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Associate Professor / Assistant Professor   (2200002P)


Department/ Unit: Department of Anthropology 

Closing Date: March 14, 2022

The Department of Anthropology is seeking an outstanding candidate for tenure-track Associate/ Assistant Professorship specializing in sociocultural anthropology with geographical focus in East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, or transnational processes involving these areas. 

Applicants should:  

  1. have a PhD degree in anthropology 

  1. have ability to teach, secure grants, and publish in English 

Ability to supervise postgraduate theses written in Chinese will be an advantage, but is not essential. The appointee will be responsible for (a) teaching; (b) research; and (c) assisting in the promotion of the Department’s postgraduate programmes and some administrative duties. 

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with qualifications. Appointment will be made on contract basis for three years initially commencing in December 2022, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. 

Please submit your application online at http://career.cuhk.edu.hk with the following documents: 

  • Cover letter that describes research interests and plans as well as teaching experience 

  • A full curriculum vitae 

  • Copies of up to three publications 

  • Names, addresses and e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the applicants’ consent has been given for providing references. 

Please indicate the rank you are applying for in your application. 

Further information about the Department of Anthropology is available at www.cuhk.edu.hk/ant.  




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Department of Anthropology

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Mar 14, 2022


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