Wawasan Open University Job Vacancy

By | April 24, 2018

Wawasan Open University Job Vacancy

Wawasan Open University Job Vacancy, The information provided below is Job Vacancy in Wawasan Open University. Check it out and apply



 

VACANCIES

Academic Position

1) Dean for School of Business and Administration (Based in Main Campus, Penang)

Responsibilities:

  • To contribute to the development of the University’s policy in areas affecting education and research in collaboration with the relevant committees and working groups set up in the University.
  • To provide leadership and strategic direction in the planning, action taking, communication and decision making processes to develop, enhance and promote existing and new programmes.
  • To network with partner institutions from government, industry and business organisations for the purpose of developing and offering collaborative diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate training programmes.
  • To work with the Chancellery, Registry and other Schools to ensure consistency of quality in curriculum development and delivery of diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
  • To develop and promote a service oriented administration within the School of Business and Administration that will guide and direct its diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate students in their academic pursuits.
  • To mentor and provide the necessary guidance to academic staff of the School to enhance their course development and delivery skills as well as to encourage and help facilitate their research activities.
  • To provide academic advice to academic staff and students on issues related to programmes or courses.

Requirements:



  • Applicants should possess a PhD degree in a related field and have extensive academic and administrative experience at senior levels in higher education.
  • Previous experience in on-campus and open distance education would be an advantage as would a high level of oral and written competence in both English and Bahasa Malaysia*.
  • Evidence of effective academic leadership with demonstrated ability to lead and oversee the development of the School and to enhance their excellence in teaching and scholarship.
  • A proven track record of leadership in research and an established record of scholarly outputs in local and international journals.
  • A record of establishing mutually beneficial links with the community and the industries.
  • Experience in managing School as business unit would be an added advantage.

[* Does not apply to expatriate candidates.]
Interested applicants are invited to email us your comprehensive resume including academic certificates, current and expected salary, and a recent passport-sized photograph to hr@wou.edu.my no later than 3 October 2018.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

2) Senior Lecturers and Lecturers (Based in Main Campus, Penang)

Responsibilities:

The appointees will be responsible for teaching, developing and coordinating the delivery of courses in one of the following areas and undertake research and publications in relevant areas.

> School of Humanities and Social Sciences

1) Psychology

> School of Business and Administration

1) Finance

The Job:

  • Oversight, delivery, coordination and development of learning materials for undergraduate and postgraduate courses (Open Distance Learning, Online Learning and classroom lecture) in the prescribed fields within the School.
  • Setting of assignments and examination papers and marking schemes.
  • Recruitment, training, management and evaluation of part-time tutors.
  • Liaising and working with external examiners, writers and assessors of learning course materials.
  • Working with other support units of the University including the Registry, Library, Educational Technology and Publishing Unit in the delivery of learning and teaching.
  • Assisting the School in developing new academic programmes, enhancing delivery and learning, facilitate seminars and other projects relevant to WOU.

Requirements:

  • Minimum PhD in Psychology from an accredited University for School of Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • A minimum Master degree and preferably a PhD from an accredited University for School of Business and Administration.
  • Excellent command of English and competency in Bahasa Malaysia.
  • Experience in Teacher Education and teaching, specialisation in early childhood education {*for School of Education, Languages & Communications}.
  • Experience in Open Distance Learning programmes and/or a record of research and publications would be an added advantage.

Interested applicants are invited to email us your comprehensive resume including academic certificates and a recent passport-sized photograph to hr@wou.edu.my

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 



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