JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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School of Accounting and Finance
Teaching Fellow in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111453086
Date Posted: 06/04/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Teaching Fellow in Economics
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Kowloon, HONG KONG
JEL Classification: A1 -- General Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s, and Bachelor’s degrees. It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,200. The total consolidated expenditure budget of the University is close to HK$5.5 billion (US$705 million) per year.

School of Accounting and Finance

Teaching Fellow in Economics (tenable from August 2015) (two posts)
[Appointment period: twelve months initially, with possibility of further appointment)

The appointees will be required to engage in teaching and learning activities, contribute to programme/course planning, administration and development and/or engage actively in scholarly activities.

Applicants should (a) have a relevant doctoral degree, or a relevant master’s degree plus not less than three years of post-qualification tertiary teaching experience; (b) possess good subject knowledge, skills and competence in the appropriate academic or professional discipline; and (c) have an excellent command of English and good communication skills. Preference will be given to those who have relevant teaching experience in tertiary institutions.

Remuneration :
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 06/17/2015
Application Instructions:
Please submit application form via email to; by fax at (852) 2764 3374; or by mail to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong. If you would like to provide a separate curriculum vitae, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process.

Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from

The closing date for application is June 17, 2015. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months of the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at