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 seven 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, energy and environment, science and engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, veterinary medicine and life sciences.
The Department of Media and Communication invites applications and nominations for faculty appointments at the rank of Chair Professor / Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2018.
and are expected to conduct quality research, teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, develop curriculum, supervise students, and undertake administrative and service-related activities.
A PhD in Communication or closely-related disciplines from a globally accredited institution. Candidates for Chair Professor / Professor should command a superb record of scholarly achievements and exert leadership in the field of media and communication.
a strong record in research grant coordination and / or academic management expertise. Candidates for Assistant Professor should have a solid record of, or evidence of high promise for, scholarly achievements in both teaching and research.
Preference will be given to candidates who are willing to teach skills-oriented courses; and possess industry experience / particular expertise in Journalism, TV Production, Graphic Design, Digital Media Planning, 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.