THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Tenure-Track Clinical Professor 

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
22 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
31 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Tenure-Track Clinical Professor  

Ref.  :  201701570 

Department  :  Department of Clinical Oncology 

Closing Date  :  January 31, 2018 
 
Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Clinical Professor in the Department of Clinical Oncology, to commence as soon as possible, on a four-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal and with consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second four-year fixed-term contract. 

Applicants should possess a medical qualification registrable with the Medical Council of Hong Kong and a higher professional qualification of Specialty Fellowship of The Hong Kong College of Radiologists in Clinical Oncology or equivalent.  They should demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching, and be able to contribute to the enhancement and development of courses for the Department in the broad spectrum of medical and health sciences education.  They should also have proven capacity and potential in performing research in the field of clinical oncology.  Direct communication with patients is required and the languages employed are Cantonese and Putonghua.  The appointee will teach, organize and develop undergraduate and postgraduate programmes; conduct high-quality scholarly research; provide clinical services and training at the University’s teaching hospital in Hong Kong and the HKU-Shenzhen Hospital; and contribute to administrative duties in the Department and the Faculty.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.  A monthly cash allowance will be offered to the successful candidate.  Housing benefits will also be provided as applicable.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. and at least 3 reference letters to the Department at medhr3@hku.hk.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will start on November 28, 2017 and continue until January 31, 2018 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier