JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Position Title/Short Description
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.
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.
- Application Instructions Below
Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/forms.php.
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 http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.