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 Mathematics, Statistics and Insurance – Assistant Professor (Full-time)
(Ref: AsstP (MSI) 2021-02-26)

Responsibilities
  • teach actuarial science and statistics-related modules including but not limited to Predictive Analytics, Statistical Inference, Life Contingencies, and Loss Models;
  • liaise with the actuarial/insurance industry, organise professional talks/events regularly to share the latest development of the industry/practice and secure job/placement opportunities for students; and
  • publish in leading peer-reviewed journals in Actuarial Science, Statistics, or related areas.

 

 

Applicants Should
  • possess a PhD degree in Actuarial Science, Statistics or a related discipline;
  • have good research record and published in leading peer-reviewed journals in Actuarial Science, Statistics, or related areas; and
  • have teaching experience at the tertiary level, preferably in Predictive Analytics, Statistical Inferences, Life Contingencies, Loss Models or other related modules.

 

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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.