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Professor (Electrical and Computer Systems)
Monash University Malaysia

Date Posted Sep. 12, 2022
Title Professor (Electrical and Computer Systems)
University Monash University Malaysia
Sunway, Malaysia
Department School of Engineering
Application Deadline Oct. 11, 2022
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professor
  • Computer Science
    Computer Engineering
    Electrical and/or Electronics

Professor (Electrical and Computer Systems)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions
  • Be a part of an inclusive, collaborative community

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact. Learn more about working with Monash and what is Ancora Imparo.

The Opportunity

Clearly state the opportunity and what it entails. For example, you may consider what is the purpose and the key responsibilities and aspects of the work area/team that may be attractive, such as innovative teaching methods, research specialization, working with key research leaders, team culture, challenging role, etc.

Key Responsibilities

1.Lead curriculum development, innovation, enhancement and quality assurance in the undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum

2.Lead the development and delivery of innovative and excellent teaching, learning and assessment experiences for undergraduate and postgraduate students

3.Conduct world class research, maintaining an active record of high quality publication, grants, and PhD student supervision.

4.Lead the development and implementation of a research strategy for Electrical and Computer Systems Discipline and School of Engineering consistent with the research priorities of Monash University Malaysia and Monash University.

5.Lead the development of strong collaborations with other universities and with government, industry and/or civil society to drive research impact and educational excellence.

6.Play an active leadership role in the management of education, research and/or administration in the School, including coaching, mentorship, leadership and effective performance management.

7.Lead the School’s research in thematic areas.

8.Mentor junior staff in educational, research or career development matters. 

9.Take up a leadership role in the School if it is required (e.g. Head of Discipline, Deputy Head of School).

Key Selection Criteria

1.A doctoral qualification (PhD) or equivalent qualification

2.A strong record of successful and innovative curriculum development

3.An outstanding record of teaching, and educational leadership, which demonstrates a commitment to innovation and excellence

4.An outstanding research record, demonstrated by world class publications, grants and PhD supervision

5.An outstanding record in research leadership including generating research income, leading major research projects and, where relevant, building research teams

6.Proven ability to promote the discipline internally within the university as well as externally, both nationally and internationally

7.High level collaborative leadership skills that unite and inspire people creating a culture of high performance and collegiality

8.Eligible to register with the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)

If you believe you fit this profile, we look forward to receiving your application

The Opportunity

A Level E academic is expected to exercise a special responsibility in providing leadership and in fostering excellence in research, teaching, professional activities, and policy development in the academic discipline within the school or other comparable organisational unit, within the university and within the community, both scholarly and general. The Professor is expected to lead the School’s research in thematic areas, and contribute significantly to the School’s long-term educational and research strategies. S/he is also expected to mentor junior staff on educational, research, or career development matters.

Your application must address selection criteria, for instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”.


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Position Description

 Professor - Electric and Computer Systems

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Job Details

Job No.: 492731

School/Unit: School of Engineering

Location: Main Campus 

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration:  Fixed-term

Classification: Level E 

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Contact Information

  • Talent Management
    Human Resources
    Monash University Malaysia Sdn Bhd
    Jalan Lagoon Selatan


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