FRIDAY, 4 DECEMBER – Each employee of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), especially those under the Management and Professional category should have at least one area of expertise in their respective scheme.
This was said by the Registrar of UMS, No’man Ahmad in his inaugural speech to staff recently, at the Gallery.
According to him, staff must understand and learn in more in-depth every aspect relating to their job scope so that they could be an individual who would be consulted for any advices.
“Take the example of the scope of a Finance Officer, they can become experts in the fields of income-generation, investments, acquisitions and so on.
“If every employee has a subject of expertise in their own right, Insya-Allah UMS would continue to forge ahead rapidly in tandem with the ten shifts emphasised in the Malaysia Education Development Plan (Higher Education),” he said.
He added, every UMS staff should check their function and responsibilities besides instilling in themselves the intention to produce good works, and increase their credibility by adding knowledge of their work and for general knowledge.
No’man also explained that every employee must understand the direction and work in tandem for the success of the university, he chose the word INSAN, which stands for Integrity, Sense, and Needs as the basic model of identity and power in strengthening human resource the movers of the university.
“Each staff of the university should practice KSA that is Knowledge, Skills and Attitude,” he added. – (fl)