Job: Learning Skills Advisor

1.27.17 –  Learning Skills Advisor
Monash University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments:  Monash U. is a branch of  this Australian University with eight campuses: six in Australia, one in Malaysia, one in South Africa, and a centre in Prato, Italy.  They appear to be growing as they posted two positions in 2015 and in 2016 however I recommend reading the Glassdoor Reviews before deciding to apply. Note: a very short closing date…

 

Closing Date: 4 February 2017

Established in 1998, Monash University Malaysia is one of Malaysia’s most respected universities. We are Monash University’s global foot print in the Asian region, carrying with us the distinction of being the Malaysian constituent of a premier research intensive Australian university ranked among the top 100 universities in the world, and a member of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight (Go8). From humble beginnings, Monash Malaysia has grown in stature, and is now recognized as a leader in the international higher education sector in Malaysia.

As a self-accrediting University, we attract students not just from Malaysia, but from all over the world. Approximately 7,000 students representing more than 70 nationalities are currently enrolled at Monash Malaysia, and enjoy a quality academic experience.

Since our inception, Monash Malaysia has built a reputation for quality, credibility and integrity, and is held in high esteem by our students, alumni, industry and government. We encourage critical thinking to help discover new ideas, reveal new perspectives and devise solutions. We maintain a long and proud tradition of excellence in education, combined with liberal values of enquiry, providing a fertile environment for bright young minds to flourish, and life-long opportunities for those wishing to enhance their education and career.

For further information see: www.monash.edu.my.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an appropriately qualified and experienced Learning Skills Adviser to join the Library and Learning Commons. The incumbent will be responsible for providing a range of discipline specific, integrated and embedded learning skills programs and resources.

The Learning Skills Adviser, together with Librarians, will work closely with academic staff to ensure quality information research and learning skills programs are delivered to students.

Your application must address the selection criteria.

The Benefits

The appointment will be under Malaysian benefits, terms and conditions.

Position Description

Download File PD800 – Learning Skills Adviser (LLC)

Enquiries and Applications

For general enquiries, please refer to FAQ.

To apply, send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Job: Liaison Librarian

12.6.16 –  Liaison Librarian
Monash University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments:   This is a repeat ad from April and July and November of this year!  It would appear they are having a hard time finding a qualified candidate. Monash U. is a branch of  this Australian University with eight campuses: six in Australia, one in Malaysia, one in South Africa, and a centre in Prato, Italy.  They appear to be growing and posted two positions in 2015 however I recommend reading the Glassdoor Reviews before deciding to apply.

Monash University is Australia’s largest university, with five local campuses throughout Victoria, as well as two international campuses – Malaysia and South Africa – and international centres in the People’s Republic of China, Italy and India. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the world, expanding the University’s global network.

Monash University Malaysia provides a distinctive international experience, with excellence in teaching and research. It engages with Malaysian and regional societies to improve the human condition. The campus is a dynamic community of scholars comprising staff and students, supported by collegial processes and comprehensive first-class infrastructure, and aspiring to intellectual achievement of the highest order. It continues to grow rapidly, and currently has more than 6,400 students and 770 staff.

Monash Malaysia is a registered private higher education institution in Malaysia. It employs all staff of the campus, and consequently line management is via the campus President and Pro Vice-Chancellor, who is also Chief Executive of the campus company.

For further information see: www.monash.edu.my.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Liaison Librarian to join the Library and Learning Commons Unit. The successful applicant is responsible for providing a comprehensive information service, developing library collections to meet the needs of their assigned Schools and collaboratively developing and delivering embedded information literacy and learning skills programs and activities. Liaison librarians have subject responsibilities for a number of areas and this involves, among other duties, liaising and working with academic staff to maximise their engagement with the Library.

Your application must address the selection criteria. 

The Benefits

The appointment will be under Malaysian benefits, terms and conditions.

Position Description

Download File PD – Liaison Librarian

Enquiries and Applications

For general enquiries, please refer to FAQ.

To apply, send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Closing Date:  December 31 2016

Job: Liaison Librarian

11.4.16 –  Liaison Librarian
Monash University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments:   This is a repeat ad from April and July of this year.  It would appear they are having a hard time finding a qualified candidate. Monash U. is a branch of  this Australian University with eight campuses: six in Australia, one in Malaysia, one in South Africa, and a centre in Prato, Italy.  They appear to be growing and posted two positions in 2015 however I recommend reading the Glassdoor Reviews before deciding to apply.

 

Monash University is Australia’s largest university, with five local campuses throughout Victoria, as well as two international campuses – Malaysia and South Africa – and international centres in the People’s Republic of China, Italy and India. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the world, expanding the University’s global network.

Monash University Malaysia provides a distinctive international experience, with excellence in teaching and research. It engages with Malaysian and regional societies to improve the human condition. The campus is a dynamic community of scholars comprising staff and students, supported by collegial processes and comprehensive first-class infrastructure, and aspiring to intellectual achievement of the highest order. It continues to grow rapidly, and currently has more than 6,400 students and 770 staff.

Monash Malaysia is a registered private higher education institution in Malaysia. It employs all staff of the campus, and consequently line management is via the campus President and Pro Vice-Chancellor, who is also Chief Executive of the campus company.

For further information see: www.monash.edu.my.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Liaison Librarian to join the Library and Learning Commons Unit. The successful applicant is responsible for providing a comprehensive information service, developing library collections to meet the needs of their assigned Schools and collaboratively developing and delivering embedded information literacy and learning skills programs and activities. Liaison librarians have subject responsibilities for a number of areas and this involves, among other duties, liaising and working with academic staff to maximise their engagement with the Library.

Your application must address the selection criteria. 

The Benefits

The appointment will be under Malaysian benefits, terms and conditions.

Position Description

Download File PD – Liaison Librarian

Enquiries and Applications

For general enquiries, please refer to FAQ.

To apply, send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Closing Date:  November 18 2016

Job: Postgraduate Programs Coordinator

10/14/15 – Postgraduate Programs Coordinator
Monash University Malaysia, Bandar Sunway, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments: Monash University is an old, well-established Australian institution with a good reputation.  They also have branches in South Africa and this one in Malaysia which was opened in the mid-1990’s.  No reviews but here is some info:

Monash University Malaysia Wikipedia article
Monash University Malaysia YouTube

We are seeking an innovative, dynamic and collaborative Postgraduate Programs Coordinator for the Library and Learning Commons Unit at Monash University Malaysia. The Library and Learning Commons has three operational units (Information Resources, Information Services and Research & Learning) with 33 full-time professional librarians and paraprofessional staff.

The Postgraduate Programs Coordinator is responsible for the development and delivery of a range of research skills programs including providing liaison services to support academic staff and postgraduate course work and research students. S/he will also work closely with schools and other Liaison Librarians to provide a comprehensive library service including developing resources, and coordinating the integration and the embedding of information literacy and research skills programs into the research, teaching and learning activities.

For further information see: http://www.jobs-monash.jxt.net.au/professional-jobs/postgraduate-programs-coordinator/784662

Key Selection Criteria:

1. University degree and/or a tertiary qualification in a relevant subject discipline, library science or education; alternatively an equivalent combination of knowledge, training and experience.

2. Postgraduate qualification would be an asset though it is not a requirement, e.g. librarianship, information management, education or educational design.

3. Three or more years relevant work experience, preferably in an academic or research environment.

4. Demonstrated experience in the provision of information services, including the delivery of information literacy and research skills programs, and the development of online resources and tutorials.

5. Knowledge of relevant subject disciplines, including extensive experience searching electronic resources.

6. Interest for and capacity to engage with new technologies in blended learning environments and ability to use and learn relevant software.

7. Strong communication skills including oral, written and interpersonal, particularly to effectively liaise, report and negotiate with a wide range of clients including staff and students.

8. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a complex environment.

9. Sound organisational and time management skills including ability to set priorities, coordinate projects and programs, work independently or as part of a team, and perform well under pressure.

10. Knowledge of trends and issues in higher education, and research and learning services in academic libraries.

Application:  Please send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Closing Date: Sunday, 18th September 2016

 

Job: Liaison Librarian

7.25.16 –  Liaison Librarian
Monash University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments:   This is a repeat ad from April of this year. Monash U. is a branch of  this Australian University with eight campuses: six in Australia, one in Malaysia, one in South Africa, and a centre in Prato, Italy.  They appear to be growing and posted two positions in 2015 however I recommend reading the Glassdoor Reviews before deciding to apply.  Note the closing date of 8.15.16 which is is a short listing period.

 

Monash University is Australia’s largest university, with five local campuses throughout Victoria, as well as two international campuses – Malaysia and South Africa – and international centres in the People’s Republic of China, Italy and India. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the world, expanding the University’s global network.

Monash University Malaysia provides a distinctive international experience, with excellence in teaching and research. It engages with Malaysian and regional societies to improve the human condition. The campus is a dynamic community of scholars comprising staff and students, supported by collegial processes and comprehensive first-class infrastructure, and aspiring to intellectual achievement of the highest order. It continues to grow rapidly, and currently has more than 6,400 students and 770 staff.

Monash Malaysia is a registered private higher education institution in Malaysia. It employs all staff of the campus, and consequently line management is via the campus President and Pro Vice-Chancellor, who is also Chief Executive of the campus company.

For further information see: www.monash.edu.my.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Liaison Librarian to join the Library and Learning Commons Unit. The successful applicant is responsible for providing a comprehensive information service, developing library collections to meet the needs of their assigned Schools and collaboratively developing and delivering embedded information literacy and learning skills programs and activities. Liaison librarians have subject responsibilities for a number of areas and this involves, among other duties, liaising and working with academic staff to maximise their engagement with the Library.

Your application must address the selection criteria. 

The Benefits

The appointment will be under Malaysian benefits, terms and conditions.

Position Description

Download File PD – Liaison Librarian

Enquiries and Applications

For general enquiries, please refer to FAQ.

To apply, send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Closing Date:  August 15 2016

Job: Research and Learning Coordinator

4.4.16 –  Research and Learning Coordinator
Monash University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments:   Monash U. is a branch of  this Australian University with eight campuses: six in Australia, one in Malaysia, one in South Africa, and a centre in Prato, Italy.  They appear to be growing and posted two positions in 2015 however I recommend reading the Glassdoor Reviews before deciding to apply.  Note the closing date of 4.15.16 which is is a short listing period.  Also see my other post for a Liaison Librarian.

 

Monash University is Australia’s largest university, with five local campuses throughout Victoria, as well as two international campuses – Malaysia and South Africa – and international centres in the People’s Republic of China, Italy and India. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the world, expanding the University’s global network.

Monash University Malaysia provides a distinctive international experience, with excellence in teaching and research. It engages with Malaysian and regional societies to improve the human condition. The campus is a dynamic community of scholars comprising staff and students, supported by collegial processes and comprehensive first-class infrastructure, and aspiring to intellectual achievement of the highest order. It continues to grow rapidly, and currently has more than 6,400 students and 770 staff.

Monash Malaysia is a registered private higher education institution in Malaysia. It employs all staff of the campus, and consequently line management is via the campus President and Pro Vice-Chancellor, who is also Chief Executive of the campus company.

For further information see: www.monash.edu.my.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Research and Learning Coordinator to join the Library and Learning Commons Unit. The successful applicant is responsible to coordinates the design, planning, delivery and evaluation of quality and innovative services in accordance with the strategic directions of the University. This position works collaboratively with the Postgraduate Programs Coordinator to develop specialist programs that strengthen digital scholarship and research data management in an increasingly open environment.

Your application must address the selection criteria.

The Benefits

The appointment will be under Malaysian benefits, terms and conditions.

Position Description

Download File PD – Research and Learning Coordinator

Enquiries and Applications

For general enquiries, please refer to FAQ.

To apply, send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Closing Date

April 16 2016

 

Job: Liaison Librarian

4.4.16 –  Liaison Librarian
Monash University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Sarah P’s comments:   Monash U. is a branch of  this Australian University with eight campuses: six in Australia, one in Malaysia, one in South Africa, and a centre in Prato, Italy.  They appear to be growing and posted two positions in 2015 however I recommend reading the Glassdoor Reviews before deciding to apply.  Note the closing date of 4.15.16 which is is a short listing period.  Also see my other post for a Research and Learning Coordinator.

 

Monash University is Australia’s largest university, with five local campuses throughout Victoria, as well as two international campuses – Malaysia and South Africa – and international centres in the People’s Republic of China, Italy and India. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the world, expanding the University’s global network.

Monash University Malaysia provides a distinctive international experience, with excellence in teaching and research. It engages with Malaysian and regional societies to improve the human condition. The campus is a dynamic community of scholars comprising staff and students, supported by collegial processes and comprehensive first-class infrastructure, and aspiring to intellectual achievement of the highest order. It continues to grow rapidly, and currently has more than 6,400 students and 770 staff.

Monash Malaysia is a registered private higher education institution in Malaysia. It employs all staff of the campus, and consequently line management is via the campus President and Pro Vice-Chancellor, who is also Chief Executive of the campus company.

For further information see: www.monash.edu.my.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Liaison Librarian to join the Library and Learning Commons Unit. The successful applicant is responsible for providing a comprehensive information service, developing library collections to meet the needs of their assigned Schools and collaboratively developing and delivering embedded information literacy and learning skills programs and activities. Liaison librarians have subject responsibilities for a number of areas and this involves, among other duties, liaising and working with academic staff to maximise their engagement with the Library.

Your application must address the selection criteria. 

The Benefits

The appointment will be under Malaysian benefits, terms and conditions.

Position Description

Download File PD – Liaison Librarian

Enquiries and Applications

For general enquiries, please refer to FAQ.

To apply, send your Cover Letter and Resume to recruit@monash.edu

Closing Date

April 16 2016