Chair Professor / Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (PR166/16-17)

Job level Senior
Education Doctorate or above
Location Kowloon Tong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Management - Schools / University / Vocational
Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Published On 11/11/2016


Department of Economics

The Department of Economics of Hong Kong Baptist University offers the following programmes: Bachelor of Business Administration (Applied Economics Concentration), Bachelor of Social Science in China Studies (Economics Concentration) and Master of Science in Applied Economics. Information about the School of Business can be obtained at

The Department invites applications for the above positions. Applications in all economic fields will be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, Financial Economics, and Chinese Economy. Those who are doing applied research will have an added advantage.

Applicants should have a relevant PhD degree. Candidates for senior positions should also have a strong track record of research and teaching accomplishments.

The appointment is offered on a substantiable track andinitial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of up to three years starting from September 2017. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding. Application for a short-term position with a visiting title will also be considered.

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; 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/works, statements of teaching and research interest and last three years of teaching evaluation results and if appropriate, invite two referees to send in confidential letter of reference to the Personnel Office 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’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at

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 December 2016