Applications are invited for:-
Applications are invited for:-

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Ref. 16000267) (Closing date: June 30, 2017)

Job level Middle
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 01/12/2016
Department of Mathematics
Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward-looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West.

The Department of Mathematics in CUHK has developed a strong reputation in teaching and research. Many faculty members are internationally renowned and are recipients of prestigious awards and honors. The graduates are successful in both academia and industry. The Department is highly ranked internationally. According to the latest rankings, the Department is 39th in the Academic Ranking of World Universities, 27th in the QS World University Rankings and 28th in the US News Rankings.

Applications are invited for a substantiable-track faculty position at the Associate Professor / Assistant Professor level. Candidates with strong evidence of outstanding research accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching in Optimization or related fields in Applied Mathematics are encouraged to apply.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2017, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

The applications will be considered on a continuing basis but candidates are encouraged to apply by January 31, 2017.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit