Hong Kong Baptist University, School of Business
Chair Professor/Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor/Research Assistant Professor
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has long been one of Asia's pathfinders in whole-person business education. HKBU School of Business is among just 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation from AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), AMBA (Association of MBAs) and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System). Our mission is to nurture visionary and ethical business leaders capable of meeting new challenges in a rapidly changing global economy. The School consists of five departments, currently staffed by 115 full-time faculty members. Our distinctive programmes - BBA (Hons), BCom (Hons), MBA, MSc, DBA, MPhil and PhD - are intellectually rigorous and have contemporary and professional relevance. Fostering a vibrant research environment, our faculty members engage actively in academic as well as applied research with corporate advisory or public policy impact. Information about the School can be obtained at http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/~bus
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Department of Finance and Decision Sciences invites applications for Chair Professor/Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor/Research Assistant Professor positions. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Finance (PR162/17-18) Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions and Markets, Investment and International Finance, Financial Derivatives and Risk Management, Fintech
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must hold, or expect to hold, a PhD degree. Applicants for Research Assistant Professorship should have good potential in research and teaching. Applicants for Chair Professorship / Professorship / Associate Professorship / Assistant Professorship should be able to demonstrate commitment to excellence in research and teaching and be willing to work collaboratively with colleagues. Evidence of ability to publish in top-tier journals is required.
The appointment is offered on a substantiable track. Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of up to three years commencing September 2018 or earlier. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. The completed application form should be sent to the same address by post or by e-mail to email@example.com. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants should send in their most recent teaching evaluation results and if appropriate, request two referees to send in confidential letter of reference to the Personnel Office direct. Applicants are also requested to send in samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 2 December 2017
Posted: 6 Nov 2017