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Director of Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering
Posted: January 26, 2014
Expires: March 27, 2014
Requisition number: FST/APME/01/2014
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About the University of Macau The University of Macau is a leading higher educational institution in Macao and is making strides towards becoming internationally recognized for its excellence in teaching, research and service to the community. The University is growing rapidly with a number of new strategic initiatives, including the relocation to a new campus and the establishment of the largest Residential College system in Asia. The new campus will be 20 times larger than the present one with a projected fast growth of student intake and faculty size. English is the University's working language.
The Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering The Faculty of Science and Technology is planning to establish a new Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, initially offering the PhD degrees. Under the aspiration of the University to excel in research, the establishment of the Institute will position the University strategically in the frontier of applied physics and materials research. At its early stage, three focused research areas were identified, i.e., green energy materials, three-dimensional integrated system (e.g., 3D-IC), scattering physics and imaging technology, with additional ones to be added with the appointments of clusters of new academic staff.
The Director of Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering The successful candidate is expected to provide visionary leadership for establishing the new Institute to a higher level of excellence; to provide strategic directions on the development of new graduate programs; to encourage excellence and innovation in research, teaching and service; to advance professional development of faculty members and students; to promote productive relationships with all constituents including students, alumni, industry and government agencies; to foster productive interdisciplinary relations with a variety of entities across the University.
In particular, the candidate is expected to have the following credentials: 1. A PhD degree in related disciplines; 2. A distinguished record of research and scholarship recognized internationally; 3. Outstanding academic leadership, demonstrated commitment to leading research and a record of effective teaching in the higher education sector; 4. A proven record of curriculum/course development and delivery; 5. Demonstrable administrative and communication competences.
The successful candidate is expected to assume the position in August 2014 or earlier.
Remuneration Remuneration offered will be highly competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants' academic qualification, current position and professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% - 7% after various discretionary exemptions.
Application Procedure Review of the applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should visit http://www.umac.mo/vacancy for more details, and apply ONLINE at Jobs@UM (https://isw.umac.mo/recruitment) (Ref. No.: FST/APME/01/2014). The University has appointed Perrett Laver to assist in the search process for this position. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they were not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.
Human Resources Office University of Macau, Av. Padre Tomás Pereira, Taipa, Macau Website: https://isw.umac.mo/recruitment; Email: email@example.com Tel: +853 8397 8593 or +853 8397 8592; Fax: +853 8397 8694
The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.
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