The University of Hong Kong, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: HKU-LECTURER [#19291, 509227]
Position Title: Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics, HKU
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Central District, Hong Kong, Hong Kong [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/03/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/12/17)
Position Description:    

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Applications are invited for the appointment as Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics (Ref.: 509227), to commence on September 1, 2022, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics, with at least 3 years of relevant teaching experience at the tertiary level. Proficiency in English and enthusiasm for teaching are essential. The appointee will be responsible for teaching undergraduate mathematics related courses; supervising undergraduate mathematics projects; assisting in curriculum development; and contributing to other teaching related activities, such as liaising with undergraduates in the Department, promoting mathematics to the general public, and conducting student recruitment.

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, totaling up to 15% of basic salary.

The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s careers site ( and upload an up-to-date C.V. together with a teaching statement. Applicants are required to arrange three referees to send the reference letters directly to Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until March 31, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University is committed to diversity and inclusivity. To promote gender diversity and professional advancement of women as well as men, the Faculty of Science expressly encourages qualified persons from all genders to apply.

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Contact: Prof. Xiaoming Yuan, 852-28592253, 852-25592225 (fax)
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Department of Mathematics HKU
Room 408, Run Run Shaw Building
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam, Hong Kong
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