JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

Hong Kong Baptist University

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Department of Economics
Chair Professor / Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2016-01_111455584
Date Posted: 05/26/2016
Date Inactive: 07/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Chair Professor / Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: HONG KONG
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics of Hong Kong Baptist University offers the following programmes: Bachelor of Business Administration (Applied Economics Concentration), Bachelor of Social Science in China Studies (Economics Concentration) and Master of Science in Applied Economics. Information about the School of Business can be obtained at

Chair Professor / Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (PR349/15-16)

The Department invites applications for the above positions. Applications in all economic fields will be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Development Economics or Financial Economics.

Applicants should have a relevant PhD degree. Candidates for senior positions should also have a strong track record of research and teaching accomplishments. Those who are doing applied research on China will have an added advantage.

The appointment is on a substantiable track and initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of up to three years starting from January 2017 or a mutually agreed date. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding. Application for a short-term position with a visiting title will also be considered.

Remuneration package includes retirement/gratuity benefits, annual leave, medical and dental scheme, housing assistance and relocation allowance wherever appropriate.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799 (local line only); or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants are requested to send in samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications/works, statements of teaching and research interest and last three years of teaching evaluation results and if appropriate, invite two referees to send in confidential letter of reference to the Personnel Office direct. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 20 July 2016

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/19/2016