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 & Foreign Languages), 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 Social Science – Assistant Professor (Full-time)
(Ref: AsstProf (SSC) 2021-01-22)

Responsibilities

The Department seeks an outstanding applicant for the planning and development of an undergraduate programme in Psychology.  The appointee will also be responsible for teaching courses in psychology and human behaviour.  He / She will also be involved in programme management, scholarly and administration activities of the Department / School / University.

 

 

Applicants Should
  • possess a PhD degree in psychology and related disciplines;
  • have substantial post-doctoral teaching experience in Psychology in a university setting;
  • have a proven research record or potential for scholarly research and publications;
  • demonstrate an ability to oversee the development of one or more of the following specialisations: (a) psychology of technology and (b) psychology of neuroscience and healthy; and
  • preferably have a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese.

Applicants with extensive experience in programme development, management and validation would be a definite advantage.

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The appointee is expected to assume duty in August 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.