“Dr. Ratnaria Wahid (Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons) , International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM; Masters of Law (LLM) Australian National University, Canberra, Australia (ANU); PhD University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom(UEA); Advocate and Solicitor (Malaya) (Non-Practising), is a Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor at the School of International Studies, College of Law, Government and International Studies, Universiti Utara Malaysia. She was awarded with various grants and scholarship namely the Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Centre for Law, Technology and Society, University of Ottawa, Canada 2017; by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) & World Trade Organisation (WTO) to participate in the WIPO-WTO Colloquium for Teachers of Intellectual Property organized by the WIPO and WTO in 2015, Geneva, Switzerland; by the Korean Embassy to participate in the Korea-ASEAN Cooperation Project on Education and Exchange Program for Young Scholars in Women’s Studies, 2012, Jeju Island, South Korea and by the United States Embassy to participate in the US Government International Visitor Leadership Programme (IVLP) on US Foreign Policy and Counterterrorism in 2007 conducted in different parts of the United States, particularly New York, Washington, Seattle and Nevada, USA. She teaches public international law, international environmental law, politics in international law, human rights and organizational leadership at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs in the School of International Studies, College of Law, Government and International Studies, Universiti Utara Malaysia. Her doctorate is on the Flexibilities within the International Copyright System for teaching, research and study, particularly in Higher Educational Institutions. She is also the Chief Editor for the Journal of International Studies and a Research Fellow for the Institute of Excellence for Islamicjerusalem Studies. She actively collaborates with Asean University Network – Human Rights Education (UNHRE), Strengthening Human Rights and Peace Research and Education in ASEAN/ Southeast Asia (SHAPE SEA), and also assists in the Curriculum Development for the Institute of Diplomacy Timor Leste. Her research interests lie in the field of intellectual property, particularly copyright law, human rights and education, law and technology, public international law, environment as well as organizational leadership. She has obtained research grants from Sumitomo Foundation, ERASMUS+, NCRC and Malaysian Ministry of Education”.