Department Selangor  
  Date Posted Wednesday, June 13, 2012  
  Application Deadline Friday, July 13, 2012  
  Company Introduction
  Sunway University, Malaysia is wholly-owned by the not-for-profit Jeffrey Cheah Foundation, a first-of-its-kind structure for private education in Malaysia. We were awarded a rating of “Excellent” in the recent national SETARA audit conducted by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency. This places us within the leading group of Malaysian public and private universities. As part of our long-term development strategy, we have established a unique collaborative partnership with Lancaster University, a high-ranking, research-intensive British institution. Under this partnership arrangement, a strict academic quality assurance procedure ensures that the undergraduate degrees that Sunway develops and teaches are recognised and accredited by the Senate of Lancaster University. Our students thereby graduate with degree parchments from both institutions.

Located on a substantially modern and purpose-built campus, Sunway University offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.

To further enhance its teaching, learning and research mission and to accelerate its academic development, Sunway University is now recruiting a senior academic staff of the highest calibre in the Information Systems discipline area to head the Department of Information Systems.

The incumbent will be based in the Department of Information Systems, Faculty of Science and Technology.
  • A doctoral degree from a reputable university in the relevant field of study (i.e., Information Systems). Professional qualifications would be an added advantage
  • Has significant leadership and teaching experience at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the relevant profession or discipline area. Industry experience would be desirable
  • Academic and professional excellence evidenced by outstanding contributions to teaching, research, publications, management in the discipline area/ profession
  • Must have achieved recognition for significant contributions to the discipline/ profession at national and international levels
  • Strong R&D and supervision experience
  • Has the passion and commitment to a student-centered approach to education
  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in a collegial environment

Sorry, this position is closed for application.