Clinical Associate/Assistant Professor of Practice
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.
Applications are invited for appointment as Non-Tenure Track Clinical Associate Professor of Practice/Clinical Assistant Professor of Practice in the Department of Medicine, to commence as soon as possible, on a two- to three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance. Fractional appointments may be considered for suitable candidates.
Applicants should possess a medical qualification registrable with the Medical Council of Hong Kong and with a higher professional qualification of Specialty Fellowship of the relevant Hong Kong colleges under the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine or equivalent. They should have a solid track record of clinical services in the field and demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching, with the ability to contribute to the enhancement and development of courses for the Faculty in the broad spectrum of medical and health sciences education. Proven capacity and potential in performing research would be an advantage. Direct communication with patients is required and the languages employed are English, Cantonese and Putonghua.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary. A monthly cash allowance will be offered to the successful candidate. Housing benefits will also be provided as applicable.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. and at least 3 reference letters to the Faculty at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will continue until December 31, 2018.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.