JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

The University of Hong Kong

Faculty of Business and Economics
Tenure-Track Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469489
Date Posted: 08/01/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant 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 University of Hong Kong

Tenure-track Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (several posts) in Strategy/International Business (IB) in the Faculty of Business and Economics

Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-track Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (several posts) in Strategy/International Business (IB) in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref. 515588), to commence on July 1, 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment will be made on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal and consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second three-year fixed-term contract. Exceptionally outstanding candidates at Professor/Associate Professor level may be considered for appointment on tenure terms.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Strategy, IB, Management, Economics, or other related field, with the capability to conduct high-quality research and to teach the relevant courses. Preferences will be given to those specialised in Strategy/IB areas such as corporate strategy, firm boundaries and organisation, with a focus on strategies in emerging economies. The appointees are expected to publish in top-tier strategy/IB journals and to teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Information about the Faculty can be obtained at http://www.fbe.hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
Application Instructions:
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V., recent research paper, and relevant teaching evaluations. At least three referees will be invited to send their confidential reference letters to the Faculty directly. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until December 31, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.