City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education.
As a publicly funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement.
The University has nine Colleges / Schools. As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business , creative media, data science, energy and environment, engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, science, veterinary medicine and life sciences.
The Department of Media and Communication invites applications for faculty appointment at the rank of Chair Professor / Professor / Associate Professor beginning in January 2021.
Specialization sought is open, with preferred areas including Mass Communication, Digital and Social Media, Visual Communication, and Marketing and Strategic Communication.
Applications and nominations are invited for the above posts :
The appointees will work in one of the areas described below; and are expected to conduct quality research, seek external funding, teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, develop curriculum, supervise students, and undertake administrative and service-related activities.
A PhD in Communication or a closely related field from a globally accredited institution. The appointees for Chair Professor / Professor should command a superb record of scholarly achievements and exert leadership in the field of media and communication.
The appointees for Associate Professor should have an outstanding record of scholarly achievements in both teaching and research, a strong record in research grant and / or academic management expertise.
and possess industrial experience or particular expertise in Journalism, TV Production, Graphic Design, Digital Media Planning, Data Analytics, Marketing and Strategic Communication, or Social Media Management.
Salary and Conditions of Service
Remuneration package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable).
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract.