Academic Staff Recruitment

2021-05-25

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:

  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.


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) SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

  • Accounting

  • China Business and Economy

  • Doing Business in China

  • Business Ethics

  • Business/Commercial Law

  • Corporate Governance

  • Human Resource Management

  • Organizational Behaviour

  • Digital Marketing

  • Operation Management

  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • E-Commerce

  • Business Data Analytics

  • Strategic Management

  • Econometrics

  • Financial Econometrics

  • Banking/Investment Banking

  • International Finance

  • Financial Engineering

  • Financial Technology

  • Risk Management

  • Other Related Areas

B) SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

1. INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Programming and algorithms:

  • Android Programming for Mobile Application Development

  • .NET Programming

  •   Data Structures

Artificial Intelligence:

  • Applied Machine Learning

  • Introduction to Intelligence Application

  • Matrix Analysis and Application

  • Methods and Applications of Deep Learning

  • Computer Vision

Computer Science:

  • ARM Assembly Language

  • Digital Signal Processing

  • Digital Logic

  • Circuit Analysis

  • Computer Architecture

  • Numerical Methods

Digital Media Technology:

  • Advanced Computer Graphics

  • Game Design and Development

  • Non-linear Editing

  • XML Design Technology

Data Science:

  • Big Data Analytics

  • Introduction to Data Science

Cyber Security:

  • Calculus

  • Linear Algebra

  • Discrete Mathematics

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Introduction to Cyber Security

Others:

  • Data Mining

2. *ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

  • RF and Microwave Circuits

  • Antenna and Radio Wave Propagation

  • Electrical Energy Utilization

  • High Voltage Engineer

  • Electrical and Machine Drive

  • Power System Analysis

  • Control System

  • Advance Analog Circuit

  • Random and stochastic process

  • Instrumentation

  • Power Electronics

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

C) SCHOOL OF TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE

1.       Traditional Chinese Medicine

REQUIREMENTS FOR TCM SUBJECTS:

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

 2) Possess valid Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) (For Malaysian Only);

 3) Outstanding Chinese and English communication skills;

2.       Clinical Medicine

  REQUIREMENTS FOR WESTERN MEDICINE SUBJECTS:

 1) Applicants must possess a Master degree or PhD degree in Clinical Medicine and based on Bachelor of Medicine (MBBS);

 2) Possess valid registered with Malaysian Medical Council (For Malaysian Only);

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

  • Geographic Information System

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

  • Marine Phycology

E) SCHOOL OF ENERGY AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

1. NEW ENERGY SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

  • Advanced Materials

  • Circuit Foundation

  • Electric Power system

  • Electric Vehicle

  • Fuel Cell Technology

  • Biomass Conversion  

2. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

  • Nanomaterials

  • Sustainable and Green Processing

  • Catalysis

  • AI for process

3. CHEMISTRY

  • Natural Products/Organic Compounds

  • Phytochemical Studies/Analyses

  • Electrochemistry, MEMS, Sensors

F) MATHEMATICS

  • Algebra/Algebraic Geometry

  • Combinatorics

  • Financial Mathematics

  • Geometry

  • Number Theory

  • Partial Differential Equations

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Real Analysis/Complex Analysis

  • Scientific Computation

  • Topology

G) PHYSICS

  • Theoretical Mechanics

  • Quantum Mechanics

  • Nuclear and Particle Physics

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics

  • Astronomy

  • Astrophysics

H) ADVERTISING

  • Data Analytics in Digital Creative Industries

  • Computer Modelling for Advertising

  • Environmental Design

  • TV Commercials/Video Production

  • Social Media Marketing

  • Media and communication theory

I) Journalism

  • Rhetorical Analysis of Journalistic Discourse

  • Photojournalism

  • Media and communication theory

J) CHINESE STUDIES

  • Chinese Philosophy

  • Chinese Linguistics

K)  ENGLISH LANGUAGE

  • English language studies

  • American and British literature

  • Linguistics

  • Culture Studies

  • French language and literature

  • German language and literature

  • Second language acquisition

  • Translation

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE:

1) Outstanding English communication skills;

2) Learning or teaching/working experiences in America or Britain or Australia or Canada;

L) GENERAL ELECTIVES COURSES: PART-TIME POSITIONS

  • Aesthetics

  • American Studies

  • British and American Literature

  • Communication and Society

  • Drama, Theatre and Film

  • French Language

  • International Politics

  • Psychology

  • Sociology

M) MATA PELAJARAN UMUM (MPU): PART TIME POSITIONS

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2

  • Hubungan Etnik

  • Pengajian Malaysia 3 (Malaysian Studies 3)

  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS)

  REQUIREMENTS

  1. Applicants must have at least a PhD/Master in Malay Language & Literature with Bachelor in Malay Language & Literature;

  2. Experience in teaching undergraduate MPU subjects in higher education;

  3. Fluency in both spoken and written in Bahasa Malaysia and English Language;

  4. Possess valid teaching permit on MPU courses for degree level.


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 include the source of job advertisement;

  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:

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

  • Anticipated commencing semester:  September 2021 /February 2022/ April 2022

  • The positions will remain open until filled.

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