Introduction

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university.  It has five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), with around 6,000 full-time students and 200 full-time faculty members.  Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK is a residential institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities.  Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, impactful research, and excellent student development/support services.  Our aim is to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring attitude, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites application for the following position:

 

 

Department of Economics and Finance - Assistant Professor (Full-time)
(Ref: AsstP (EAF) 2020-09-11)

Responsibilities
  • plan, develop, coordinate and deliver specialist modules;
  • assist in programme development, management and validation;
  • engage in research, scholarly and administration activities; and
  • perform any other duties as assigned.

 

 

Applicants Should
  • possess Doctoral Degree in a related discipline;
  • have a high level of subject knowledge, skills and competence in the academic or professional discipline concerned;
  • have solid teaching and research experience in related areas;
  • have a successful track record of academic/professional experience in tertiary teaching (Bachelor and Master levels), and/or professional services;
  • have relevant practical experience in the finance related industries;
  • have a strong research record or potential for scholarly research and publications; and
  • have a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese preferably.

Applicants with relevant industry experience and professional qualifications will be an advantage.  Preference will be given to the applicant who is a specialist in FINTECH, Alternative Investment, Compliance & Regulations and Wealth Management; or a specialist in finance with expertise in Investment Management, Risk Management, and Behavioural Finance.

 

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The appointee is expected to assume duty in January 2021.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants should send a full resume with expected salary by email to hr@hsu.edu.hk or by post to Human Resources Office, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong.  Review of applications will begin soon until the position is filled.  Please indicate the post applied for and mark 'Application - Confidential' and the reference number on the cover.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise.

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.