The University of Macau (UM) is the only public comprehensive
university in Macao. Leveraging this unique advantage, UM aims to
establish itself as a world-class university with regional
characteristics. English is its working language. In recent years,
UM has seen a significant development in and a rising international
recognition for its teaching, research, and community service. It
has implemented a unique ‘4-in-1’ education model that integrates
discipline-specific education, general education, research and
internship education, and community and peer education. Combining
this model with the largest residential college system in Asia, UM
provides all-round education to students. In addition, it recruits
outstanding scholars from around the world to create a multilingual
and multicultural learning environment for students. With the
development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and
the new initiatives of the university to boost cutting-edge
research and interdisciplinary programmes, UM embraces
unprecedented opportunities for development, and offers bright
career prospect to professionals in different areas.
The Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences (ICMS)/ State Key
Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine (SKL-QRCM)/
Macao Centre for Research and Development in Chinese Medicine
invite applications for the position of
Full/Associate/Assistant Professor in the
- Research and Development of Innovative Products of
Chinese Medicine: Chinese classical prescriptions, Chinese
patent medicine, innovative drugs, and health products.
- Material reference of Chinese Medicine:
Screening of Chinese classical formula and innovative medicine, and
quality evaluation of their efficacy and safety.
- Quality standards of Chinese Medicine:
Internationalized quality standard system of Chinese classical
prescriptions and genuine Chinese medicine.
- Pharmaceutical engineering of Chinese
Medicine: Formulations, manufacturing process,
pharmaceutical excipients, and industrial translation.
- Quality assurance of Chinese Medicine: Chinese
medicine resources, intellectual property, brand, quality
traceability, and product registration.
Established in 2002, ICMS is an independent academic unit of
excellence in the field of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences.
Along with the State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese
Medicine (the first and only state key Laboratory in the field of
Chinese medical sciences) and Macao Centre for Research and
Development in Chinese Medicine, ICMS has developed a ‘3-in-1’
system that integrates education, scientific research, and R&D.
Over the past decade, the Institute has established an
international reputation in conducting high-quality research with
special emphasis on quality research of Chinese medicine, drug
discovery & development, systems pharmacology and molecular
pharmaceutics. It has secured outstanding funding support from both
national and regional governments and built long-term strategic
collaborations with top academic organizations/pharmaceutical
companies around the world. More details about the Institute are
available at https://sklqrcm.um.edu.mo/.
Applicants should have a PhD degree in Chinese medicine,
pharmaceutics, biomedical sciences or related disciplines,
postdoctoral research experience from globally renowned
universities, and also a good record of high-quality research
publications. Priority consideration will be given to those with
proven academic innovation ability and R&D experience in
product development. Strong interpersonal and communication skills,
ability to work cross-functionally in a team environment are
essential for the application.
The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in
2021 or early 2022.
A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP828,100
(approximately USD102,230) will be commensurate with the successful
applicants’ academic qualification and relevant professional
experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is
effectively around 5% - 7% after various discretionary exemptions
experience. Apart from competitive remuneration, UM offers a wide
range of benefits, such as medical insurance, provident fund, on
campus accommodation/housing allowance and other subsidies. Further
details on our package are available at: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/learn-more/.
Applicants should visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/
for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of
applications will commence upon receiving applications and continue
until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their
applications not successful if they are not invited for an
interview within 3 months of application.
Human Resources Section,
Office of Administration
University of Macau, Av. da
Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Tel: +853 8822 8509; Fax: +853 8822
The effective position and salary index are subject to the
Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The
University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate.
Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered
lower positions under special circumstances.
***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept
confidential and used for recruitment purpose only***
** Under the equal condition of qualifications and
experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent