Tenure-Track Assistant Professor (several posts)

Hong Kong University
September 05, 2024
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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor (several posts)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526574 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Clinical Medicine (21000) Categories: Professoriate Staff Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor (several posts) in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 526574), to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal and consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second three-year fixed-term contract, subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Medicine, Surgery, Biology, Health Science, or a related discipline, with proven experience in clinical research and research project management. They should also have solid research skills and track record focusing on cutting-edge orthopaedics. Good translational research grant history and fundraising ability are essential. Previous clinical or laboratory work experience with good knowledge of RCT design and management, FDA/CE regulations, are desirable. They should be creative with new research ideas, demonstrating self-initiative with independent working ability, strong problem-solving skills, excellent logical thinking and data sensitivity. They should also be able to manage a close multi-disciplinary team and establish external collaborations, as well as coordinate translational research of the department.

The appointees will develop research programmes independently; write scientific publications, grant proposals and reports; supervise research staff and research postgraduate students; participate in the planning and delivery of undergraduate/postgraduate programmes; and assist in administrative duties.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. 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. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.

The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a covering letter stating their research background, and contact information of three referees. Review of applications will start on August 5, 2024 and continue until September 5, 2024 , or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

Advertised: Jun 6, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Sep 5, 2024 (HK Time)

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