School of Data Science, City University of Hong Kong S – Tenure-track positions in data science

Company Information: 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. It has
approximately 20,000 students and more than 2,500 full-time faculty and staff from
diverse international backgrounds.
The University established a School of Data Science on 1 July 2018 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. The 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.

Position Title: Tenure-track positions in data science

Duties and Responsibilities: The appointee is expected to make significant contribution to teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and advise postgraduate research students. He/she is also expected to play an active role in curriculum development and management; maintain an active research profile; actively seek external grants and contracts to support research endeavors; provide service to the School and University governance; and contribute to professional engagement, networking, and outreach activities that enhance the academic and professional life of the School.

Position Qualifications: A PhD in Data Science or related disciplines, with a strong research record and promising teaching ability.

Salary Range: Competitive remuneration package

Benefits: Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable).


Application Information: Interested parties are invited
to submit an online application with current curriculum vitae at http://, or by email to

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Application Deadline: 06/29/2019