Salary: BN$40,680 to BN$230,400
£23,757.12 to £134,553.60 converted salary* per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 3rd November 2016
Closes: 29th December 2016
Over the past five years, Universiti Brunei Darussalam has been on an exciting progressive journey of change, from what is fundamentally a teaching university to a first class international university of excellence in teaching and research. Our vision is to be among the top 50 universities in Asia.
In education, we have introduced a new undergraduate degree program, Generation Next (GenNEXT), which emphasizes broad-based learning, programmes that cross-disciplinary boundaries and real world experiential learning in the form of the Discovery Year.
In research, UBD is fortunate to have the strong support of His Majesty’s government in providing funds and infrastructural support to advance research. This entails substantial increase in research funding and the development of infrastructural support as well as ample dedicated leave time for research and conferences.
In April 2014, UBD experienced another milestone with the announcement of the new salary scheme for the recruitment and retention of quality academic staff.
As Brunei Darussalam’s Premier National University, UBD invites suitably qualified candidates to join us in shaping global future leaders and contribute as a Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Research.
We are seeking applications from suitably qualified persons with medical degrees i.e MD/ MBBs/ MBBCH degree, with PhD/ MRCGP/MRCP or equivalent qualification in clinical areas/medical education/health care. Applicants should have a strong academic background with demonstrated ability in clinical teaching and experience in the following areas: undergraduate health sciences, allied health programmes, postgraduate programmes, research activities and research supervision, with commitment and ability to excite students’ interest and ability to integrate fundamentals of clinical skills within the scope of clinical learning and research. The discipline of clinical academia emphasizes on the fundamental of good practice in the clinical field especially in the treatment of patients in clinical or health settings. Successful applicants are expected to teach relevant areas in medicine/health care such as clinical simulation, health sciences subjects, communication and clinical areas, special study modules, our community and professional/personal development, Masters in Medicine programmes, using innovative pedagogical techniques. The applicant is also expected to fulfill the expectations as a General Practitioner in the I.H.S clinic.
Other Primary Responsibilities:
UBD Salary and Fringe Benefits
Salary range per annum: -
Lecturer (with PhD) - between BND40,680 to BND53,280
Assistant Professor / Senior Assistant Professor - between BND49,560 to BND76, 920
Associate Professor - between BND87,600 to BND90,120
Professor - between BND105,600 to BND230,400
Bonus payment after each 12 months of satisfactory service.
Gratuity payment of 25% of last drawn basic monthly salary x 36 months. Payable at the end of the contract.
No personal income tax scheme in Brunei Darussalam on income earned.
Among the other benefits
For more details on the benefits, visit http://www.ubd.edu.bn/career-opportunities
Completed application forms together with copies of academic certificates and comprehensive curriculum vitae with the names and addresses of three referees should be sent to: -
Registrar & Secretary
Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Jalan Tungku Link
Application forms can be downloaded from our website at http://www.ubd.edu.bn/academic-positions/ and completed applications must reach us by 29th December 2016.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and called for interview.