THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
Friday, 28 June 2019
End of advertisement period
Tuesday, 31 December 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong.  It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s, and Bachelor’s degrees.  It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,400.  The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.4 billion. 

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL AND SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Advanced Manufacturing Technology / Engineering Management and Logistics / Smart Systems and Design (four posts) (Ref. 19062809)

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a wide scope of multi-disciplinary undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and actively engages in various applied research and consultancy work with the community.  Please visit the website at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/ise/ for more information about the department.

Duties

The appointees will be required to:

(a)   undertake teaching activities at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels;

 

(b)   initiate and participate in research, consultancy and other scholarly activities; and

 

(c)   undertake relevant academic administrative duties.

 

Qualifications

Applicants should have:

(a)    a PhD degree plus several years of teaching/research/practical experience;

(b)    a proven track record in research publication and scholarly activities;

(c)    a good command of written and spoken English; and

(d)   good communication skills. 

Applicants with less experience will be considered for appointment at the level of Assistant Professor.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  Initial appointment for Assistant Professor will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.  Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.  An appropriate term will be provided for appointment at Associate Professor level.  For general information on terms and conditions for appointment of academic staff in the University, please visit the website at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/TC.htm.  Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application. 

Application

Please send a completed application form to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to hrstaff@polyu.edu.hk.  Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/forms.php.  If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process.  Recruitment will continue until the positions are filled.  The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.  

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