Kahirol Mohd Salleh currently serves as an Associate Professor at Faculty of Technical and Vocational Education, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. He has earned almost 20 years of experience working as faculty member and assistant director with higher learning institutions including Ministry of Education and Ministry of Higher Education in his country, Malaysia. Apart from that he is actively participating in numerous researches involves national and international levels, relatively to his expertise in Research Methodology and Applied Statistic; within Career and Technical Education field. His substantive education background has influenced his career path especially when he graduated his Ph.D. in 2012.
Kahirol received a B.Sc. (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering with majoring in Plant Engineering from University of Technology Malaysia, an M.Ed. in Technical Education also from University of Technology Malaysia, and a Ph.D. in Education and Human Resource Studies from Colorado State University. After completing his doctoral program, he was granted CSU Presidential Fellowship award for his noble contribution on his area of research. Due to his success stories, he is selected as Post-Doctoral student in Research Methodology where he was also worked as Teaching Assistant at the same university, CSU. As Malaysian who is still developing his research knowledge and skills, he wishes to continue conducting more research with other researchers to learn more about their research perspectives and cultures.