Research Assistant Professor in Advanced Manufacturing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees. It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,200. The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.6 billion.
DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL AND SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Research Assistant Professor in Advanced Manufacturing (two posts)(Ref. 21081214)
The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a wide scope of multi-disciplinary undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and actively engages in various applied research and consultancy work with the community. Please visit the website at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/ise for more information about the department.
The appointees will be required to:
(a) conduct research that leads to publication in top-tier refereed journals;
(b) pursue actively external research grants, such as General Research Fund, as Principal Investigator;
(c) provide quality teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate level;
(d) contribute to departmental service; and
(e) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Department or his/her delegates.
(a) have a doctoral degree in a related discipline;
(b) have demonstrated promise of a high level of creative ability in research and teaching in some subdivisions of his/her field;
(c) be able to demonstrate effective classroom teaching skills; and
(d) be a good team player and have excellent communication skills and the ability to use English as the medium of instruction.
Remuneration and Conditions of Service
A highly competitive package including a medical benefits plan and a gratuity payable upon completion of the term which is normally for three years initially, with possibility of extension for another three years. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.
Please send a completed application form by post, providing the names and addresses of three referees, to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application forms can be downloaded from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/forms.php. If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. Recruitment will continue until the positions are filled. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.
PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.