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Associate Professor (Econometrics & Business Statistics)
Monash University Malaysia

Date Posted Apr. 22, 2021
Title Associate Professor (Econometrics & Business Statistics)
University Monash University Malaysia
Sunway, Selangor, Malaysia
Department School of Business
Application Deadline May 2, 2021
Position Start Date 2022
  • Associate Professor
  • Economics - General

Position purpose
A Level D academic is expected to make a significant contribution to all activities of the organisational unit or interdisciplinary area and play a significant role within their profession or discipline. Academics at this level may be appointed in recognition of distinction in their disciplinary area.

The academic will be responsible for developing, and executing, strategic plans and directions in the development, teaching and administration of undergraduate, postgraduate and executive education programs in the area of Econometrics and Business Statistics within the School. The academic will also be responsible for undertaking activities that maintain and develop scholarly research and the professional activities that are related to the discipline.
Reporting Line: The position reports to Head of Department, Econometrics and Business Statistics
Supervisory responsibilities: As assigned

Key responsibilities
Contribute to curriculum development, innovation, enhancement and quality assurance in the undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum
Develop and deliver innovative and excellent teaching, learning and assessment experiences for undergraduate and postgraduate students
Conduct world class research, maintaining an active record of high quality publication, grants, and PhD student supervision
Contribute to the development and implementation of a research strategy for School of Business, Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, consistent with the research priorities of Monash University Malaysia and Monash University
Contribute to the development of strong collaborations with other universities and with government, industry and/or civil society to drive research impact and educational excellence
Contribute to the management of education, research and/or administration in the School, including coaching, mentorship, leadership and effective performance management

Key selection criteria
A doctoral qualification (PhD) or equivalent qualification
A strong record of successful and innovative curriculum development
An outstanding record of teaching which demonstrates a commitment to educational innovation
An excellent research record, demonstrated by world class publications, grants and PhD supervision
A strong record in research leadership including generating research income, leading major research projects and, where relevant, building research teams
Ability to promote the discipline internally within the university as well as externally, both nationally and internationally
Demonstrated skills and experience in collaboration and leadership
Research agenda must show high translational impact, and must align with the Department’s research focus areas of (i) Data Fluency and (ii) Evidence-based transformative actions (in policy and governance)

Monash University is Australia’s largest university, and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight. We’ve been consistently ranked in the world’s top 100 universities, reflecting our strong commitment to academic and research excellence.

Monash is a global university, with four local campuses throughout Australia, as well as international locations in Malaysia, China, Italy, India and Indonesia. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the world, expanding the University’s global network.

Established in 1998, Monash University Malaysia is Monash’s third largest campus and one of Malaysia’s most respected universities. We were awarded a 6-star SETARA rating by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia in 2017 and once more in 2019, cementing our position in the very top cohort of outstanding universities in the country.

As a self-accrediting University, we attract students not just from Malaysia, but from all over the world. More than 9,000 students representing approximately 76 nationalities are currently enrolled at Monash Malaysia, and they enjoy a quality study experience supported by over 900 staff members.

We’re Monash’s platform for scholarly engagement with Southeast Asia, offering degrees in arts and social sciences, business, engineering, information technology, medicine and health sciences, pharmacy, and science across seven schools.

We’re located in Greater Kuala Lumpur, in Klang Valley, one of the region’s industrial hotspots. We sit in the heart of the rapidly developing economic corridor linking Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and beyond. Our education and research is oriented towards deep engagement with this dynamic social and industrial landscape.

Since our inception, Monash Malaysia has built a reputation for quality, credibility and integrity, and is held in high esteem by our students, alumni, industry and government. We encourage critical thinking to help discover new ideas, reveal new perspectives and devise solutions. We maintain a long and proud tradition of excellence in education, combined with liberal values of enquiry, providing a fertile environment for bright young minds to flourish, and lifelong opportunities for those wishing to enhance their education and career.

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Contact Information

  • Lavennia
    School of Business
    Monash University Malaysia
    Sunway, Selangor


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