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Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
Shenzhen, Hong Kong
Competitive + benefits
Closing date
31 Mar 2024

Job Details

The School of Science and Engineering (SSE) at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (CUHK-Shenzhen) sincerely invites applications for multiple faculty positions at the Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer levels.

Post Specification

The ideal candidates are expected to perform research and teaching in the following areas: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, Optics, Computer Engineering, Integrated Circuits, Information Engineering, Robotics, Network Science, Artificial Intelligence, Financial Engineering, etc. However, strong candidates in other related areas will also be considered.

Junior candidates should have (i) a Ph.D. degree (by the time of reporting for duty) in related fields; and (ii) high potential in teaching and research. Junior appointments will usually be made on a contract basis for up to three years initially, leading to longer-term appointment or tenure later subject to review.

Exceptional appointments with tenure will be considered for candidates of proven excellence. Candidates are encouraged to check out the details about the University at


Salary and Fringe Benefits

Salary will be comparable to international standards, commensurate with experience and accomplishments. Appointments will be made under the establishment of CUHK-Shenzhen. Employee benefits will be provided according to the relevant labour laws of Mainland China and CUHK-Shenzhen regulations. Subsidies from various government-sponsored talent programs will also be made available for eligible candidates:


Application Procedure

The application package should include a cover letter, full CV, research proposals, teaching philosophy, and contact details for three independent references (The reference letters should be submitted to the online application system directly by the referees.). Candidates should specify in the cover letter the rank to which they are applying (Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer). Review of application will begin immediately after receiving the whole package of the application materials including the reference letters. The process will continue periodically until all positions are filled.

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The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (CUHK-Shenzhen) was founded in accordance with the Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on Chinese-foreign Cooperation in Running Schools upon approval by the Ministry of Education. The University is committed to providing top-quality higher education that features an integration of the East and the West and fostering an enriching research environment. It is CUHK-Shenzhen’s mission to cultivate innovative talents with a global perspective, Chinese cultural traditions and social responsibilities.


About School of Science and Engineering

The School of Science and Engineering (SSE) adheres to CUHK's excellent academic tradition, keeps pace with the international trend of disciplinary development, cooperates with well-regarded schools in America, Australia, Canada, etc., references the successful experiences of oversea institutes, recruits high-caliber professors globally, builds a unique learning environment that embraces China and the West, and nurtures technology leaders possessing expertise, diverse talents and global visions.

Our mission is to create, advance and disseminate knowledge in science and engineering, and to train innovative, forward-thinking, globally-minded and principled scientists, engineers and leaders who strive for the betterment of industries and society, thereby serving the needs and enhancing the well-being of the citizens of the Pearl River Delta, China as a whole, and the wider world community.

To be acknowledged regionally, nationally and internationally as a first-class centre of scholarship in science and engineering whose bilingual, global and interdisciplinary dimensions of teaching and learning, scholarly output and contribution to the community consistently meet standards of excellence.

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