Assistant Professor of Teaching, Department of Computing and Decision Sciences

Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
20 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The School of Graduate Studies also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines and provides professional education for the wider society.

Applications are now invited for the following post:

(Post Ref.: 21/113)

The Department of Computing and Decision Sciences ( is one of the five departments in the Faculty of Business that contribute to the undergraduate programme of Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) degree. The Department hosts the LEO Dr David P. Chan Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Data Science programme and runs a Master of Science Programme in Artificial Intelligence and Business Analytics as well as a Master of Science Programme in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management. The Department invites applications for teaching-track position in the areas of (i) Operations Management, (ii) Business Analytics, (iii) Information Systems, and (iv) Data Science.

The main responsibilities of the post are to: i) teach a variety of courses at the undergraduate and master’s levels in the areas of operations management, business analytics, information systems, and data science; ii) play a role in curriculum development and teaching innovation; and iii) take up some administrative duties including the promotion and operations of the LEO Dr David P. Chan Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Data Science programme and the Master of Science Programme in Artificial Intelligence and Business Analytics.

General Requirements

Lingnan University is fully committed to the pursuit of excellence in both teaching and research. Candidates should have a relevant PhD degree or equivalent professional qualifications/experience, with demonstrated excellence in teaching, curriculum development, pedagogical innovation, programme co-ordination, promotion and management, student advising and mentoring, and proven leadership in some student learning initiatives. The appointee is expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and services to the Department, the University community, and to engage actively in quality research and publication.


The conditions of appointment will be competitive. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund, gratuity and incoming passage and baggage allowance for the eligible appointee. Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to two years.

Application Procedure (online application only)

Please click "Apply Now" to submit your application. Applicants should provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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