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Associate/Assistant Professors in International Studies

City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast developing university distinguished by scholarship in research and professional education. As a publicly funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students' talent and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement. Currently, the University has six Colleges/Schools. Within the next five years, the University aims to recruit 200 more scholars in various disciplines from all over the world, including science, engineering, business, social sciences, humanities, Jaw, creative media, energy, environment, and biomedical & veterinary sciences.

The Department of Asian and International Studies is a multidisciplinary department which does teaching and research on the contemporary societies of East and Southeast Asia, and on international relations and exchanges between Asian societies and other regions of the world.
Applications and nominations are invited for

Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in the Department of Asian and International Studies [Ref. C/008/09)


Teach and supervise students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including Bachelor's, Master's and PhD degrees.


A PhD in any of the following areas or disciplines: development studies; international relations; international organizations; environmental Sociology/environmental policy; corporate social responsibility; comparative studies in East/Southeast Asia. Evidence of teaching ability, including student evaluations, should be included if available.

Salary and Conditions of Service

Remuneration package will be very attractive, 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.

Application and Information

Further information on the posts and the University is available at or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong [Fax: (852) 2788 1154 or (852) 3442 031l/email : send the application or nomination with a current curriculum vitae to the Human Resources Office by 26 March 2010.

Please quote the reference of the post in the application and on the envelope. The University reserves the right to consider late applications and nominations, and not to fill the positions. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

City University of Hong Kong was ranked the l24th among the world's top universities and the 18th in Asia according to The Times Higher Education 2009 survey.