In a country steeped in rich traditions, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) has put in place major academic reforms which will take it through the 21st Century, encompassing four thrusts of leadership and innovation, entrepreneurship, environmental awareness, and internationalization in its four year liberal-arts/liberal-science based undergraduate programmes and its wide-ranging progressive postgraduate programmes.
With an emphasis on changing the way UBD students see the world and getting them to embrace change for a more successful future in their careers, UBD is a teaching and research-based university, with a dynamic research environment, and both public and private sector funding to undertake cutting-edge academic research.
As Brunei Darussalam’s Premier National University, UBD invites suitably qualified candidates to join us in moulding globally-inclined future leaders and contribute to UBD as a Centre of Excellence in Research.
The Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education, UBD is inviting applications for a position as Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor or Professor in Mathematics Education. Applicants must have a PhD in Mathematics Education, a strong record of research and publication, a demonstrated ability to teach at graduate level and to supervise doctoral students, and experience of innovation in the teaching and learning of mathematics at all levels of the education system.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for appointment to the following post:
Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Mathematics Education
Normally a Ph.D with at least 5 years relevant experience and a proven record in teaching, research and administration.
Candidates should already be holding the post of Senior Lecturer with at least 5 years relevant experience and a proven record in teaching, research and administration.
Candidates should have extensive relevant teaching experience and outstanding academic record of research and publication and an established international reputation.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
The appointment will be on a permanent basis for citizens of Brunei Darussalam. For non-citizens, appointment will be by contract for a period of three years which is renewable subject to mutual agreement.
The base annual salary range is as follows:-
Lecturer :B$ 33,720 – B$ 50,880
Special Efficiency Bar (SEB) B$ 52,320 – B$ 58,080
Senior Lecturer :B$ 55,200 – B$ 62,400 SEB B$63,600
Associate Professor :B$ 64,800 SEB B$67,320
Professor :B$ 70,800 SEB B$73,320
Lecturer (without PhD): B$ 300.00 per month
Lecturer (with PhD): B$ 500.00 per month
Senior Lecturer: B$ 600.00 per month
Associate Professor: B$ 800.00 per month
Professor: B$ 1,000.00 per month
a) Bonus [1 month salary for Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, ½ month salary for Associate Professor/Professor]
after each 12 months of satisfactory service.
b) Gratuity [25% of last drawn monthly salary x 36 months at the end of the contract].
a) Subsidized Education allowance.
b) Children’s concession passage up to 2 children who are paid education allowance under category of ‘student studying at boarding schools outside Brunei’.
c) Subsidized housing [staff contribute B$130 per month].
d) Free medical service at government hospitals subject to payment of a small registration fee for each visit.
e) Interest- free car loan of B$15,000 for Associate Professor/Professor and B$12,000 for Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to be paid within the contract period.
f) Annual leave of 48 days for contract officers; 42 days for citizens.
g) Passage and removal allowance.
h) Baggage Allowance.
i) Home to Office Allowance.
j) Conference leave of 14 days per academic year.
k) Research leave of 30 days per academic year (additional 14 days can be applied for on a case by case basis).
l) At present there is no personal income tax in Brunei Darussalam.
The appointee will contribute to the University and Faculty's research activities through available public and private funding, including start-up grants for all new staff.
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 and Secretary
Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Jalan Tungku Link
Gadong BE 1410
Application forms can be downloaded from our website at www.ubd.edu.bn. Applications must reach Universiti Brunei Darussalam by 17th November 2011.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and informed of details regarding interview.