THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer in Data Science

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Jun 11, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 12, 2020
Ref
500415
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science (25900)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in Data Science in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science (Ref.: 500415), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Data Science, Data Analytics or related fields, and at least 3 years’ teaching experience in Data Science.  The appointee will teach courses/tutorials at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, develop teaching materials (including programming) and perform administrative duties, etc.  He/She will also work closely with a team of colleagues dedicated to the development and delivery of innovative pedagogical approaches to improve student learning and support curriculum design.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Professor Guosheng Yin at gyin@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a teaching statement and the contact information of 3 referees.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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