A CAREER WHERE INNOVATION MEETS APPLICATION

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 consolidated expenditure budget of the University is close to HK$5 billion (US$1 = HK$7.8 approximately) per year. Committed to academic excellence in a professional context, PolyU aspires to become a world-class university with an emphasis on the application value of its programmes and research. Its vision is to become a leading university that excels in professional education, applied research and partnership for the betterment of Hong Kong, the nation and the world.
The University is inviting applications and nominations for academic positions in the 2013/14 academic year.

FACULTY OF BUSINESS
Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Shipping, Maritime and Transport Studies Department of Management and Marketing Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Marketing Professor / Associate Professor Entrepreneurship / Strategic Management Assistant Professor Corporate Social Responsibility / Human Resource Management / Public Sector Management

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Department of Health Technology and Informatics Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Medical Laboratory Science / Radiography Department of Rehabilitation Sciences Assistant Professor Occupational Therapy / Physiotherapy School of Nursing Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Mental Health / Nursing and Health Service Management / Nursing Therapeutics

FACULTY OF CONSTRUCTION AND ENVIRONMENT
Department of Building and Real Estate Associate Professor Green Building / Urban Sustainability Assistant Professor Building Control and Maintenance / Real Estate Valuation and Investment

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES
Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies Professor Bilingualism and Communication / Chinese Linguistics / Foreign or Second Language Education / Translation and Interpreting Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Applied Chinese Linguistics / Bilingualism and Communication / Chinese Language Education / Chinese Linguistics / Chinese Literature / Translation and Interpreting Department of Chinese Culture Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Chinese Art / Chinese History / Chinese Literature / Chinese Philosophy / Chinese Religion

QUALIFICATIONS
Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Candidates should have a doctoral degree in their field of specialization. Documented scholarly production and professional achievement in teaching and research are required for Associate Professorship. For appointment at Professor level, a high degree of proficiency in teaching and research, significant contributions to and made on impact on the field of specialization, and with an excellent international reputation as a leading scholar, are necessary. Candidates should also make significant contributions to the services of the University, professional bodies and the community.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
Department of Computing Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Cloud Computing / Social Computing Engineering

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Software

REMUNERATION AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointments for Assistant Professor will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. An appropriate term will be provided for appointments at Associate Professor and Professor levels.

Department of Electrical Engineering Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Asset Management and Transportation Systems Engineering / Energy and Power Systems / Utilisation and Power Electronics Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Asset Management and Transportation Systems Engineering / Underpinning Key Technologies including Photonics, Smart Materials, Computing and Control / Utilisation and Power Electronics Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Engineering Management / Product and Process Design Department of Mechanical Engineering Professor / Associate Professor Aviation Assistant Professor Aeronautical Engineering / Control, Dynamics and Acoustics / Design and Computational Solid Mechanics / Mechanics and Materials

SCHOOL OF DESIGN
Professor / Associate Professor Design Research Associate Professor Advertising Design Assistant Professor Digital Media / Environment and Interior Design

APPLICATION
Applicants are invited to send detailed curriculum vitae with names and addresses of three referees and direct any enquiries to the Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong [Fax: (852) 2764 3374; E-mail: hrstaff@polyu.edu.hk], quoting the position and specialization applied for. Recruitment will continue until the positions are filled unless otherwise specified. Candidature may be obtained by nominations. The University reserves the right not to fill these posts or to make an appointment by invitation. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/jobpics.htm.

SCHOOL OF HOTEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
Associate Professor / Assistant Professor Foodservice / Hospitality and Tourism Planning / Hospitality Operations and Management

General information about the University is available at http://www.polyu.edu.hk More information on the faculty positions is available at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job.htm

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