Research Assistant Professor (PR153/16-17)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location Kowloon Tong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 17/11/2016
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Department of Mathematics


The Department has strong commitments to first-class research in the areas of scientific computing and statistics, and nurturing high-quality students.

The appointee is expected to conduct research in areas of scientific computing/statistics, and teach one or two undergraduate and postgraduate courses per year. Applicants should possess a PhD degree in Applied or Computational Mathematics/Statistics, with a promising research record.

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

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. For Post 1: Applicants are requested to send in samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications and a research statement. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. For Post 2: Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. For all posts, 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 for Post 1: 31 January 2017
Closing date for Post 2: 26 November 2016