CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Professor/Associate Professor (Business and Professional Communication) in the Department of English

4 days left

Location
83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong
Posted
Oct 22, 2019
End of advertisement period
Nov 21, 2019
Ref
[Ref. B/273/09]
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

  

City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education.  As a publicly-funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement.  The University has nine Colleges/Schools.  As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business, creative media, data science, energy and environment, engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, science, veterinary medicine and life sciences.

Applications and nominations are invited for the above posts:

Duties

The appointee will work in one of the areas of Business/Professional Communication, and is expected to conduct quality research, teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, develop curriculum, supervise students, and undertake the administrative and service-related activities.

Requirements

A PhD in the relevant discipline, a strong research track record and broad university-level teaching experience.  It will be of particular advantage if applicants have a background and research interest in cross-cultural, transnational, or Asian contexts; a background in creative writing; and/or experience in public relations writing, advertising copywriting and promotional writing.

Salary and Conditions of Service

Remuneration package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance.  Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable).  Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract.

Information and Application

Further information on the posts and the University is available at http://www.cityu.edu.hk, or from the Department of English, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong (email : diane.pecorari@cityu.edu.hk).

To apply, please submit an online application at http://jobs.cityu.edu.hk, and include a current curriculum vitae.  Nominations can be sent directly to the Department (email: diane.pecorari@cityu.edu.hk).  Applications and nominations will receive full consideration until the positions are filled and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University's privacy policy is available on the homepage.

City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity.  Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

Worldwide recognition ranking 52nd, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2020); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017)

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