Academic Staff Recruitment for 2020

2020-08-18

Academic Staff Recruitment

Xiamen University Malaysia

University Overview

Xiamen University (XMU), established in 1921 by renowned patriotic overseas Chinese leader Mr. Tan Kah Kee, is the first university founded by an overseas Chinese in the history of modern Chinese education. As one of the China’s leading research universities, XMU ranks 14th in China and 43th in Asia according to 2020 Best Global Universities Rankings published by US News and World Report.

Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM, Registration No. DULN009(B)) is an internationalized branch campus set up by Xiamen University. Being the first Chinese university branch campus in Malaysia, 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 is now seeking highly motivated, committed and qualified individuals for the positions of Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor to join our diverse and dynamic faculty.


ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

FULL-TIME ACADEMIC POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

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

  1. Applicants must possess a PhD degree in a related discipline;

  2. Track record in research, ability to contribute to the research strengths of the discipline, through high-quality international publications and/or attracting competitive external research grants in the related field;

  3. Evidence of high quality teaching ability;

  4. Ability to supervise undergraduate and/or postgraduate students for final year/research project;

  5. Outstanding English communication skills;

  6. Indication of the capacity to engage as a member of committees for the University community;

  7. Ability to contribute to the administrative duties and governance at any or all of school, faculty or University level;

  8. Ability to work positively and cooperatively with staff and students.


A) SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

1. ACCOUNTING 

·             Accounting information System

·             Advanced Financial Accounting

·             Analysis of Financial statement

·             Corporate Governance

·             Cost Accounting.

·             Financial Accounting

·             International Accounting

·             Management Accounting

·             Professional Values and Ethics

·             Public Sector Accounting

·             Tax Law

·             Taxation

2. FINANCE

·             Chinese Financial System

·             Commercial Banking

·             Financial Econometrics

·             Financial Engineering

·             Insurance

·             International Finance

·             International Finance Management

·             Investment Banking

·             Portfolio Management

·             Risk Management

3. ECONOMICS

·             Business Statistics

·             Econometrics

·             Game Theory

·             International Economics

·             International Finance

·             Macroeconomics

·             Mathematical Economics

·             Microeconomics

·             Money and Banking

·             Quantitative Methods

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

4. MANAGEMENT

·             Business Communication

·             Business and Economy of China

·             Consumer Behaviour

·             Doing Business in China

·             Human Resource Management

·             International Business

·             International Business Law (particularly on mergers and acquisitions)

·             International Corporate Governance

·             International Investment Law

·             Logistics and Supply Chain Management

·             Marketing

·             Organizational Behaviour

·             Principles of Management

·             Strategy

 

B) SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

1. INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

·                Artificial Intelligence (e.g. Natural Language Processing)

·                Augmented & Virtual Reality

·                Basic Computer Principles (e.g. Database, Graphics)

·                Cyber Security

·                Distributed Systems & Big Data (e.g. Cloud Computing)

·                Embedded Programming (e.g. Android, ARM, Assembly)

·                Game Techniques (e.g. Online Game, Embedded Game)

·                Modelling & Animation (e.g. 3D Modelling)

·                Programming Language (e.g. Java, C, C++, Python) 

2. *ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

·             Advance Analog Circuit

·             Artificial Intelligence

·             Control System

·             Electrical and Machine Drive

·             High Voltage

·             RF and Microwave Circuits

·             Robotic System

·             Statistical and Numerical

*Applicants with a Professional Engineer qualification (PEng) or Chartered Engineer (CEng) from IPEA, APEC and WA signatories and registered with Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) is a requirement.


C) SCHOOL OF TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE 

1.       TCM SUBJECTS:

·                        Chinese External Medicine

·                        Gynaecology of Traditional Chinese Medicine

·                        Otolaryngology of Traditional Chinese Medicine

·                        Paediatrics of Traditional Chinese Medicine

·                        Science of Chinese Materia Medica

·                        Science of Prescriptions

·                        Treatise on Seasonal Febrile Disease

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:

·                        Internal Medicine

·                        Medical Diagnostic

·                        Psychology (Clinical)

REQUIREMENTS FOR WESTERN MEDICINE SUBJECTS

1)     Applicants must have Master degree or PhD degree in clinical medicine and based on Bachelor of Medicine (MBBS)

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

3)      Registered with Malaysian Medical Council (For Malaysian Only)

4)      Fluency in both spoken and written English

5)      Excellent in presentation skills and have rich research background

 

D)China-ASEAN College OF MARINE SCIENCES

1. MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY

·             Chemical Oceanography

·             Climate Change

·             Environmental Biology

·             Environmental Economy and Management

·             Environmental Engineering

·             Marine Analytical Chemistry

·             Marine Environment Pollution

·             Marine Environmental Science

·             Oceanography 

2. MARINE BIOTECHNOLOGY

·             Aquatic Animal Disease Management

·             Aquatic Animal Nutrition and Formula Food

·             Aquatic Food Processing

·             Fish and Fishery

·             Mariculture/Aquaculture

·             Marine Animal Physiology

·             Marine Coastal Management

·             Marine Natural Product and Drug

·             

E) MATHEMATICS

·             Algebra/Algebraic Geometry

·             Combinatorics

·             Financial Mathematics

·             Geometry

·             Number Theory

·             Partial Differential Equations

·             Probability and Statistics

·             Real Analysis/Complex Analysis

·             Scientific Computation

·             Topology

             

F) ADVERTISING

·             Data Analytics in Digital Creative Industries

·             Public Relation

·             Strategic Communication

·             TV Commercial

 

G) JOURNALISM

·             Investigative Journalism and Specialised Journalism

·             Media Law and Ethics

·             Media literacy and critical thinking

·             News Writing and Editing

 

H) CHINESE STUDIES

·             Chinese Philosophy

·             Classical Chinese Literature

·             Modern Chinese Literature

 

I) 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

ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCE

  • Communication Studies

  • English Language

SCIENCE

  • Mathematics & Statistics

 

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 with publication (*Asterisk to indicate Corresponding Author include Indexing & Quartile);

2.         Cover letter;

3.     Evidence of academic qualifications: Bachelor, Master & PhD Certificate; Bachelor, Master & PhD Transcripts and Professional Certificates (including SPM for Malaysian);

4.         3-5 Full-Text Publications;

5.         Teaching evaluation (if applicable);

6.         Teaching Permit (if applicable);

7.         Two academic references (at least one of them is the applicant’s current/most recent employer).

NOTE:

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

2.           Anticipated commencing date:  February / April / September 2021

3.           The positions will remain open until filled.

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