Professor in Business Analytics
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: Faculty of Business and Economics (07030)
Categories: Professoriate Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Professor in Business Analytics in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref.: 497281), to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis with the possibility of renewal and consideration for tenure during the second fixed-term contract. Direct tenure may be offered to outstanding candidates, subject to approval.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Operations Management, Statistics, or a closely related data-analytics discipline. The Faculty is particularly interested in those who conduct high-quality scholarly research and are able to teach courses in business analytics and related areas. The appointee is expected to publish in top-tier journals in related disciplines and to teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
Information about the Faculty can be obtained at http://www.fbe.hku.hk/. The Faculty recently launched the Master of Science in Business Analytics Programme. Information about the Programme can be obtained at http://www.fbe.hku.hk/msba/.
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 appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totaling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Closes August 22, 2019.