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Founded in 1994 and awarded the University title in 2016, The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) is a publicly funded

university, dedicated to the advancement of teacher education and related disciplines through a diverse offering of academic,

professional and research programmes. Approaching its 30th anniversary, the University aspires to become a leading university

in the Asia Pacific region and beyond, with a focus on educational and multidisciplinary research, development and innovation. We

are committed to nurturing outstanding and caring educators and professionals as well as enhancing the impact of scholarship.

The University has an academic/teaching staff strength of about 450 and total student headcount of about 11,000. It has a Graduate

School and three Faculties, namely, Faculty of Education and Human Development, Faculty of Humanities, and Faculty of Liberal

Arts and Social Sciences, comprising 16 academic departments, as well as a number of University-level... research centres and

Faculty-level research and professional development centres. For more information about the University, please visit

http://www.eduhk.hk.

To continue pursuing excellence in the advancement of knowledge, scholarship and innovation through high quality research, we are

seeking enthusiastic and highly dedicated academics to join the University in support of its strategic development in diverse areas.

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Two posts) (Ref: 2300372)

Department of Mathematics and Information Technology

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

The Department is now seeking enthusiastic, qualified and highly dedicated person to take part in a number of teaching and research

activities in (i) Data Science, (ii) Artificial Intelligence and (iii) Educational Technology. The appointee(s) is/are expected to teach

undergraduate and postgraduate courses, conduct research, supervise student projects and field experiences, and undertake

administrative duties as assigned.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence or a

closely related discipline, with expertise in data science or artificial intelligence. They should be active researchers with a growing

publication record, be able to continue conducting research that attracts competitive external funding and leads to publications in

leading international journals, and have post-qualification teaching experience in the tertiary education sector and commitment to high

quality teaching. They should be fluent in English with, ideally, some knowledge of Cantonese and/or Mandarin Chinese and the

educational context of Hong Kong and/or China. Candidates with international experience would also be highly valued.

For the post of Associate Professor, applicants must possess evidence of strong research output and publication in relevant field(s) and

a strong research track record and impact. They should also show the capacity for academic leadership in promoting teaching, research

and community services in Hong Kong and the Asia Pacific Region. Bilingual competency in English and Chinese will be

advantageous.

For information on the Department, please visit this website: https://www.eduhk.hk/mit.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. Fringe benefits include contract-end gratuity, leave, medical and dental

benefits, and where applicable, housing benefits.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for this post. Applicants should complete the online application

form and upload a full CV. Review of applications will start from 26 April 2023, and will continue until the post are filled.

Applications which are incomplete or without the required documents may not be considered. Personal data provided by applicants will

be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please

refer to http://www.eduhk.hk/jobsopp/index.php?glang=en.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the

right not to fill the position(s) advertised. Since the incumbent’s work would involve contacts with persons aged under 18 and/or

mentally incapacitated persons, prospective employee(s) will be required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check operated by the

Hong Kong Police Force.

Further information about the University is available at http://www.eduhk.hk.

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Hong Kong

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