UNIVERSITY OF MACAU

Research Assistant Professor for the State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City

Location
Macau, China
Posted
Friday, 3 September 2021
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 3 November 2021
Ref
IOTSC/RAP/09/2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Macau (UM) is the only public comprehensive university in Macao. Leveraging this unique advantage, UM aims to establish itself as a world-class university with regional characteristics. English is its working language. In recent years, UM has seen a significant development in and a rising international recognition for its teaching, research, and community service. It has implemented a unique ‘4-in-1’ education model that integrates discipline-specific education, general education, research and internship education, and community and peer education. Combining this model with the largest residential college system in Asia, UM provides all-round education to students. In addition, it recruits outstanding scholars from around the world to create a multilingual and multicultural learning environment for students. With the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and the new initiatives of the university to boost cutting-edge research and interdisciplinary programmes, UM embraces unprecedented opportunities for development, and offers bright career prospect to professionals in different areas.

State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City (University of Macau) - SKL-IOTSC

The State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City (University of Macau) is expected to promote smart city development in prospective of IoT, Big Data Technology and Engineering in Macao and inject a fresh impetus to the development of the Greater Bay Area by enhancing research and training in the field and providing technical support plans for improving economic performance, people’s quality of life, and social management. More details about the State Key Laboratory are available from https://skliotsc.um.edu.mo/.

SKL-IOTSC invites applications for the position of Research Assistant Professor in the following disciplines:

  • Intelligent Sensing and Network Communication;
  • Urban Big Data and Intelligent Technology;
  • Smart Energy;
  • Intelligent Transportation;
  • Urban Public Safety and Disaster Prevention.

The first appointment shall be, at maximum, for a period of 2 years. The appointment is renewable upon mutual consent and subject to satisfactory performance, the duration of a renewed contract shall be in accordance with relevant stipulations.

Qualifications

  1. A PhD degree in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electromechanical Engineering or related disciplines;
  2. A distinguished record of recognized research and scholarship;
  3. Demonstrable competence in communication; and
  4. English is the working language, while knowledge in Chinese/Portuguese will be an advantage.

The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in January 2022.

Remuneration

Remuneration offered will be competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification and relevant professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions. Basic medical benefits are available at a low cost.

Application Procedure

Applicants should visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/ for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence upon receiving applications and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they are not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.

Human Resources Section, Office of Administration

University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China

Website: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/;  Email: vacancy@um.edu.mo

Tel: +853 8822 8577;  Fax: +853 8822 2412

The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.

***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only***

** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**

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