Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor

Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong (HK)
24 Nov 2020
End of advertisement period
24 Nov 2021
PR0206/19-20, PR0252/19-20, PR0005/20-21
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Department of Mathematics

Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor

The Department invites applications for five tenure-track faculty vacancies at the Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor rank specialising in:
- applied/computational mathematics, including but not limited to numerical partial differential equations and scientific computing (PR0206/19-20)
- statistics (PR0252/19-20); or
- mathematical data science, artificial intelligence and machine learning (PR0005/20-21).

Applicants should possess a relevant PhD degree with solid track record in research. Teaching experience is preferred. They are expected to be energetic and motivated and have strong commitment in teaching. They will also actively participate in current research and teaching programmes of the Department and be able to support their independent research with external research grants. Those with substantial teaching experience and a good record of scholarly achievements will be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor/Professor.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of up to three years. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement. 

Rand and 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) with samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications/works. They 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: recruit@hkbu.edu.hk) direct. Those 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 an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: Until the positions are filled 

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