Associate / Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Hong Kong Baptist University
FACULTY OF ARTS
Department of Religion and Philosophy
Associate / Assistant Professor of Philosophy (PR0190/20-21)
The appointee is expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate degree levels related to Philosophy. Background in non-Western philosophy is preferred. The teaching is for both undergraduate General Education and B.A. in Religion, Philosophy and Ethics. He/She is also expected to conduct independent research in the fields of Philosophy as well as assist senior academic staff to supervise postgraduate students and research assistants. Administrative duties will be required as assigned by the Department/Faculty.
Applicants should possess a relevant PhD degree with strong publication record and teaching experience at the tertiary level.
Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of three years commencing September 2021. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Remuneration package includes retirement/gratuity benefits, annual leave, medical and dental scheme, housing assistance and relocation allowance wherever appropriate.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants are requested to send in samples of publications, preferably the three best ones out of their most recent publications, and latest teaching evaluation results. Applicants should also request three referees to send in confidential letters of reference, with PR number (stated above) quoted on the letters, directly to the Personnel Office (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org). 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 be disposed of after 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 advertised post, and the appointment will be offered according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 15 January 2021