Mashitah Mohd Yusoff
Industrial Chemistry - Deputy Vice Chancellor / Professor
Professor Dr Mashitah M Yusoff is presently Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Innovation) at Universiti Malaysia Pahang. Professor Mashitah is a US-trained chemist specializing in physical organic and natural product chemistry with extensive experience designing and synthesizing chemical compounds of pharmaceutical interest. Prior to UMP, she worked at Universiti Malaysia Sabah documenting and screening the medicinal and edible plants of nine (9) ethnic communities with emphasis on plants of the family Zingiberaceae.