JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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School of Business and Management
Department of Economics
Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467737
Date Posted: 10/08/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: HONG KONG
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics invites applications for tenure-track position(s) at any rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full) in all fields of Economics. We particularly welcome candidates with expertise in environmental economics, green finance, fintech, data analytics (machine learning, analysis of big data), entrepreneurship, and family firms.

HKUST is a world-renowned English-speaking international research university in Asia's most vibrant city. The Department of Economics at HKUST strives to excel in both its research and teaching missions. In the past 5 years (2017-2021), the Department has ranked number one in Hong Kong every year, in the top 2 to 5 in Asia, and from 24 to 29 in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject—Economics & Econometrics.

Salary is highly competitive. The university offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical/dental care, annual leave, and housing benefits, for eligible appointees.

Candidates must receive a Ph.D. by August 2022 and must demonstrate the potential to achieve excellence in both research and teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Please submit your curriculum vitae, recent publications, research papers, and three letters of recommendation by November 28, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time electronically at:

Inquiries can be addressed to

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 11/28/2021