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ACADEMIC POSITIONS AT THE FACULTY OF ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATION, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA

Greetings from the Faculty of Economics and Administration (FEA).

We are seeking outstanding, committed, and motivated candidates with exceptionally good record in teaching, research and publication, and have made significant contribution to the body of knowledge to join us at our Faculty for the position of Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor.

Candidates must be suitably qualified, hardworking and able to demonstrate enthusiastic professionalism with excellent subject knowledge, actively involved in research with a sound understanding of teaching and student behavior. He/she will ideally demonstrate commitment and capacity for independent research and be able to make significant to the department appointed to, in terms of curriculum development and fostering industrial/academic collaboration.

This role will be responsible in, among others:

1. Teaching and curriculum development.

2. Research work in area of expertise.

3. Publication of full-length articles in recognised journals.

4. Supervision of postgraduate students.

5. Securing research grants.

  • Department Areas of Expertise Specific Requirements
    Economics
    • ● Industrial Economics
    • ● Behavioral Finance
    • ● Labor Economics
    • ● Health economics
    • ● International Economics
    • ● Macroeconomics
    • Best if the candidate has the ability to cover at least two (2) areas
    Development Studies
    • ● Social Development, Poverty & Inequality 
    • ● Agriculture and Rural Development 
    • ● Migration Studies 
    • ● Community Development 
    • ● Sustainable Development
  • Best if the candidate has the ability to cover at least two (2) areas
  • Development Studies
    • ● Social Development, Poverty & Inequality 
    • ● Agriculture and Rural Development 
    • ● Migration Studies 
    • ● Community Development
    • ● Sustainable Development
  • Best if the candidate has the ability to cover at least two (2) areas
  • Applied Statistics
    • ● Data Analytics (Big Data)/Data Science 
    • ● Actuarial Statistics
    • ● Industrial Statistics
    • ● Operations Research  
    • ● Machine Learning  
  • Best if the candidate has the ability to cover at least two (2) areas


  • For Malaysian: 
    • ● Permanent or contract appointment. 

    For International: 
    • ● Contract for two (2) years, renewable subject to performance. 

  • For Malaysian:

    • ● PhD in relevant field

    For International:

    • ● PhD in relevant field;
    • ● Publications in international peer-reviewed journals/WoS/Scopus-indexed journals
    • ● Additional requirement:*
    • No. Position Additional Requirement
      1
      • Associate Professor
      • 6 years of relevant work experience
      2
      • Professor 
    • 10 years of relevant work experience



  • Interested candidates are invited to submit application using the downloadable form as below. Complete applications, together with all supporting documents, shall be sent via email (softcopy) to:

    Dean
    Faculty of Economics and Administration
    University of Malaya
    50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Tel : +603-7967 3698/03-79673740
    Email : fea@um.edu.my/nooraini_abhamid@um.edu.my


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    Application Form

Last Updated: 18/03/2021