UM Macau Fellow in Business Administration job with UNIVERSITY OF MACAU


(Ref. Nope.: FBA/MF/04/2022)

The University of Macau (UM) is an internationalized comprehensive public university in the Macau Special Administrative Region (MSAR) located on the western shore of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau (GBA) Greater Bay Area. The GBA is growing rapidly to become one of the world’s leading centers of technology and innovation. UM is placed in the 201-250 bracket of THE World University Rankings and ranked No. 322 in the QS World University Rankings in 2022. With a scenic campus of approximately 1 km2 on Hengqin Island, UM has made significant progress over the past decade, as evidenced by its growing international reputation, state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities, and the establishment of three laboratories of key states in microelectronics, Chinese medical science and smart city Internet of things. To support MSAR’s economic diversification and deepen collaboration between MSAR and Guangdong Province on Hengqin Island, UM will continue to invest in cutting-edge research and develop interdisciplinary programs in key strategic areas, including precision oncology, advanced materials, regional oceanography, artificial intelligence and robotics. , data science, cognitive and brain science and economics and finance. Leveraging its ‘4-in-1’ education model and Asia’s largest residential college system, UM offers a comprehensive undergraduate education, nurturing talent to support the social and economic development of MSAR and the GBA as a whole. With unprecedented growth and development opportunities, UM offers promising career prospects for scholars at all levels. It should be noted that English is the working language and the primary medium of instruction at UM.

The Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) is one of the largest faculties in the University. FBA is a well-established full-service business school with AACSB and AMBA accreditations and a full member of EFMD. It is a distinctive flagship business school in the region with key responsibilities in business and management education and the development of leadership talent for the development of Macau and beyond, as noted his mission. It connects academic education with real-world practice and proactively engages with industry and professional bodies, which has had a significant impact on industry and society.

FBA offers training in traditional and emerging areas of business and management, ranging from accounting, finance, business economics, information systems and management, marketing, general management specialized integrated management of tourist complexes and tourism. Our programs are delivered at all levels of higher education, including undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral, MBA, EMBA, DBA, and executive education. Additionally, we strongly encourage interdisciplinary teaching, learning and research within the University and abroad to enhance the innovation and career development of our students and scholars. Our programs are highly recognized by the industry, which leads to excellent employability of our students. For example, our accredited professional accounting programs have been granted full course exemptions by ACCA, CIMA, CPA Australia, HKICPA, making them the best accounting programs in mainland China, Macau and Hong Kong recognized by professional accountancy bodies. More details about the Faculty are available at

As a public university with a mission to serve the local community and region, UM is committed to recruiting, developing and retaining qualified local talent as part of its efforts to contribute to the future development of Macau. FBA plans to attract promising Macau natives to build a successful academic career at UM. Applications are therefore invited for the “UM Macao Fellow” program in the following departments under FBA for a maximum period of 3 years.

  • Accounting and Information Management Department
  • Management and Marketing Department
  • Department of Finance and Business Economics
  • Department of Integrated Resort and Tourism Management


  1. permanent resident of Macau;
  2. Holder of a Ph.D. from a reputable university.

Depending on the applicants’ academic qualification and experience, successful applicants will be appointed as Postdoctoral Fellows or Research Assistant Professors and will carry the functional title of “UM Macau Fellow” (澳大濠江學者).

The appointee shall perform their duties in August 2022.

Successful recruits may be invited to seek visiting appointments at a reputable research or academic institution outside Macau to enhance their qualifications and work experience, as well as their research and publication opportunities.


A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP 507,780 will be commensurate with the academic qualification and relevant professional experience of the successful candidates. The current maximum local income tax rate is 12%, but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions.

Application procedure

Candidates must visit for more details, and apply IN LINE on or before May 7, 2022. Applicants may consider their application unsuccessful if they are not called for an interview within 3 months of application.

Office of the Vice-Rector (Research)

University of Macao, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macao, China

[email protected]

Such : +853 8822 4228; +853 8822 9425

The University of Macao reserves the right not to nominate a candidate.

***Personal data provided by candidates will be kept confidential and used only for recruitment purposes***


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