Faculty Positions

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong (HK)
Oct 08, 2020
Dec 07, 2020
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Job Title:    Faculty Positions
Department:    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Job ID:    5585

Job Posting Details

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is now inviting applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor).

Applicants in the following research areas will be prioritized:

(i)    Synthetic biology and systems biology
(ii)    Product and process systems engineering, in particular model-driven design of chemical products and/or advanced materials and catalysts

Exceptionally strong applicants in other research areas in chemical and biological engineering will also be considered.

Applicants must have a PhD degree in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, or related disciplines. Successful candidates are expected to develop strong, independent and innovative programs of externally sponsored research contributing to both undergraduate and graduate teaching, as well as participate in services of the Department, the School and the University.  For more information about the Department and the University, please visit http://cbe.ust.hk/ and http://www.ust.hk/.  

Salary is highly competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include annual leave, medical and dental benefits.  Housing benefits will also be provided where applicable.  Initial appointment at Assistant/Associate Professor rank will normally be on a three-year contract, renewable subject to mutual agreement.  A gratuity will be payable upon successful completion of contract.  Appointment at Professor rank will be on substantive basis.

The University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, and has a range of family-friendly policies in place.

Application Procedure
Interested applicants are invited to upload a full curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching, and the names and contact information of at least three referees via AcademicJobsOnline.Org at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13299.

For enquiries, please send to cbesearch@ust.hk.  Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
(Information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.)