Research Assistant Professor

Reference Number
Closing Date
February 14, 2017
Post Specification

The Department invites applications for a Research Assistant Professorship. Applicants from any disciplines whose research addresses aspects of speech and language broadly defined are welcome. Applicants should have (i) a relevant PhD degree; and (ii) experience in basic and clinical research across the lifespan. Those with experience in behavioural, neural, and genetic research will also be considered. Broad thinkers with good quantitative skills are particularly preferred.

Appointment will be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing January 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter. Review of applications will begin in October 2015 and only shortlisted applicants will be notified. Applications will be accepted until the post is filled.

Salary and Fringe Benefits

Salary will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical care, plus a contract-end gratuity for an appointment of two years or longer.

The terms mentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by the University.

Application Procedure

Application forms are obtainable
(a) at; or
(b) in person/by mail with a stamped, self-addressed envelope from the Personnel Office, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.

Please send the completed application form and/or full curriculum vitae, together with copies of qualification documents, a publication list and/or abstracts of selected published papers, and names, addresses and fax numbers/e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references (unless otherwise specified), to the Personnel Office by post or by fax to (852) 3942 0947.

Please quote the reference number and mark 'Application - Confidential' on cover. The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

Posting Date : Aug 30, 2013