Research Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science

Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
16 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
16 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


The Faculty of Science comprises of five academic departments including Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics. The Faculty advocates cross-disciplinary approaches, with research activities focusing on the Faculty Niche Research Area "Environmental and Health", and the University Research Clusters "Health and Drug Discovery" (http://health-dd.hkbu.edu.hk/) and "Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence in X" (http://hkbu.ai/). We offer exceptional opportunities for interdisciplinary ventures and collaboration. Our central facilities constitute the latest technologies to bring effective solutions to advance research and innovation.

The Faculty of Science now invites applications for appointments as Research Assistant Professors for Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics, to commence as soon as possible.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of three years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to performance review, mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Applicants should have (i) a relevant PhD degree; (ii) strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching; and (iii) outstanding accomplishments and research potential.

Enquiries about the various posts should be sent to the relevant departments:

Department of Biology (email: biol@hkbu.edu.hk)

Department of Chemistry (email: chem@hkbu.edu.hk)

Department of Computer Science (email: comp@hkbu.edu.hk)

Department of Mathematics (email: math@hkbu.edu.hk)

Department of Physics (email: phys@hkbu.edu.hk)

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offer.

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