Nurul Hashimah Ahamed Hassain Malim (Nurul Malim) received her Ph.D. from The University of Sheffield in 2011. She had been attached with the Chemical Information and System Research Group for her Ph.D. under the supervision of Prof Peter Willett. She is now a Senior Lecturer in Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. She is also an active researcher in Chemoinformatics focusing on Ligand-based Virtual Screening which is also an important phase of  Drugs Discovery. To date, her works have been published in numerous journals and conferences. She is also active in supervision and has graduated students on the domain. Her current focus is target prediction using deep learning as well as Malaysia medicinal plants database searching.