• Senior Research Fellow

  • School of Education
    Faculty of Social Sciences & Leisure Management
  •    5629 5463
  •   moses.samuel@taylors.edu.my

Professor Dr Moses Stephens Gunams Samuel

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Education, HARVARD UNVERSITY, United States
  • Master of Education, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia
  • Diploma in Education, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia

Professional Qualification

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Areas of Expertise

  • Humanities, Linguistics And Literature, Applied Linguistics
  • Social Sciences, Education, Teacher Education

Research Interest

  • Pedagogy and Curriculum
  • Language and Literacy Education, Language Policies


  • Online Teaching as a Reaction to the Impact of Covid-19 on Higher Education in Bangladesh: Issues of Inequality of Access and Education Quality., Journal of Critical Applied Linguistics - Article in Journals
  • Development and Validation of Foreign Language Speaking Anxiety Scale in light of Facilitative and Debilitative Anxiety (ISI-Indexed), Applied Linguistics Research Journal - Article in Journals
  • Decentralised centralism: insights from a Malaysian cluster school of excellence. (ISI-Indexed), Journal Of International And Comparative Education - Article in Journals
  • Ethics of Representation and Negotiating Research Relations - Book Chapter
  • Pedagogical practices of languages other than English teachers: A case study of a Malaysian private university (SCOPUS-Indexed), Malaysian Journal of Learning and Instruction - Article in Journals
  • Confusion as an Ideological Tool in Malaysian Op-Eds., Crossings: A Journal of English Studies - Article in Journals
  • Assessment for Learning: Espoused and Enacted Practices of Malaysian Teachers. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities - Article in Journals
  • Review: Languages in the Malaysian Education System: Monolingual Strands in Multilingual Settings (ISI-Indexed), Journal of International and Comparative Education - Article in Journals
  • Problematizing problematization: Insights from critical pedagogy in a writing lesson in Bangladesh (ISI-Indexed), Cambridge Journal of Education - Article in Journals
  • Classroom Practice and the Quality of Teaching: Where is a Nation Going? (ISI-Indexed), Journal of International and Comparative Education - Article in Journals
  • Persistent monologicality amidst variation in teachers questioning practices in Malaysian English language classrooms (SCOPUS-Indexed), The Journal of Asia TEFL - Article in Journals
  • Critical Peer Feedback for Business English Writing through Qzone Blogs: A Mechanism among Chinese Undergraduates (SCOPUS-Indexed), GEMA Online Journal of Language Studies - Article in Journals
  • 'Not Quite What it Seems": Rethinking the Way We View Teachers' Beliefs and Practices -- A Case Study of a Malaysian ESL Teacher. (SCOPUS-Indexed), 3L: The Southeast Asian Journal of English Language Studies - Article in Journals
  • Education in Malaysia: Developments and Challenges - Book
  • A methodological approach for researching national classroom practices. (ISI-Indexed), Journal of International and Comparative Education - Article in Journals
  • The Role of EFL/ESL Settings in Using Language Learning Strategies (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asian EFL Journal - Article in Journals


  • Integrated Model for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) for Community Resilience,  Co-researcher2021 to 2024, National
  • Towards a Theory of Situated Indigenous Literacy and Numeracy Practices: Case of the Temuan Community,  Project Leader2020 to 2023, National
  • Rejuvenating forgotten waterfront settlements in Malaysia, with specific reference to the Royal Town of Klang,  Co-researcher2017 to 2021, Taylor's University

Awards and Stewardship

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Paper Presented

  • Letchamanan, H, Samuel, M & Varghese, M. " "Urban poverty and schooling -- Narratives of youth in Malaysia>", Salzburg Conference in Interdisciplinary Poverty Research: Space and Poverty. (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 13/09/2018 to 14/09/2018
  • Varghese, M., Samuel, M & Letchamanan. "Discourses of space among urban poor children in Malaysia", Salzburg Conference in Interdisciplinary Poverty Research: Space and Poverty, University of Salzburg, Austria (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 13/09/2018 to 14/10/2018
  • Rethinking the SOL in TESOL: Bridging English and Other Languages, 53rd RELC International Conference on 50 Years of English Language Teaching and Assessment -- Reflections, Insights and Possibilities (12-14 March 2018, Singapore) (CONFERENCE), ORAL PRESENTER , 12/03/2018 to 14/03/2018