HKU Professoriate Recruitment (Science)

first_imgThe University of Hong Kong (HKU) is pleased to invite outstandingscholars to contribute to our thriving research agenda as well asto Hong Kong’s leading position in the region and beyond.We will recruit 100 outstanding academics in emerging fields withpotential for scientific and scholarly breakthroughs—above andbeyond our existing recruitment programme—to join HKU as assistant,associate, or full professors, on tenure-track or with directtenure.This is an open-discipline call. The strategic recruitment areas inthe Faculty of Science are: Computational, Mathematical andStatistical Methods in Machine Learning and ArtificialIntelligence; Mathematical Physics; Geometry; Quantum Matter,Information and Optics; Photonics; AI in Chemistry; Metamaterials;Natural Product Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry; Synthetic Biology;Molecular Biology in Plants and Microbes; Environmental DNA;Ecogenomics; Remote Sensing of Ecosystems, Earth Systems andNon-terrestrial Planets; Early Earth and Lunar Geology;Urban/Applied Geology; and Astrophysics.As a high-performing university with internationally recognisedstrong global connections, HKU offers a stimulating and supportiveintellectual environment as well as a highly competitiveremuneration and benefits package. Locally and in the region, thereare many research collaboration and funding opportunities.More information and application details are available at thecampaign website: https://www.prof-scholars.hku.hk/. Interested applicants should apply online and provide a coverletter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, 2or 3 most significant research publications, and contactinformation for at least three references. Review of applicationsis ongoing and the search will continue until the positions arefilled.Advertised: Nov 6, 2020 (HK Time)Applications close:last_img read more