Dean of Faculty of Business Administration

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University of Macau

Macau

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Role Managed by:

Jesse Sloane

Consultant

t: 00 852 3619 8214

e: Jesse.Sloane@PerrettLaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: commensurate with experience

Closing Date: 15/12/2021

The University of Macau (UM) is the only public comprehensive university in the Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR) located at the west bank of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA). The GBA is rapidly developing into one of the leading technology and innovation hubs of the world. With a scenic campus of approximately 1 km2 on Hengqin island, UM has achieved significant progress in the past decade as evidenced by its rising international repute, state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities, and the establishment of three State Key Laboratories in microelectronics, Chinese medical sciences, and internet of things for smart city. To support economic diversification of MSAR and deepen collaboration between MSAR and Guangdong Province in Hengqin island, UM will continue to invest in cutting-edge research and develop interdisciplinary programmes in key strategic areas including precision oncology, advanced materials, regional oceanography, artificial intelligence and robotics, data science, cognitive and brain science and economics and finance. Leveraging its ‘4-in-1’ model of education and the largest residential college system in Asia, UM provides all-round undergraduate education, nurturing talent to support social and economic development in MSAR and the GBA as a whole. With unprecedented growth and opportunities for development, UM offers promising career prospects to academics at all levels. It may be noted that English is the working language and the primary medium of instruction at UM.
The University of Macau sincerely invites applications for the position of the Dean of Faculty of Business Administration.


The Faculty of Business Administration

The Faculty of Business Administration is a well-established full-service business faculty with AACSB and AMBA accreditations and full membership of EFMD. It is a distinctive flagship business school in the region with key responsibilities to nurture the leadership talents for the development of Macao and beyond. With over 90 faculty members from diverse international backgrounds, the faculty provides education in both traditional and emerging subjects of business administration at all levels of higher education (i.e. bachelor, MBA, MSc EMBA, PhD and DBA) in the areas of Accounting, Finance, Management, Integrated Resort and Tourism Management, Information Systems, Marketing and Business Economics, etc. More details about the Faculty of Business Administration are available from https://www.fba.um.edu.mo.

The Dean of Faculty of Business Administration

The successful candidate should have considerable experience in faculty management, academic strategic planning, curriculum design, laboratory setup and research development, and must be highly committed to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research and service.
In particular, the candidate should have the following credentials:

  • A PhD degree in Business Administration, or related disciplines;
  •  A distinguished record of internationally recognized research and scholarship;
  • Evidence of outstanding academic leadership, demonstrated commitment to leading research and a record of effective teaching in higher education sectors;
  • Excellent management, interpersonal and communication skills; 
  • Proficiency in English is required as it is the working language, while knowledge in Chinese/Portuguese will be an advantage.

Remuneration

Remuneration will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s academic qualification and relevant professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% - 7% after various discretionary exemptions. Apart from competitive remuneration, UM offers a wide range of benefits, such as medical insurance, provident fund, on-campus accommodation/housing allowance and other subsidies. Further details on our package are available at: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/learn-more/

How to Apply

Applications should include the following:

a cover letter
an up-to-date CV
any other relevant supporting documents

Completed applications should be uploaded via this page.

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