THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Business Analytics 

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
15 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tenure-Track Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (2 posts) in Business Analytics 
Department : School of Business 
Closing Date : December 31, 2017 
Ref. : 201700720 

Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (2 posts) in Business Analytics in the School of Business, to commence on July 1, 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis with the possibility of renewal.

Information about the School of Business can be obtained from https://www.fbe.hku.hk/about/school-of-business.  The School recently launched the Master of Science in Business Analytics Programme. Information about the programme can be obtained from http://msba.business.hku.hk/.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Operations Management, Statistics, or a closely related data-analytics discipline.  The School is particularly interested in those who conduct high-quality scholarly research and are able to teach courses in business analytics and related areas.  Those who have experience in teaching Masters or MBA courses will be considered at the Associate Professor level.  

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered.  The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary, as well as leave, and medical benefits.  Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Ms. Panda Tsu (e-mail: pandatsu@business.hku.hk).  Three reference letters should also be sent directly by the referees.  Please indicate clearly the level you wish to be considered for.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Closes December 31, 2017. 

  • Those who apply by August 5, 2017 will be considered for preliminary interviews at AMCIS 2017 in Boston, MA, USA (August 10 – 12).
  • Those who apply by October 14, 2017 will be considered for preliminary interviews at INFORMS 2017 in Houston, TX, USA (October 22 – 25).
  • Those who apply by December 6, 2017 will be considered for preliminary interviews at the ICIS 2017 in Seoul, Korea (December 10 – 13).

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.