Mohd Nasir Mohd Desa
Dr. Mohd Nasir Mohd Desa currently serves as an Associate Professor at the Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia. He was a former head for Laboratory of Halal Science Research at Halal Products Research Institute, Universiti Putra Malaysia. He holds a BSc in Microbiology from the University of Arizona, USA, Master of Medical Science and Ph.D. in Medical Microbiology from the University of Malaya, Malaysia. He has authored/co-authored research articles in numerous peer-reviewed journals locally and internationally in various subjects related to biomedical science and food authentication. In addition, He has also been an active reviewer for papers from various journals. Apart from administrative, postgraduate supervision and research work, he teaches undergraduate courses in medical microbiology and laboratory management to health science students.