Academic Staff Recruitment for 2019

2019-02-19

Academic Staff Recruitment for 2019

Xiamen University Malaysia

University Overview

Xiamen University (XMU), founded in 1921 by Mr. Tan Kah Kee, a renowned overseas Chinese entrepreneur and philanthropist, is the first Chinese higher-education institution established by an overseas Chinese. Being a leading research university in China, XMU is ranked 9th among Chinese mainland universities according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018.

XMU has established an international branch campus - Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM, Registration No. DULN009(B)). XMUM aspires to become a university with a distinct global outlook, featuring first-class teaching and research, and embracing cultural diversity. The university aims to nurture young talents with dignity and wisdom, turning them into fine citizens of the region who will contribute to the prosperity of the people and social progress of Malaysia, China and Southeast Asia.    

Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM) is now seeking highly motivated, committed and qualified individuals (Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor) to join our diverse and dynamic faculty in 2019.

Essential Requirements:

1) Applicants must possess a PhD degree in a related discipline

2) At least three (3) years of proven tertiary level teaching experience

3) Established and proven research track record

4) Registered Member/Professional qualification in a related discipline

5) Fluency in both spoken and written English (except for specific subjects)

6) Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills

 

Full-Time Academic Positions Available:

Applicants with specific teaching and research interests in two or more of the following areas are encouraged to apply:

 

A) Information and Communication Technology

 

1. Software Engineering

· Software Architecture and Design Patterns

· Object Oriented Modelling   

· Human Computer Interaction

· Software Project Management

· Software Quality Engineering

· Software Testing and Verification

· Embedded System

· Mobile Application Development

 

2. Computer Science and Technology

· UNIX System Programming

· Compiler Principles

· Digital Signal Processing

· Software Engineering

· ARM Assembly Language

· Operating Systems

· Internet of Things

· Big Data Analytics

· Database/Data Mining

· Cloud Computing

· Distributed Systems

 

B) Electrical and Electronics Engineering

· Electronic Engineering

· Circuits and Devices

· Engineering Graphics

· Microelectronic Devices and Circuits

· Signals and Systems

· Embedded Systems

· Electromagnetic Field and Microwave Technology

· RF and Microwave Circuits

· Information and Optoelectronic Technology

· Semiconductor Physics and Device

· Electrical Power System Engineering

· Electrical Machinery and Power Electronics

· Engineering Management

· Advanced Techniques in Control

· Robotic System

 

Applicants with a Professional Engineer qualification (PEng) or Chartered Engineer (CEng) from IPEA, APEC and WA signatories and registered with Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM) are desirable and would be an added advantage.

 

C) School of Energy and Chemical Engineering

1. New Energy Science and Engineering

· Applied Physics

· Biomass Energy Engineering

· Chemical Engineering of Energy

· Combustion Technology

· Solar Energy Engineering

· Technology of Electrochemical Power Sources

· Microbial Energy

 

2. Chemical Engineering

· Process Control and Instrumentation

· Advanced Drying Technology

· Nanomaterials

· System Optimisation

· Multi-Scale Modelling and Simulation

· Plant Design

· Particle Technology

 

Applicants with a Professional Engineer qualification (PEng) or Chartered Engineer (CEng) from IPEA, APEC and WA signatories and registered with Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM) are desirable and would be an added advantage.

 

 

D) Marine Environmental Chemistry

· Marine Analytical Chemistry

· Marine Environmental Science

· Chemical Oceanography

· Environmental Biology

· Environmental Engineering

· Environmental Economy and Management

· Climate Change

· Marine Environment Pollution

 

E) Marine Biotechnology

· Marine Phycology

· Marine Animal Physiology

· Mariculture/Aquaculture

· Marine Ecology and Ecosystems

· Marine Resources Management

· Aquatic Animal Nutrition and Formula Food

· Aquatic Food Processing

· Marine Natural Product and Drug

· Aquatic Animal Disease Management

 

F) Mathematics

· Mathematical Analysis

· Linear Algebra

· Differential Equations

· Topology

· Differential Geometry

· Abstract Algebra

· Complex Analysis

 

G) School of Economics and Management

1. Finance

· China Financial System

· Financial Econometrics

· Financial Institutions

· Financial Supervision

· Insurance

· International Financial Management

· Investment Banking

· Portfolio Management

· Risk Management

 

2. Economics

· Econometrics

· Games and Information

· International Money & Finance

· Macroeconomics

· Mathematical Economics

· Money and Banking

· Quantitative Methods

Familiarity with MATLAB in financial and/or economic modelling would be an added advantage.

3. Accounting

· Accounting Information Systems

· Analysis of Financial Statements

· Commercial Law

· Cost Accounting

· Financial Accounting

· International Accounting

· Tax Law

 

4. Management

· Doing Business in China

· Business and Economy of China

· Business Communication

· Consumer Behaviour

· Corporate Governance

· International Business Law (particularly on mergers and acquisitions)

· International Investment Law

· Logistics and Supply Chain Management

· Marketing

· Human Resource Management

· International Business

· Organizational Behaviour

· Principles of Management

· Strategy

 

H) Journalism

 

· Interview for Journalists

· Feature Writing

· Investigative Journalism

· Speech Communication

· TV News

 

 

I) Advertising

· Design Thinking

· Adverting Psychology

· Brand Management

· Public Relations

· New Media

· Television Advertisement

 

J) Chinese Studies

· Chinese Literature (Classic Literature and Modern Literature)

· Chinese History (Preference will be given to History of China)

 

 

K) School of Traditional Chinese Medicine

1.       TCM Subjects:

· Science of Chinese Materia Medica

· Palaeography of Traditional Chinese Medicine

· Science of Prescriptions

· Otolaryngology of Traditional Chinese Medicine

· Treatise on Seasonal Febrile Disease

· Gynaecology of Traditional Chinese Medicine

· Paediatrics of Traditional Chinese Medicine

· Chinese External Medicine.

 

Requirements for TCM Subjects:

1)      Applicants must have a PhD degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and based on Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

2)      At least three (3) years of proven tertiary level teaching experience 

3)      Possess valid Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) (For Malaysian Only)

4)      Fluency in both spoken and written Mandarin and English

5)      Excellent in presentation skills and have rich research background

 

2.       Western Medicine Subjects:

· Psychology (Clinical)

· Physiology

· Pathology

· Medical Diagnostic

· Internal Medicine

 

Requirements for Western Medicine Subjects

1)      Applicants must have a PhD degree in clinical medicine, and based on Bachelor of Medicine

2)      At least three (3) years of proven tertiary level teaching experience

3)      Registered with Malaysian Medical Council and/or relevant professional registers

4)      Fluency in both spoken and written English

5)      Excellent in presentation skills and have rich research background

 

 

L) School of Foundation Studies

Requirements:

1) Applicants must have at least a Master/PhD degree

2) At least three (3) years of proven tertiary level teaching experience

3) Fluency in both spoken and written English

4) Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills

5) A team player

 

 

1. Science

· Physics & Mathematics

 

2. Arts and Social Science

· English Language / Communication Studies / Mass Communication

· Psychology (Part-Time Position)

 

M) MPU Subjects

· Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2

· Bahasa Kebangsaan A

Requirements for MPU Subjects:

1)      Applicants must have a Master or PhD in Malay Studies with degree in the same area of study.

2)      At least three (3) years of proven tertiary level teaching experience 

3)      Fluency in both spoken and written English

4)      Excellent in presentation skills and have rich research background

 

How to Apply

Applicants are invited to submit a digital application packet to:

recruit_academic@xmu.edu.my

The subject line of your email must include: your name, relevant academic discipline, and the specific position for which you are applying for. All application packets must include the following attachments:

1) Your detailed and current CV stating your current and expected salary;

2) Teaching evaluations/Student evaluations;

3) One page of research statement and one page of teaching philosophy;

4)  Evidence of academic qualifications: Bachelor, Master & PhD Certificate; Bachelor, Master & PhD Transcripts; Professional Membership Certificates; including SPM (Malaysian);

5) A List of Your Publications (Please use an asterisk* to indicate which publications, you are the First Author and/or Corresponding Author)

6) 3-5 Full-Text Publications;

7) Teaching Permit - Issued by Malaysia Ministry of Education (if any).

Note:

1. We thank all applicants for their expressed interest. However, ONLY shortlisted applicants will be notified.

2. Anticipated commencing date: April or September 2019

3. This posting will remain open until filled.

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