Associate Professor in Psychology

Macau (MO)
07 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Professor – Faculty of Humanities and Social Science

Ref. No: #19201-FHSS02

The City University of Macau is now inviting applications for the following positions:

Associate Professor in Psychology

City University of Macau is a private but not-for-profit institution. As a comprehensive university in Macau, the University offers an array of Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degree programs as well as professional courses. It is dedicated to academic excellence and strives to provide students with a rich learning experience that will open their door to the international scene through its continuous expansion of global partnerships. The University upholds its mission to nurture outstanding talents and deliver applicable programs that will serve the evolving needs of Macau and the wider region.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Science (FHSS) offers various programmes with distinctive characteristics and strengths, consists of applied psychology, cultural industry management, social work and social sciences, covering Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral levels. In addition, there are pre-university and general education courses to provide an all-round education for undergraduates and promote the comprehensive development of students' intellect.

Job Description
Candidates are expected to contribute significantly to the faculty program development. Successful candidates will be responsible in duties included: (i) teaching “Psychological Analysis Research”, ” Analytical Psychological and Chinese Culture”, ”Sandplay therapy”, ”Dream research and work”; (ii) supervision and coordination of student’s professional practice and dissertations, and (iii) facilitate research activity and exchange relevant to the program.

Job Qualifications

  • Candidates should be Doctoral Degree holder in related fields;
  • 5 years of experience in teaching related courses at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels, with a proven record of teaching evaluation;
  • At least 5 years of clinical experience in psychological counseling and psychoanalysis;
  • At least 3 articles have been published in the core journals; 
  • Track record of academic monographs in related fields;
  • IAAP/ISST professional qualifications are preferred.

The remuneration and appointment rank offered will be competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualifications, current position and professional experience. The compensation/benefits are competitive. Currently, the highest marginal personal tax rate in Macao is 12%. But the effective tax rate is around 5% to 7% after various discretionary exemptions.

Application/Nomination Procedures
Applicants should visit for more details, and may apply ONLINE or send the application either by mail to the Human Resources Office, 2/F Administrative Building, Avenida Padre Tomas Pereira Taipa, Macau or by email to on or before January 18, 2019.

Review of applications and nominations will commence immediately. Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they were not invited for an interview within 3 months of submission. The successful candidate is expected to assume the position in Aug 2019.

**Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only.**