Associate Professor / Assistant Professor - Department of Psychology

Hong Kong (HK)
Wednesday, 18 November 2020
End of advertisement period
Friday, 18 December 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Psychology
Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)

(Ref. 200001UI)

The Department is keen to enhance its reputation as one of the world-class research institutions and generators of knowledge that prides itself over teaching and mentorship. It hopes that new faculty members will embrace that agenda with the support of abundant facilities at the Department. 

The Department is seeking a quality scholar in any of the following sub-disciplines of psychology:

- Clinical, Health and Community Psychology
- Language/Literacy development (Educational/ Developmental Psychology)
- Neuroscience (Cognitive/ Social/ Developmental/ Clinical Psychology) 

Applicants should have (i) a strong publication track record and proven ability to obtain grants; (ii) international experience; and (iii) strong commitment to supervise postgraduate students. Scholars with demonstrated academic leadership, research excellence, a track record of extramural competitive funding and rich experience on students’ supervision are particularly encouraged to apply. 

The appointee(s) will (a) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses; (b) supervise students’ projects and theses; (c) undertake research; and (d) assist in administrative duties.

Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing in August 2021, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. 

Applications will be accepted until the post is filled.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post(s) above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

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