

Abdullah Osman, Filzah Md Isa, Siti Norezam Othman, Mathivannan Jaganathan. (2014).  Attitude towards Recycling among Business Undergraduate Students in Malaysia . American-Eurasian Journal of Sustainable Agriculture., 8(13), 6-12,

Chelliah, T. D., Ling-Meng, C., Jaganathan, M., & Ying-Yin, K. (2018). Case Study of Workplace Spirituality on Organizational Commitments among University Members in Malaysia. In Asia Proceedings of Social Sciences (pp. 44–47).

Peter, Y., Mathivannan, Jaganathan Mohamad, F., Wira, A., & Fong, Y. C. (2018). An Empirical Investigation of Green Initiatives and Environmental Sustainability for Manufacturing SMEs, ASIA International Multidisciplinary Conference 2018.

Yacob, P., Chin, K. S., Jaganathan, M., Maludin, N., & Nodesan, S. (2018). Small Manufacturing Firms Sustainable Green Practices: Operationalization of Sustainable Value Framework,  ASIA International Multidisciplinary Conference 2018.

Thamil Durai Chelliah, Mathivannan Jaganathan & Mahendra Kumar Chelliah (2017), The Motivating Factors That Prompt Malaysian SMEs to Adopt Corporate Social Responsibility 4th International Conference on the Roles of the Humanities and Social Sciences in Engineering 2017 (ICoHSE4), Penang 

Mathivannan Jaganathan, Khairol Anuar Ishak, Shuhymee Ahmad & Logeswari Uthamaputhran,. (2016) Understanding Ict Adoption In The Rural-Based Small And Medium Enterprises In Malaysia., Paper presented at the Conference on Business Management Research –Discover UUM 2016

Logeswari Uthamaputhran, Fais Ahmad, Mathivannan Jaganathan & Hoe Chee Hee (2016) Revisiting Influence of Marketing Effectiveness   and Environmental Awareness on Buying Behaviour of Green Product: A SEM Approach, 6th International Conference on Global Business & Social Entrepreneurship, Kota Bharu Kelantan

Ali Mithani Dawood, Abdullah Kaid Al-Swidi , Jaganathan Mathivannan. (2010, March 4-6, 2010). “A perspective on the competitive advantage of Thailand in the Asian region”. Paper presented at the AEDGA 2010: Asia, The Engine Development & Growth of Economy, International conference, Mumbai, India.

Mahmood, R., Jaganathan, M., &  Ahmad, S. (2012) ICT Adoption Among Rural Base Small And Medium Enterprises In Malaysia: A Prelimanary Investigation. Paper presented at the 3rd International Soft Science Conference (ISSC), Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Chee Hee Hoe , Filzah Bt. Md. Isa, Haim Hilman, Mathivannan Jaganathan, and Jasmani Mohd    Yunus (2013)  Relationship Between PLKN Program and Entrepreneurial Spirit Among   Youths in Malaysia Paper Presented at the 2013 KMITL & AGBA Global Conference 10th         Annual World Congress “Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a     Challenged      Globalized Era”, Thailand

 Mathivannan Jaganathan., Mahmood, R., & Ahmad, S. (2013). The Effect of Environmental Factors on ICT Adoption Among Rural-based Small and Medium Enterprises in Malaysia. In International Conference on Business Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Engineering 2013. Bayview Beach Resort, Pulau Pinang: Universiti Malaysia Perlis.

Mathivannan Jaganathan., Mahmood, R., Ahmad, S., & Ahmad, I. (2013). Identifying the Extent and Constraints of ICT Adoption in the Rural-Based Small and Medium Enterprises in Malaysia. In Paving the way for value creation towards sustainability. Kampar, Perak: Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman.

Mathivannan Jaganathan., Azrain Mustapa., Wan Azlina Wan Hassan., Nik Kamariah Nik Mat., & Jamal Mohammed Esmail Alekam (2014). Does Dependency Make a Difference? The Role of Convenience, Social Influence, Facilitating Condition and Self Efficacy on Student`s Purchase Behaviour . The 3rd International Conference on Quantitative Sciences and Its Applications (ICOQSIA2014). Langkawi, Kedah. (Scopus/ISI Indexed) 

Abdullah Osman, Filzah Md Isa, Siti Norezam Othman, Mathivannan Jaganathan. (2014).  Attitude towards Recycling among Business Undergraduate Students in Malaysia . International Conference on Engineering Management (ICEM 2014)”, Hotel Putra Palace, Kangar, Malaysia

Chee Hee Hoe , Filzah Bt. Md. Isa, Haim Hilman, Mathivannan Jaganathan, and Jasmani Mohd Yunus. (2014).  Relationship Between PLKN Program and Entrepreneurial Personality Among Youths in Malaysia . Seminar On Islamic Quality Management 2014”, The Everly Hotel, Putrajaya, Malaysia

Authors: Prof. Madya Dr. Selvan Perumal, Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hasnizam Shaari, Prof. Dr. Nik Kamariah Nik Mat, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yaty Sulaiman
Title: Developing a Model for Customer Acceptance Behavior of Smart Technologies in Retail Sector Services
Amount Received: RM 68300

Sponsoring Agency: IMBRe Universiti Utara Malaysia
Type: Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
Duration: 2020-2022 (2 Years)
Status: In Progress

Authors:, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faizatul Akmar Abdul Nifa, Prof. Ayoib Che Ahmad Prof. Dato’ Aileen Tan Shau Wai, Suwannit Chareen Chit, Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan, Ahmad Hanis Mohd Shabli, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Selvan Perumal, Dr. Marziah Hj. Zahar, Dr. Low Kah Choon, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Azahari Ramli, Assoc. Prof. Sr. Dr. Mohd Nasrun Mohd Nawi
Title: Muscling the Mussel Farming Community in Kuala Sungai Muda, Kedah
Amount Received: RM 1.75 million

Sponsoring Agency: TERAJU - Dana Pembangunan Usahawan Bumiputera [DPUB]
Type: National Grant
Duration: 2020-2025 (5 Years)
Status: First Stage

Authors: Prof. Madya Dr. Selvan Perumal,  Dr. Yaty Sulaiman, Dr. Maha Mohammed Yusr Othman & Mathivannan  Jaganathan
Title: The Changing of Mutaiyas Cash & Carry Sdn. Bhd.
Amount Received: RM 6000.00

Sponsoring Agency: IMBRe Universiti Utara Malaysia
Type: University Grant
Duration: 2019-2020 (6 Months)
Status: Completed 

Authors: Dr. Aminurraasyid Yatiban, Mohamad Yusop bin Mohd Jani, Mohd. Sufli bin Yusof & Mathivannan  Jaganathan
Title: Perlaksanaan Konsep Khiyar: Memperkasa Pengurusan Kontrak Perniagaan Francais di Malaysia
Amount Received: RM 16000.00

Sponsoring Agency: Akademi Pengurusan YaPEIM
Type: External Grant
Status: Completed

 Authors: Rosli  Mahmood , Shuhymee Ahmad & Mathivannan Jaganathan     
Title: The Extent of ICT Adoption in Rural-based Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in  Malaysia
Amount Received: RM16000

Sponsoring Agency: International Telecommunication Union-UUM
Duration: 1 Year
Type: External Grant
Status: Completed

 Authors: Haim Hilman Abdullah, Mathivannan Jaganathan, Hoe Chee Hee & Filzah Md Isa                           
Title: Relationship between National Service Training Programme and Entrepreneurial Spirit  among Youth in Malaysia
Amount Received: RM10000

Sponsoring Agency: Universiti Utara Malaysia
Duration: 1 Year
Type: University Grant
Status: Completed

 Authors: Norashidah Hashim, Shuhymee Ahmad, Mathivannan Jaganathan & Ooi Yeng Keat
Title: A Study on Effectiveness of Entrepreneurial Development Programme of Yayasan Pembangunan Usahawan Terengganu
Amount Received: RM31659.50

Sponsoring Agency: Yayasan Pembangunan Usahawan Terengganu – Under, CEDI, UUM
Type: External Grant
Status: Completed

CONTACT

Ts. Dr. Mathivannan Jaganathan
372, Department of Business Management and Entrepreneurship,
School of Business Management,
Universiti Utara Malaysia,
06010, Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia.
Email id: mathivannan@uum.edu.my / mathijl@gmail.com
Phone no: +604-9287434


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