Associate Professor (Computer Science/Software Engineering/AI)

  • Monash University Malaysia
  • Malaysia
  • Sep 13, 2022
Technology Full Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact. Learn more about working with Monash and what is Ancora Imparo.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Contribute to curriculum development, innovation, enhancement and quality assurance in the undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum

  2. Develop and deliver innovative and excellent teaching, learning, and assessment experiences for undergraduate and postgraduate students

  3. Conduct world-class research, maintaining an active record of high quality publications, grants, and Ph.D. student supervision

  4. Contribute to the development and implementation of a research strategy for the School of Information Technology consistent with the research priorities of Monash University Malaysia and Monash University

  5. 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

  6. Contribute to the management of education, research, and/or administration in the School, including coaching, mentorship, leadership, and effective performance management

  7. Lead the School’s research in thematic areas and mentor junior staff in educational, research, or career development matters

Key Selection Criteria

Skills & Experience


  1. A doctoral qualification (PhD) or equivalent qualification in the relevant areas

Knowledge and Skills

  1. A strong record of successful and innovative curriculum development

  2. An outstanding record of teaching which demonstrates a commitment to educational innovation

  3. An excellent research record, demonstrated by world-class publications, grants and PhD supervision

  4. A strong record in research leadership including generating research income, leading major research projects and, where relevant, building research teams

  5. Ability to promote the discipline internally within the university as well as externally, both nationally and internationally

  6. Demonstrated skills and experience in collaboration and leadership

  7. Eligible to register with the Malaysian Board of Technologists (MBOT) as a Professional Technologist

If you believe you fit this profile, we look forward to receiving your application

The Opportunity

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. In more detail, the academic is expected to lead the School’s research in thematic areas, and contribute significantly to the School’s long-term educational and research strategies. The appointee will be expected to contribute to the school and every effort will be made to assist with the development of personal and professional links with the appropriate groups of researchers.

Reporting line: Head of School

Your application

Your application must address selection criteria, for instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”.


For further enquiries please email us at [email protected]

Position Description

Associate Professor(CS,SE)


Higher Education : Academic