Associate / Assistant Professor of Ethics

Location
Hong Kong
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Nov 19, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Hong Kong Baptist University

FACULTY OF ARTS

Department of Religion and Philosophy

Associate / Assistant Professor of Ethics (PR0189/20-21)

The appointee is expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate degree levels related to Religious Ethics, Philosophical Ethics, or Applied Ethics. 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 field of Ethics or Applied Ethics 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.

Application Procedure:

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: recruit@hkbu.edu.hk). 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