Chair/Distinguished/Full Professor in Law (Global Legal Studies) (Ref. No.: FLL/GLS/CDF/06/2021)

Location
Macao
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Jun 17, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The University of Macau (UM) is the only public comprehensive university in Macao. Leveraging this unique advantage, UM aims to establish itself as a world-class university with regional characteristics. English is its working language. In recent years, UM has seen a significant development in and a rising international recognition for its teaching, research, and community service. It has implemented a unique ‘4-in-1’ education model that integrates discipline-specific education, general education, research and internship education, and community and peer education. Combining this model with the largest residential college system in Asia, UM provides all-round education to students. In addition, it recruits outstanding scholars from around the world to create a multilingual and multicultural learning environment for students. With the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and the new initiatives of the university to boost cutting-edge research and interdisciplinary programmes, UM embraces unprecedented opportunities for development, and offers bright career prospect to professionals in different areas.

 

The Faculty of Law (FLL) invites applications for the position of Chair/Distinguished/Full Professor in law and artificial intelligence, comparative legal philosophy and Chinese law. The incumbent will contribute to legal research and teaching and demonstrate academic leadership by his/her reputation and contributions to the development of his/her fields. The incumbent will also commit to the future development of the Faculty of Law in line with the University of Macau’s aspirations to be an outstanding, internationally-recognised institution of higher learning.

 

Qualifications

Applicants for the post must hold a PhD degree in Law, have a proven scholarly record, and be fluent in both Chinese and English. They must have teaching experience in an international environment and display strong evidence of research experience in reputed institutions, which shall be substantiated by publications in reputed peer-reviewed journals of national and international standing.

 

The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in 2022.

 

Remuneration

A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP1,210,300 (approximately USD149,420) will be commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification and relevant professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions. Apart from competitive remuneration, UM offers a wide range of benefits, such as medical insurance, provident fund, on campus accommodation/housing allowance and other subsidies. Further details on our package are available at: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/learn-more/.

 

Application Procedure

Applicants should visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/ for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence upon receiving applications and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they are not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.

 

Human Resources Section, Office of Administration
University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Website:
https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/; Email: vacancy@um.edu.mo
Tel: +853 8822 8509;  Fax: +853 8822 2412

 

The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.

 

***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only***

** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**

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