Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Accounting

Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia

Job description

Xiamen University (XMU), established by Tan Kah Kee in 1921, is the first Chinese higher-education university founded by overseas Chinese. Being a leading education and research university in China, XMU is ranked 12th among Chinese mainland universities according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018. Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM), the first overseas campus of XMU, was established at Jalan Sunsuria, Sepang, Malaysia since 2014. XMUM, the only international campus of all Chinese national key universities, is striving for a leading teaching and research focused university which empowers future talents and embraces values tied to diversity from all over the world.


  • A PhD degree in Accounting or relevant disciplines
  • Highly preferred teaching experience and established research track record
  • Be able to teach undergraduate programmes in International Business, Finance and Accounting. Details of our programs are available at:
  • Native-level fluency in both spoken and written English
  • Some Industry experience is preferable but not compulsory.
  • Candidates in all fields of Accounting are encouraged to apply, particularly those with specific teaching and research interests in two or more of the following:
    • Accounting Information Systems
    • Analysis of Financial Statements
    • Commercial Law
    • Cost Accounting
    • Management Accounting
    • Financial Accounting
    • International Accounting
    • Tax Law
    • Auditing

How to apply

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  • Required documents include
    • Cover letter
    • Curriculum vitae with your current and expected salary
    • Personal statements of teaching and research
    • One or two representative research/published papers
    • Teaching certificates (if available)
    • Two academic or professional references
    • Any relevant information you help your application

Xiamen University, colloquially known as Xia Da, located in Xiamen, Fujian province, is the first university in China founded by overseas Chinese. Established by Mr. Tan Kah Kee in 1921, the university was originally known as the Xiamen University.