Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor - Educational Leadership and School Improvement

Hong Kong (HK)
Oct 24, 2019
End of advertisement period
Nov 23, 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Educational Administration and Policy

Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s) (Educational Leadership and School Improvement)

(Ref. 1900027W)

The Department of Educational Administration and Policy is seeking to recruit two distinguished scholars for appointment at various professoriate levels in the areas of Educational Leadership and School Improvement. The Department of Educational Administration and Policy is one of the four academic departments of The Faculty of Education of CUHK. The Faculty of Education of CUHK ( is an international center for professional training and research in Education. The Faculty is ranked 18th internationally in the subject ranking of Education in the 2019 Times Higher Education. Further information about the Department is available at .

Applicants should have (i) excellent academic qualifications including a doctoral degree in educational administration, leadership or related discipline; (ii) a strong research background in areas that will contribute or add to the existing strengths of the Department; (iii) a track record of programmatic research and publications; and (iv) strong commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship.

The appointees will (a) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses; (b) supervise postgraduate students; (c) bid for external competitive grants; and (d) assist in administrative matters. The appointees are expected to play a key role in teaching and research initiatives in educational administration and leadership. Concurrent leadership appointment in a research centre of the Faculty on educational leadership could also be considered for candidates with proven academic leadership and an outstanding track-record in obtaining and managing diverse funded projects.

Appointments will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially, which, subject to funding and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. Substantive appointment can be considered for candidates of full Professor rank with proven international academic standing and leadership, and an exceptional record of research and scholarship.

Applicants should complete the online application form and upload a full curriculum vitae with details of three referees.

Applications will be considered until the posts are filled.

Application Procedure

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

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