Endowed Professorships and All Rank Faculty Recruitments

With a century-long legacy, the University of Hong Kong prides itself as one of the leading institutions of higher education in Asia. While academic programmes in business and economics at HKU date back to 1940s, the HKU Business School (Faculty of Business and Economics) was founded in 2001 and strives to become a leading and globally-impactful institution in business and economics education. 

Now the School offers a full-spectrum of undergraduate programmes and an array of graduate education and Executive Education programmes. We are also building an iconic and state-of-the-art academic complex on campus, which will provide a wonderful environment conducive to the pursuit of academic excellence when it is completed.

In recent years, the School has been proactively scaling up its professoriate staff strength at all levels across the six academic areas, namely Accounting and Law, Economics, Finance, Innovation and Information Management, Management and Strategy, and Marketing. To realise our vision and achieve new heights, the School commits to further strengthening the efforts in attracting top talents from around the world. Specifically, we aim to recruit Ten Endowed Professors in any field of business and economics in the next few years. Candidates should have an outstanding track record of high-quality research and scholarship, and have demonstrated excellent academic leadership.

In addition, applications are invited for appointments as Full Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors in any field of business and economics. Criteria for appointment at these levels can be accessed via https://www.hkubs.hku.hk/jobad_academic2020.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, along with housing, retirement and health benefits. The University of Hong Kong only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online at the University’s careers site (https://jobs.hku.hk). Information about the School can be obtained at http://www.hkubs.hku.hk. Enquiries about the position (not application materials) should be directed to the Chair of the Recruitment Committee (e-mail: fbesenap@hku.hk).