University of Nottingham Malaysia
School of Economics

Employment Opportunity: Nottingham School of Economics (NSE), Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Nottingham Malaysia

We are seeking suitably qualified candidates to apply for Associate Professor/Professor position in the School of Economics, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the University of Nottingham Malaysia.  

Job Responsibilities:  

  • Meeting the research targets of the School.  

  • Preparing and delivering lectures, seminars and tutorials at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Conduct classes and meet the School targets for teaching performance.  

  • To lead and contribute to course and curriculum development and design, including course management, where appropriate  

  • To drive, support and comply with the University’s teaching quality assurance standards and procedures.  

  • To produce ongoing research suitable for dissemination to conferences, workshops and seminars (both national and international).  

  • To perform leadership and administrative roles related to teaching and research, as determined by the Head of School.  

Job Requirements:  

  • Qualifications / Education 
    • PhD degree in Economics, or highly related fields (Statistics, Finance etc) 

  • Knowledge and Skills 
    • Good communication skills 
    • Demonstrate sustained achievement at an internationally recognised level of excellence in research linked to clear evidence of the impact of that research through the exchange of knowledge developed from it. 
    • Successful supervision of PhD students would also be expected. In addition to this, they will have extensive and high-level teaching experience, normally supported by a relevant PhD, PGCHE and at least Fellowship of Advance HE (formerly HEA). 
  • Working Experience 
    • Extensive experience and national/international reputation as a scholar/researcher. 
    • Sustained track record of publications in leading Economics journals. Experience of leading research projects is essential. 
    • Substantial international reputation for the development of research 
    • Excellence and evidence of teaching and learning excellence within the discipline. 
    • Leadership in the professional development of others via a demonstrable record of supporting/mentoring junior staff and peer support, including for early career staff. 
    • Evidence of participating in continuous professional development. 
    • Evidence of active membership of teams responsible for delivering research and/or innovation, including mentorship of more junior collaborators. 
    • Individual or joint leadership of significant collaborative research activities involving multiple disciplines/teams/institutions/team science. 
    • Leadership in organisation of prestigious international research conferences and events. 
    • Member of an editorial board and Reviewer for national and international research bodies. 
    • Working with inter-disciplinary teams is highly desirable. 

Additional information:  

The School of Economics at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences invites applicants to submit a covering letter (indicating your area(s) of expertise from the list above), curriculum vitae, 3 reference letters, teaching evaluations (optional) and current and expected salaries by email to Jobs.FASS  cc Recruitment by 12 February 2024.  

Note: All applications will be treated in strict confidence. 
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Posted on 29th January 2024

School of Economics

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