Head of Department of Computing
THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees. It has a full-time staff strength of around 5,300 including 1,400 academic staff. The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.5 billion. Committed to academic excellence, PolyU aspires to become a leading university that excels in professional education, applied research and partnership for the betterment of Hong Kong, the nation and the world. For further details about the University, please visit PolyU’s website at www.polyu.edu.hk.
The University is now inviting applications or nominations for the following post:
Head of Department of Computing (Ref. 18051409)
The successful candidate will be appointed as Chair Professor/Professor normally on regular terms of appointment, commensurate with his/her qualifications and experience, and hold a concurrent headship appointment. The headship appointment is normally for an aggregate period of six years in two three-year terms of office. Post specification can be obtained from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/external_adv/deans-heads.php. Other suitable candidate(s), if deemed appropriate by the University, may be appointed as Chair Professor/Professor.
Remuneration and Conditions of Service
Terms of appointment and remuneration package are negotiable and highly competitive. For general information on terms and conditions for appointment of academic staff in the University, please visit the website at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/TC.htm.
Applicants are invited to send a detailed curriculum vitae with the names and addresses of three referees and direct any enquiries to the Chairman of the Search Committee for recruitment of Head of Department of Computing, Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting the position being applied for and the reference number. Consideration of applications will commence at the end of July 2018 until the position is filled. Candidature may be obtained by nominations. The University reserves the right to make an appointment by invitation or not to fill the position. General information about the University is available at http://www.polyu.edu.hk or from the Human Resources Office [Tel: (852) 2766 6562]. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at https://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.