Professor Balmer appointed as external advisor to the University of Malaya

Professor John M.T. Balmer has been appointed as External Assessor at the Department of Marketing, Faculty of Business and Accountancy, University of Malaya, Federation of Malaysia. In this capacity, Professor Balmer will advise the University apropos the appointment of faculty to Chairs and other senior faculty positions.


The University of Malaya is widely considered to be the oldest and most prestigious university in the Kingdom of Malaysia. Some refer to it as “The Oxford University of Malaysia.”


Professor Balmer’s links with the university go back several years. He has visited many parts of mainland Malaysia, along with Sabah and Sarawak in Malaysian Borneo.