Job Vacancies

Associate / Assistant Professor (Online Application)
Closing Date: February 24, 2019

The Department invites applications for an Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in sociocultural anthropology.

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in anthropology; (ii) proficiency in English; and (iii) a strong publication record. Ability to speak Cantonese and to supervise postgraduate theses written in Chinese will be an advantage, but not essential. The geographical area of the applicants’ specialized research field(s) should be China, Southeast Asia, or South Asia.

The appointee will be responsible for (a) teaching; (b) research; and (c) assisting in the promotion of the Department’s postgraduate programmes.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2019, which, subject to mutual agreement, performance and availability of funding, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.