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Dr. Teh Kate Yng


Senior Lecturer



PhD (Communication) (USM);

Master of Communication (Science & Environmental Journalism) (USM);

Bachelor of Food Science (KUSTEM)



Faculty of Communication and Creative Industries



Penang Campus





Teh Kate Yng is currently a Senior Lecturer in Department of Communication at Faculty of Communication and Creative Industries, Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TARUC) Penang, Malaysia. Holds a PhD in environmental communication, her research interests include environmental communication, environmental journalism studies and corporate social responsibilities. Prior to this, she has wide experiences and strong background in manufacturing and consultancy industries. She has successfully provided training and guidance to ensure her clients acquire necessary practical skills to develop and maintain management systems in their businesses. Additionally, completion of IRCA certified ISO22000:2005 and ISO9001:2015 Lead Auditor Training Courses has enabled her abilities towards auditing practices.


Research Specialization

  • Environmental communication
  • Environmental journalism studies
  • Corporate social responsibilities   


Teh, K.Y., and Nik Norma, N.H. (2015). Local Communities’ Perspectives towards Nature Conservation: A Study of Taman Negara Pahang, Kuala Tahan Malaysia. Health and Environment Journal, Vol 6, No 1, pp 1-10.


International Conference Proceedings

Teh, K.Y., and  Nik Norma, N.H. (2015). “This Forest Is Our Supermarket” Communicating Sustainability through the Lens of Batek Negrito of Kuala Tahan. Proceedings of Second International Conference on Media, Communication and Culture 2015, Penang, Malaysia. 


Teh, K.Y., and Nik Norm, N.H. (2015). Local Communities’ Perspectives towards Nature Conservation: A Study of Taman Negara Pahang, Kuala Tahan Malaysia. Second International Environment and Health Conference 2014, Kelantan, Malaysia. 


Teh, K.Y. (2012). The Concept Paper of Ecotourism and its Influences on Local Communities’ Attitudes Towards Nature Conservation: A Comparative Study of National Parks in Malaysia and Thailand. Proceedings of AKEPT 2nd Global Annual Young Researches Conference and Exhibition 2012, Melaka, Malaysia.

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