Associate / Assistant Professor

Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong (HK)
Friday, 21 August 2020
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 19 November 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Teaching and Research Division

Associate / Assistant Professor (PR0052/20-21)

Applicants should possess a PhD degree with postdoctoral training background in biomedical sciences, preferably with rich research experience in translational research and drug discovery in cancer. Successful candidates must have demonstrated track record of outstanding research publications and competitive external research funding. Experience as a licensed medical practitioner (either in Hong Kong or Mainland China) and good English communication skills are highly desirable. The appointee is expected to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels, which may include biomedical science and clinical courses. 

The appointment will be offered on a tenure track with initial appointment on three-year fixed-term contract. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement. Tenured appointment is expected to be attained within six years.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk) with samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications/works. Applicants should also request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference, with PR number (stated above) quoted on the letters, to the Personnel Office (Email: recruit@hkbu.edu.hk) direct. Those who are not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will be disposed of after completion of the recruitment exercise. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.
The University reserves the right not to make appointments for the posts advertised, and the appointments will be made according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offers.

Closing date: 20 September 2020 (until the position is filled)