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 University is going to establish a School of Data Science in 2018 summer to demonstrate its commitment and leadership in the field of Data Science.
It is the first freestanding School of Data Science in the higher education sector of Hong Kong.
School of Data Science aspires to be a world-class leading school of excellence in Data Science education and research to address key challenges in the field.
The School welcomes applications and nominations for all faculty positions of Chair Professor, Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor in Data Science related disciplines.
Applications are sought in the broad research themes outlined above. Candidates of all experience levels are welcome, the appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with the qualifications.
The posts are substantiation-track positions.
provide service to the School and University governance; contribute to professional engagement, networking, and outreach activities that enhance the academic and professional life of the School.
A PhD in Data Science or related disciplines, with a strong research record and promising teaching ability.
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.