Mrs Normala Hashim is a senior lecturer with the Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering. She obtained her B. Eng in Civil Engineering from UTM and completed her MSc in Tropical Public Health Engineering from University of Leeds, UK. Her current research are in Wastewater Treatment, Wetland and Leachate Treatment. She has several on-going research work dealing with leachate treatment. She lectures wastewater treatment plant design. She supervises master students and many undergraduates students.

Her more than 20 years of service with UTM has been filled with administrative and academic responsibilities from being Head of Laboratory, Course Coordinator, Academic Advisor, Bulletin FKA Editor and Head of Reasearch Grant.