JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Business School
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460642
Date Posted: 09/14/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: HONG KONG
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
All Fields, Chinese Economy, Public Economics, and Macroeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics invites applications for multiple positions at any rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) in all fields of Economics. Applicants whose research interests focus on Chinese economy, public economics, and macroeconomics are particularly welcomed. Salary is highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical/dental care, annual leave, and housing benefits, for eligible appointees. A gratuity will be payable upon successful completion of contract for appointment on contract terms. Teaching may be at the undergraduate, MSc. and Ph.D. levels.

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a world renowned English-speaking international research university in Asia's most vibrant city. International candidates are encouraged to apply. Please visit our website at The University comprises more than 500 faculty members whose research ranges from science to engineering, business, humanities and social sciences. In more than two decades, HKUST has rapidly risen in the global academic arena. It ranked number one in the world in the 2018 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings in 2018. It ranks 13th in the latest Global Employability University Survey reported by the New York Times, and remains No. 1 in Greater China.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 11/25/2018
Application Instructions:
Please apply electronically through
Applicants must include a curriculum vitae, recent publications, and research papers. Junior and mid-career applicants should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be sent. For tenured positions, references will be solicited only after both sides agree to proceed with the process of appointment. Shortlisted junior and mid-career candidates will be interviewed during the ASSA meetings during January 4 - 6, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. Applications for Assistant Professor must be received online by November 15, 2018 to be guaranteed full consideration. Inquiries can be addressed to