WE ARE HIRING RESEARCH-ACTIVE ACADEMICS

We have established ourselves as a world-class university, joining the ranks of institutions in the top 200 in Asia, and as Malaysia’s leading private university with an excellent reputation for teaching and overall student experience.

Our reputation for quality education is reflected in the numerous national awards won such as the Putra Brand Awards and Reader's Digest Trusted Brand Gold Awards. Internationally, Taylor's University was awarded 5-Stars in five (5) categories of the 2016 QS Stars University Ratings namely, Teaching, Employability, Facilities, Internationalisation and Inclusiveness. These achievements are a recognition of our strong foundation of academic excellence and research outputs.

Taylor's University is home to 5 international peer reviewed journals of which, JESTEC (Journal of Engineering Science and Technology) is indexed in both SCOPUS and ISI Emerging Sources Citation Index, while SEARCH: The Journal of the South East Asia Research Centre for Communication and the Humanities is indexed in SCOPUS. Taylor’s also organises National and International Conferences in diverse areas such as Education, Hospitality & Tourism, Student Leadership, Communication, Big Data, Engineering, Food Science & Nutrition, Pharmacy and many more.

Taylor's commitment to research is supported by the Department of Research & Enterprise, which comprises of the Centre for Research Management, Centre for Higher Degrees by Research and Centre for Knowledge Transfer and Commercialisation.

We are poised to embark on the next stage of our journey as an important centre for high-impact research and knowledge transfer.

We are now launching a global initiative to appoint academic researchers in our existing core areas:
  • Business and Law
  • Communication
  • Hospitality, Food, and Leisure Management
  • Medicine, Pharmacy, and Biosciences

AREAS OF HIRING

ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCES (COMMUNICATION)
  • Broadcast media (Regulatory & Policy perspective)
  • Media Analytics with Media/Advertising focus
  • Media Studies 
HOSPITALITY, FOOD & LEISURE MANAGEMENT
  • Culinary Arts
  • Hotel Brand Management
  • Hotel Management
  • Hotel Product & Service Innovation Management
  • Smart Tourism & Technology Events & Convention Management
BUSINESS AND LAW
  • Accounting
  • Asian & ASEAN Law
  • Family Business & Social Enterprise
  • Finance & Economics
  • Human Capital
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management
HEALTH & MEDICAL SCIENCES (MEDICINE, PHARMACY, BIOSCIENCES)
  • Ageing and Quality of Life
  • Drug Design and Development
  • Medical Education
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Optimisation of Pharmacotherapy
  • Pharmaceutical Biosciences
 
 
HIRING POSITIONS

PROFESSOR
  • Minimum qualification of PhD with cumulative eight (8) years of relevant teaching / industry experience
  • Publication in C.I. journal (ISI, SCOPUS, ERA) in the last five (5) years:
    • At least 15 publications for Science & Technology
    • At least 10 publications for Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Secured research and/or consultancy grant(s) as a Principal Investigator in the past 3 years. A track record of international/industry grants is advantageous.
  • Graduated at least 3 PhD students
  • Possessing an impactful academic profile as evidenced by any of the following:
    • Citation indices
    • Possessing an approved patent or invention or copyright
    • External examiner (postgraduate level/programmes)
    • Invited to share his/her area of expertise in national or international levels as below:
      • Keynote/plenary speaker
      • Editor-in-Chief of an indexed journal
      • Reviewer of indexed journal, books and technical reports
 
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
  • Minimum qualification of PhD with cumulative five (5) years of relevant teaching / industry experience
  • Publication in C.I. journal (ISI, SCOPUS, ERA) in the last five (5) years:
    • At least seven (7) publications for Science & Technology
    • At least five (5) publications for Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Secured research and/or consultancy grant(s) as a Principal Investigator in the past 3 years. A track record of international/industry grants is advantageous.
  • Graduated at least one (1) PhD OR two (2) Master’s by Research students
  • Possessing an impactful academic profile as evidenced by any of the following:
    • Citation indices
    • External examiner (postgraduate level/programmes)
    • Invited to share his/her area of expertise in national or international levels as below:
      • Keynote/plenary/invited speaker
      • Editor-in-Chief of an indexed journal
      • Reviewer of indexed journal, books and technical reports
 
SENIOR LECTURER
  • Minimum qualification of PhD
  • Fulfillment of at least one (1) of the criteria below:
    • Publication in C.I. Journals (ISI, SCOPUS, ERA) in the last five (5) years:
      • At least five (5) publications for Science & Technology
      • At least three (3) publications for Social Science & Humanities
    • Secured research and/or consultancy grant(s) as a Principal Investigator
    • Graduated at least 1 Master’s by Research student
 
POSTDOCTORAL
  • Within 5 years of obtaining PhD
  • English language proficiency qualification (minimum TOEFL 600 or IELTS minimum band 6.5) for candidates whose PHD thesis was written in language other than English
  • Have experience in carrying out research and have published at least 2 papers in CIJ journals.

 
To join one of our many growing research teams, and further your career at one of Asia’s most dynamic institutions of higher learning, submit your CV directly to: research@taylors.edu.my