School of Humanities and Social Science now invites applications
and nominations for:
Open Rank Faculty Position in Global Studies (Ref.
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen is established in
accordance with the Regulations of the People’s Republic of China
on Chinese-foreign Cooperation in Running Schools upon approval of
the Ministry of Education. It inherits the educational philosophy
and academic systems of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. It is
intended to evolve into a world class research university with
strong Chinese cultural influence. It is committed to nurturing
high end talent with global perspective, Chinese tradition and
School of Humanities and Social Science (HSS) has two important
missions for our university’s education. First, HSS provides
university core courses for all university students in multiple
areas, including general education, English language competency,
Chinese language competency, physical education and fitness, basic
competency in information technology (IT) applications, etc. These
areas lay the foundation for the comprehensive education that all
CUHK-Shenzhen students receive.
HSS intends to become a school of excellence in humanities and
social sciences, and to provide high-quality programmes in multiple
areas at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. At present,
HSS offers four-high-quality graduate programmes: Master of Arts in
Translation and Interpreting Studies, Master of Arts in Global
Studies, Master of Science in Applied Psychology and Master of Arts
in Simultaneous Interpreting. At the undergraduate level, HSS
offers Bachelor of Arts programme in Translation, Bachelor of Arts
programme in English Studies and Bachelor of Science programme in
Applied Psychology. HSS will also starts new interdisciplinary
programmes at both bachelor and master levels.
The appointee is expected to commence work in academic year
2021-2022. A Ph.D. must be in hand prior to taking up the
Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to
three years initially, leading to longer-term appointment or tenure
later, subject to successful performance evaluation and mutual
agreement. In cases where a candidate has an established record of
excellence and demonstrable potential for continued success, tenure
may be offered to the candidate at the time of initial
- Full Professor
A Ph.D. degree in international relations (international
security, international political economy, and global governance
preferred or related areas). Applications are invited for faculty
position at the rank of full professor level with prospect for
tenure, subject to the qualifications and successful performance
evaluation. Candidates are expected to have a proven record in
high-quality teaching and research in the expertise areas.
Priorities will be given to candidate with management experience
and skills in program planning, curriculum development and student
supervision, and a proven record of research publications in
competitive international outlets.
- Assistant Professor or Lecturer in international political
A Ph.D. degree in political science, economics, and related
subjects from an internationally prestigious university, and should
be able to teach graduate courses such as foundations of
international political economy, international trade, international
economics and business, international finance and monetary system,
multinational corporations in international economics and so
Applicant for assistant professor position should have a proven
record of teaching excellence and high-quality publications.
Lecturer should demonstrate excellent oral and written
communication skills in English and strongly commit to continuously
improve the teaching and conduct high-quality research.
Salary & Benefits
Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and
experience. Appointment will be made under the establishment of
CUHK, Shenzhen and statutory benefits will be provided according to
the prevailing labor laws applicable in the PRC. The appointee will
be based at the University campus in Shenzhen, PRC.
Applicant should apply online at http://academicrecruit.cuhk.edu.cn/hss
and upload up-to-date CV, certification of all degrees and teaching
evaluation report. Applicants will be required to arrange three
recommendation letters after being shortlisted.
Applications will be considered until the post is filled.