Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track
Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Assistant Professor in
Paediatric Dentistry of the Faculty of Dentistry
511473), to commence as soon as possible, on a four-year fixed-term
basis, with the possibility of renewal upon mutual agreement and
with consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second
four-year fixed-term contract.
The Faculty of Dentistry is the only dental school in Hong Kong and
is the only one in Greater China that uses English as the medium of
instruction. The high quality of the Faculty’s undergraduate and
postgraduate programmes, clinical services and research excellence
attained global recognition, as evidenced by the Faculty’s World
Number Ranking among the top 1% by the QS World University Ranking
by Subject in the past six years. The Faculty’s strategic research
themes include Clinical Artificial Intelligence, Craniofacial
Regeneration, Microbiome Innovation, Oral Cancer, and Population
Oral Health. The Faculty also plays an important role in public and
professional education through its knowledge exchange activities as
well as in dental and oral health research, and promotions in
international, regional and local communities.
Applicants should demonstrate excellence in clinical care, research
and teaching in the field of Paediatric Dentistry. They are
expected to work collaboratively in a dynamic and diverse
environment, develop a competitive research portfolio, and
contribute to teaching and curriculum development in Paediatric
Dentistry at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
For appointment as Clinical Associate Professor,
should possess a dental Bachelor's degree or equivalent, clinical
specialist in Paediatric Dentistry or equivalent status, and a
Ph.D. degree or equivalent. They should have (i) proven ability for
quality research, publications in high quality international
journals, and evidence of local and regional recognition for
scholarship and professional expertise; (ii) demonstrated ability
in undergraduate and postgraduate education, clinical practice and
research; (iii) demonstrated participation in Faculty and
University affairs; and (iv) demonstrated ability in knowledge
exchange (KE) activities, and leadership in professional education
programmes or community engagement.
For appointment as Clinical Assistant Professor,
should possess a dental Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and a
Master of Dental Surgery degree or equivalent in Paediatric
Dentistry. They should also have (i) ability in undergraduate and
postgraduate clinical teaching and practice; (ii) potential for and
interest in research; (iii) ability and willingness to participate
in Faculty affairs; and (iv) participation in KE activities.
Information about the Faculty can be obtained at http://facdent.hku.hk/
. For general
enquiries, please contact Professor T.F. Flemmig, Dean of the
Faculty of Dentistry at email@example.com
information about the post, please contact Dr. Y. Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and
experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical
benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of
gross income. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity
and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme,
totalling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will also be
provided as applicable.
The University only accepts online application for the above post.
Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., and
indicate clearly which level they wish to be considered for.
Closes February 14, 2022
Jan 14, 2022 (HK Time)
Feb 14, 2022 (HK Time)