Job Opportunities

We currently have the following opening(s):

Research Assistant Professor

Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward-looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West.

The Department of Mathematics in CUHK has developed a strong reputation in teaching and research. Many faculty members are internationally renowned and are recipients of prestigious awards and honours. The graduates are successful in both academia and industry. The Department is highly ranked internationally. According to the latest rankings, the Department is 51st-75th in the Academic Ranking of World Universities, 36th in the QS World University Rankings and 34th in the US News Rankings.

The Department of Mathematics is now inviting applications for the position of Research Assistant Professor in all areas of Mathematics. Applicants should have a relevant PhD degree and good potential for research and teaching.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing August 2018, renewable subject to mutual agreement.

The applications will be considered on a continuing basis but candidates are encouraged to apply by March 31, 2018.


June 30, 2018


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Teaching Assistants

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for the post of Teaching Assistant. Applicants should have (i) a good Bachelor degree and preferably some relevant teaching experience; (ii) an academic background in mathematics; and (iii) solid knowledge of communication skills, computer applications and project management. The appointees will report to the Chairman of the Department of Mathematics.

Duties include (a) coordination work, including teaching support and programme administration; (b) assisting in tutorials, laboratory/practical classes, preparation of course materials/classes, student consultation/supervision, and other academic activities; and (c) assisting in report drafting and writing.

Appointments will be made on contract basis for one year commencing September 2018, renewable subject to funding, performance and mutual agreement.


June 22, 2018


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The University reserves the right to appoint by invitation.