Dr. Khauthar Ismail

Cik Khauthar  

Dr. Khauthar Ismail
Telefon       : 04-653 5286
Faks           : 04-6576000
Emel          : khautharism@usm.my



Academic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. (Sociology) 2017, College of Social Sciences, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Glasgow.
  • Master of Human Sciences (Sociology) 2011, International Islamic University Malaysia (UIA)
  • B.Sc. of Human Sciences (Hons) 2008, International Islamic University Malaysia (UIA)



Key Research Area:

  • Ethnicity studies
  • Urban sociology
  • Historical sociology
  • Post-colonial studies



  • Ismail, K. (2018), ‘Challenges and Opportunities Faced by an Insider Researcher in Malaysian Ethnicity Studies: A Literature Review’, e-Bangi, 15(4), 117-125.
  • Ismail, K. (2018). Ethnic boundaries and everyday understanding: The case of Malay and Chinese parental choice of National and National Type School in Peninsular Malaysia, Geografia: Malaysian Journal of Society and Space, 14(4), 1-12.
  • Bok. G.I. & Ismail, K. (2018). Reimagining Women's Role in Gender-specific Policies, KANITA International Conference Procceedings on Gender Studies 2018.


  • JKA 317 Falsafah Penyelidikan Sosial (2017 onwards)
  • JKA 321 Agama dan Hubungan Sosial (2017 onwards)
  • JKA 421E Research Proposal and Report Planning Method (Shared course; 2017 onwards)
  • JKA 515E Project: Selected Social Issues (Shared course; 2018 onwards)