Research Assistant Professor (PR0367/20-21)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Kowloon Tong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 11/06/2021
ref. PR0367/20-21


Department of Mathematics

The Department has strong commitments in first-class research in areas of scientific computing and statistics and nurturing high-quality students. It receives allocation for the identified area from Science Faculty Niche Research Area, to establish world-class research teams and to develop the needed experimental platforms as well as modelling and data analysis capabilities.

Research Assistant Professor (PR0367/20-21)

The appointee is expected to conduct independent scholarly research in areas of scientific computing/statistics, submit grant proposals, supervise research assistants and engage in some teaching duties.

Applicants should possess a PhD degree in Applied or Computational Mathematics/Statistics with a track record of high quality publications.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of three years. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System ( They should request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference, with PR number quoted on the letters, to the Human Resources Office (Email: direct. Those not invited for interview four months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples and scholarly/creative works will be disposed of after the completion of the recruitment exercise. 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 posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 25 June 2021