THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Monday, 13 January 2020
End of advertisement period
Monday, 10 February 2020
Ref
499460
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Medicine (20600)
Categories: Professoriate Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine (Ref.: 499460), to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-¬≠term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Biological Sciences or a related discipline, preferably with a strong publication record in research and a demonstrated ability to obtain extramural funding.  Preference will be given to those who can establish an independent research program as well as developing collaborative work.  The appointee will join an active research team in the Division of Nephrology, with expertise in chronic kidney disease basic research.  He/She is expected to conduct high-quality scholarly research, teach and supervise postgraduate students.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.  The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.  Housing benefits will also be provided as applicable.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will commence from January 24, 2020 and continue until February 10, 2020, or until the post is filled.

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