Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (PR085/16-17)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 29/09/2016
DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

The Department of Mathematics, with strong commitment in first-class research and nurturing high-quality students, now invites applications for Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor positions in (a) Statistics, or an area which complements the department’s research profile; and (b) Applied / Computational Mathematics and Scientific Computing.

The appointee is expected to conduct research in areas of Applied / Computational Mathematics and Scientific Computing / Statistics, teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, supervise research students, and perform any other duties as assigned.

Applicants should possess a relevant PhD degree in Applied / Computational Mathematics or Statistics with an excellent research record. Candidates with an excellent research record of scholarly achievements will be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor / Professor.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of three years commencing September 2017. 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 write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants are requested to send in samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications. 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 posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 30 November 2016