Currently, she is a lecturer at School of Educational Study. Before becoming a lecturer, she was a secondary school teacher and lecturer at Pulau Pinang Matriculation College. Field of specialization is Curriculum and Pedagogy, Science Education and Green Technology in Chemistry Education. Area of research is mainly related to science education in informal science learning, teaching science(Inquiry-based) in preschool and green technology (Chemistry) in secondary school.
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Qualifications : Dip Ed(USM); BSc(Hons)(North Texas); MEd(USM); PhD (UKM)
Expertise : Curriculum and Pedagogy, Science Education, Chemistry Education,  Green Technology in Chemistry Education
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Book Publication
  • Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.*,Maznah Ali,Salmiza binti Saleh,Mohd Ali Samsudin,Jamalsafri Saibon,Zurida Ismail,Abdullah, A.C. 2012. Inculcating Science Interest through Mobile Science Lab project. In: (), Transforming School Science Education in the 21st Century. 978-967-930-0222-2, 346-361.
  • Hashimah Mohd Yunus, Nooraida Yakob dan Ahmad Ramli Saad. (2012). Dapur Solar dan Pemakanan Sihat. Unit Penyelidikan Pendidikan Asas, Pusat Pengajian Ilmu Pendidikan, USM.
  • Noor Hasyimah Haniza,Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.,Maznah Ali,Salmiza binti Saleh,Zurida Ismail,Abdullah, A.C.,Jamalsafri Saibon,Mohd Ali Samsudin (2012). Pembelajaran Sains Informal: Sains Mudah, Menarik dan Lestari. 978-967-399-108-2. Unit Penyelidikan Pendidikan Asas . 
  • Hashimah Mohd Yunus*,Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N. (2012). Pembelajaran Berasaskan Permainan: Permainan Sains Tahun 4-6. 9789673991402. Unit Penyelidikan Pendidikan Asas. 
  • Noor Hasyimah Haniza,Zurida Ismail,Maznah Ali,Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.,Salmiza binti Saleh,Abdullah, A.C.,Jamalsafri Saibon,Mohd Ali Samsudin (2012). Penggunaan Permainan Tradisional untuk Pembelajaran Sains Informal. 978-983-3187-22-5. Yusran Publishing House. 
  • Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.*,Maznah Ali,Salmiza binti Saleh,Mohd Ali Samsudin,Jamalsafri Saibon,Zurida Ismail,Abdullah, A.C. 2012. Inculcating Science Interest through Mobile Science Lab project. In: (), Transforming School Science Education in the 21st Century. 978-967-930-0222-2, 346-361.
Journal Publication
  • Nooraida Yakob, Zurida Ismail & Nordin Abdul Razak. (2012). Climate Change in the Chemistry Curriculum for secondary School: Malaysian Context. International Journal of Global Education Conference,1(2), 28-35. http://www.ijge.net/ojs/index.php/IJGE
  • Nooraida Yakob, Hashimah Mohd Yunus & Norizan Esa. (2012). Exploring Secondary School Students' Belief and Attitude about Waste Management in Northern Peninsular Malaysia. International Journal of Global Education Conference,1(1), 35-46. http://www.ijge.net/ojs/index.php/IJGE
  • Norizan Esa*, Mohd Ali Samsudin, Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N., Hashimah Mohd Yunus and Mahamad Hakimi Ibrahim, Measuring Awareness ofWaste Management among School Children using Rasch Model Analysis., International Journal of Social and Human Sciences, 2012, 6, 555 - 558.
  • Nooraida Yakob dan Rabiatul Adawiyah. (2010). The Teaching Profile of Matriculation College Science Teachers in Malaysia. International Journal for Education Studies. 3(1), pp103-114.
  • Teh, K.-L., & Yakob, N. (2013). Problem-based learning as an approach to teach cell potential in matriculation college, Malaysia. In Chiu, M.-H, Tuan, H.-L., Wu, H.-K., Lin, J.-W., & Chou, C.-C. (Eds.), Chemistry education and sustainability in the global age, 121-130. Spinger Netherlands. doi:10.1007/978-94-007-4860-6.
Conference Proceeding
  • Nooraida Yakob, Maznah Ali, Salmiza Saleh, Mohamad Ali Samsudin, Jamalsafri Saibon, Zurida Ismail & Anna Christina Abdullah, 2011. Incalculating Science Interest through Mobile Science Lab , 4th International Conference on Science and Mathematics Education, 2011, SEOMEO, RECSAM.
  • Nooraida Yakob, Maznah Ali, Salmiza Saleh & Mohd Ali Samsudin, 2011, Sains Informal Pemikat Subjek Sains, Pedagogik Praktis Yang Berkualitas, Bandung, Indonesia.
  • Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.*,Nordin Abd Razak,Ahmad Zamri bin Khairani, Mohammad Zohir Ahmad @ Shaari,Hazri Jamil,Azlinda Azman,Mazula Sabudin,Khairul Aswad Abd Aziz, 2012, 2nd USM-PSU International Conference on Arts and sience 2012- Factors Influence Malaysian Perspective Students in Choosing Malaysian Public University, 2nd USM-PSU International Conference on Arts and sience 2012,Park Royal, Penang, Malaysia, 299-306
  • Norizan Esa*,Mahamad Hakimi Ibrahim,Hasnah Md Jais,Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.,Hashimah Mohd Yunus,Mohd Ali Samsudin,Aswati binti Hamzah, 2012, THE EFFECT OF VERMICOMPOSTING ON WASTE MANAGEMENT AWARENESS OF SCHOOL PUPILS, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, International Conference on Environmental Research and Technology (ICERT 2012)
  • Hashimah Mohd Yunus dan Nooraida Yakob. (2012). Solar Cooking Activity for Preschoolers in Developing Inquiry Skills. International Conference on Science Technology and Social Science 2012, Kuantan, Pahang, 20-22 November 2012.
Paper Reviewer
  • Diges Pendidik, 2010. 
  • 21st International Conference on Chemical Education. 2010. Taipei, Taiwan.
  • International Conference on Science and Mathematics Education (CoSMEd), 2011.
  • Journal of Applied Research in Education, Brunei Darussalam, 2011.
  • Eurasian Journal of Physics and Chemistry Education, Turki, 2011.
  • Jurnal Majlis Dekan Pendidikan Malaysia, Edisi X, 2011.
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Educators and Education, 2011.
  • Environmental Education Research, 2011.
Web Publishing
  • Hashimah Mohd Yunus,Nooraida Yakob; Yakob, N.,Amelia Abdullah (2012). http://ktlestari.usm.my/. http://ktlestari.usm.my/