Associate/Assistant Professor-Dept of Philosophy

Hong Kong (HK)
Nov 26, 2019
End of advertisement period
Dec 16, 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Department of Philosophy

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor

(Ref. 190001XU) 

The Department of Philosophy at CUHK has been consistently ranked as one of the top Philosophy Departments in Asia and as one of the Top 50 Departments of Philosophy worldwide. It is a pluralistic Department with strengths in analytic, Asian and Continental philosophy.

Applicants should have a PhD degree in philosophy with specialization in continental European philosophy (preferably phenomenology). The appointee will have to (a) conduct research; (b) teach undergraduate and postgraduate philosophy courses; (c) teach philosophy-related general education courses; (d) provide thesis supervision; and (e) undertake administrative duties.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2020, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Applicants should send complete dossier with representative publications online at the website of Human Resources Office, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (, or by mail to Chairman, Department of Philosophy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, and 3 confidential reference letters to be sent directly by the referees by mail or by email to Initial interviews with selected candidates over Skype will be arranged in late December 2019 or January 2020, campus visits will follow in 2020.

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