THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees.
It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,200. The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$ billion.
DEPARTMENT OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCES
Research Assistant Professor in Psychology (Ref. 21042309)
The Department of Applied Social Sciences (APSS) has a wealth of expertise in multiple disciplines including Social Work, Social Policy and Entrepreneurship, Psychology, and Sociology.
Our research directions are related to migration and population mobility, family and life span development, applied psychology, social economy, social media and culture, disaster and risks reduction, and social work practice.
Our academic and professional programmes strive to promote education and professional training to align with the emerging needs of our society and students’ diverse learning interests.
Please visit the website at for more information about the Department. Applicants are invited to contact Professor Sylvia Xiaohua Chen, Professor of Department of Applied Social Sciences, by email at
The appointee will be required to :
c) contribute to departmental service; and
d) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Department or his / her delegates.
Applicants should :
c) be able to demonstrate effective classroom teaching skills; and
d) be highly proficient in written and spoken English.
Remuneration and Conditions of Service
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Appointment will only be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.
Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.