TUESDAY, 14 OCTOBER – A total of 40 academic staff received their promotion letter to Associate Professor DS54, Senior Lecturer DS52, Medical Lecturer DS54 without title and language lecturer DG52 from the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohd. Harun Abdullah.
At the ceremony, Prof. Datuk Dr. Harun said the high commitment and responsibility including the dedication shown by the staff was the critical element in ensuring that the university was capable in producing first class human capital.
“As an academic leader, you should have high initiatives and always have a strong commitment to execute the responsibilities entrusted,” he said.
He also reminded them that the main role of educators was to spearhead the transformation of minds through changes in thinking ways and action in any situation faced.
Earlier, UMS Registrar, Datuk Abdullah Hj. Mohd. Said said that the selection process for promotion to Professor and Associate Professor was done once a year while to Senior Lecturer was done twice a year.
However, he added that academic staff who qualified may apply to be promoted through CV-Online at anytime. – ZMD (fl)
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