DISTED is an established premier college in Penang offering a variety of programmes from pre-university to 3+0 university degrees. In view of our growth and expansion of the portfolios of programmes and the imminent relocation of our School of Hospitality to the George Town UNESCO Heritage site, we are now seeking inspired, committed, positive and performance-oriented people to fill the following vacancies:


Law Lecturer

Job Description:

  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Master’s Degree, Law or equivalent.
  • Required language(s): English.
  • Full-Time position(s) available.
  • Good interpersonal and Communication Skills.
  • Good proficiency in the English Language


Events Management Lecturer
2 positions available 
Closing date: 31st December 2017

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • To contribute to the successful design, delivery and development of curricula within the subject area.
  • To carry out research, teaching and administration within the Department, especially in the area of events management.
  • To ensure that students are provided with a relevant and stimulating range of learning opportunities and experiences within the subject area, consistent with their overall objectives.

Typical work activities

  1. To teach in areas allocated by the Head of School and reviewed from time to time by the Head of School.
  2. To carry out research and produce publications, or other research outputs, in line with personal objectives agreed in the Staff review process.
  3. To contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum.
  4. To assist in the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance.
  5. To participate in departmental and faculty seminars aimed at sharing research outcomes and building interdisciplinary collaboration within and outside the department.
  6. To participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments.
  7. To provide pastoral care and support to students.
  8. To participate in the administration of the department’s programmes of study and other activities as requested.
  9. To maintain own continuing professional development.
  10. To market and promote the programmes in road show, open day and education fair.
  11. To carry out talks and related activities with students in relation to marketing.

Knowledge and skills

  1. The person should have excellent organizational skills and leadership qualities.
  2. Must have a strong knowledge of the subject area combined with a broad subject background enabling contributions to teaching programmes.
  3. Must the ability to be creative and innovative.
  4. Must be able to perform multi-tasking.
  5. Should be enthusiastic about the work and work related challenges.
  6. Must possess excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  7. Must hold a minimum of a Master in Event Management.
  8. Preferably with a minimum of 2 years work experience in events management.
  9. 2 positions available


IT Programmer

Job Description:

  • To assist in developing and supporting of College management and administration system
  • To assist in maintaining and supporting of College eLearn system
  • To maintain and support e-learning and ERP application.
  • To perform setup, configuration, migration, upgrading and maintenance of computer.
  • To troubleshoot/rectify computer, laptop, printer, projector and application issues.
  • To troubleshoot/rectify security and network issues.
  • To perform basic administrative support, asset management and routine IT housekeeping services.
  • Create, update and maintaining IT documentations.


  • Possess at least a Diploma or Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent.
  • Fast learner with strong analytical, diagnostic, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Good knowledge in system support and Microsoft applications.
  • Knowledge in and able to provide support for e-learning and ERP applications.
  • Knowledge in some of these would be an advantages such MS SQL, PHP framework (especially Yii), Postgreql,MySQL and ASP.net
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and as a team.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • At least 3 year of working experience in the related field.
  • Full time position



Please send complete resume with telephone/e-mail contact and a recent passport size photograph to reach:

The Human Resource Dept
Kolej Disted
340 Macalister Road
10350 Penang
Email: sivaneshvary@disted.edu.my
Tel: 04-229 6579