Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Economics

Hong Kong (HK)
10 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Department of Economics

The Department of Economics offers the following programmes: Bachelor of Business Administration (Applied Economics Concentration), Bachelor of Social Science in China Studies (Economics Concentration) and Master of Science in Applied Economics. Information about the School of Business can be obtained at http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/~bus.

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer I / Lecturer II (PR221/17-18) 

The Department invites applications for a teaching-track position. Applicants should have a relevant higher degree. The successful appointee should demonstrate the ability to teach economics courses with ample business and policy applications. Priority will be given to those who can teach courses related to big data analytics, economics of digital markets and studies of the information economy. Those with industry background and experience in managing internship and/or academic programmes will be favourably considered.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two years starting from September 2018. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding. 

Rank 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) and send in a statement of teaching practices and teaching evaluation results of the past three years. If appropriate, applicants shall request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference, with PR number quoted on the letters, to the Personnel Office (Email: recruit@hkbu.edu.hk) direct. Applicants 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 not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. 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: 27 January 2018 

Similar jobs