Head of School Engineering and Technology
Dr Liau Vui Kien is currently the Head of School of Engineering and Technology of PSB Academy. He provides leadership, strategic and operational management in relation to international activity in the context of PSB Academy’s Strategic Plan, and have experience in developing international academic partnerships.
Dr Liau graduated with a first class Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Hons) and Doctor of Philosophy degree from University of Liverpool. He has academic and industrial work experience in different countries, including UK, China, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore. He is a chartered engineer, and is/was registered lecturer of a number UK/Australia Universities, e.g. University of Liverpool, Coventry University, University of Nottingham, Newcastle University (Australia), Portsmouth University etc. He has extensive experience in the development of new engineering programmes and related quality assurance processes within the academic environment.
In addition, Dr Liau is active in many professional bodies such as faculty advisor for IET-PSB On Campus and IEEE-HKN Region 10 Taskforce Committee. He was also the President of Malaysian Invention and Design Society (Young section).
Aside from his responsibilities in teaching, Dr Liau contributes as a Chair of the Curriculum Review Committee and member of the Examination Board and Assessment Committee at PSB Academy.