Associate / Assistant Professor
SCHOOL OF CHINESE MEDICINE
Teaching and Research Division
Associate / Assistant Professor (PR0053/20-21)
Applicants should possess a PhD degree with postdoctoral training background in both chemistry and biomedicine research fields. Applicants with cross-disciplinary interests and rich research experience in novel therapeutic drug development are strongly encouraged to apply. Successful candidates must have demonstrated track record of outstanding research publications and substantial external research funding. Overseas experience in world-class universities and good English communication skills are highly desirable. The appointee is expected to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels, which may include chemistry courses (e.g. basic chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry and analytical chemistry) and biomedicine courses (e.g. immunology, microbiology and infectious diseases).
The appointment will be offered on a tenure track with initial appointment on three-year fixed-term contract. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement. Tenured appointment is expected to be attained within six years.
Those who have responded to the advertisement posted in August 2020 need not re-apply.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk) with samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications/works. Applicants should also request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference, with PR number (stated above) quoted on the letters, to the Personnel Office (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) direct. Those who are not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will be disposed of after completion of the recruitment exercise. 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 appointments for the posts advertised, and the appointments will be made according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offers.
Closing date: 30 November 2020 (until the position is filled)