HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Chinese medicine

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
31 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Hong Kong Baptist University

SCHOOL OF CHINESE MEDICINE

The School of Chinese Medicine aims to modernize Traditional Chinese medicine by combining inherited knowledge and innovative research.  To consolidate the strengths of innovative research, the School has established eight high quality theme-based Research Centres equipped with advanced equipment and facilities.  The highlighted strategic research areas in the School are (i) Precision medicine and phenomics study; (ii) Translational medicine and innovative drug discovery, and (iii) Authentication and testing of Chinese medicines.  The School of Chinese Medicine now invites applications in the following area:

Teaching and Research Division

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (PR190/17-18)

Candidates in the area of Clinical study in Chinese medicine with clinical/biomedical/Chinese medicine background and research focus on the area are invited to the School.  Preference will be given to candidate with appealing external grant record, outstanding publication and leading potential of innovative therapeutic intervention.  

The appointee is expected to teach Chinese medicine/clinical and biomedical sciences at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, establish a vigorous research programme in the areas of interest, and develop research cluster by collaborations within and outside the School. 

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

Those who have responded to the advertisement posted in December 2017 need not re-apply.

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 samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications/works, statements of teaching and research interest and recent teaching evaluation results.  Applicants should also 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‚Äôs 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: 3 March 2018

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