Applied Statistics, Mathematics, Operations research
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen [CUHK(SZ)] is a research university, located in the Longgang District of Shenzhen and established in 2014 through a Mainland–Hong Kong collaboration with generous support from the Shenzhen Municipal Government. The CUHK(SZ) confers academic degrees and inherits the fine academic traditions of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. The university is developing academic programs in phases and currently offering courses in the Schools of Science and Engineering, Management and Economics, and Humanities and Social Science. English is the main language for course instructions.
The School of Science and Engineering (http://sse.cuhk.edu.cn/en) invites applications for faculty positions in focused areas of Statistical Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Financial Engineering and Quantitative Finance, and Bioinformatics, though excellent applicants in all related areas will be considered.
Junior applicants should have (i) a PhD degree (by the time of reporting to duty) in related fields; and (ii) high potentials in teaching and research. Candidates for Associate and Full Professor posts are expected to have demonstrated academic leadership and strong commitment to the highest standards of excellence. Appointments will normally be made on a contract basis for up to three years initially, leading to longer-term appointment or tenure later subject to review. Exceptional appointments with tenure will be considered for candidates of proven abilities.
Salary and Fringe Benefits
Salary will be comparable to international standards and commensurate with experience and accomplishments. Employee benefits will be provided according to the relevant labor laws of the People’s Republic of China as well as CUHK(SZ) regulations. Subsidies from various government sponsored talent programs will also be made available to eligible candidates (see http://www.cuhk.edu.cn/UploadFiles/talentsProgramoutline.pdf).
An application package, including a CV and personal statements in teaching and research, as well as contact information of three references who will write recommendation letters on behalf of the candidate, should be sent by Email to: Talents4SSE@cuhk.edu.cn. All applicants need to specify the rank(s) of the position being applied to in their application cover letters. Upon submission of applications, applicants should request three recommendation letters to be directly sent to Talents4SSE@cuhk.edu.cn.
About The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
Located in the Longgang District of Shenzhen, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen [CUHK(SZ)] is a research-intensive university, established in 2014 through a Mainland–Hong Kong collaboration with generous support from the Shenzhen Municipal Government. It inherits the fine academic traditions of The Chinese University of Hong Kong and will develop its academic programmes in phases and o...ffer courses in Schools of Science and Engineering, Management and Economics, and Humanities and Social Science. The language of instruction will be in both English and Chinese, and the students will receive degrees of The Chinese University of Hong Kong.