Accounting Academic Recruitment


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.


  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

  6. Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills



Applicants with specific teaching and research interests in TWO OR MORE of the following areas are encouraged to apply:


  • Corporate Governance

  • Public Sector Accounting

  • Professional Values and Ethics

  • Taxation

  • Financial accounting

  • Accounting information system

  • Analysis of Financial statement

  • International accounting



Applicants are invited to submit a digital application packet to:

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 for Malaysian);

5) A List of Your Publications (Please use an asterisk* to indicate First/Corresponding Author, include Indexing & Quartile)

6) 3-5 Full-Text Publications;

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


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

  2. Anticipated commencing date: September 2019

  3. This posting will remain open until filled.

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