City University of Hong Kong


Assistant, Associate

    June 23, 2020

Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
City University of Hong Kong


Worldwide Search for Talent

City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education. As a publicly funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement. The University has nine Colleges/Schools. As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business, creative media, data science, energy and environment, engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, science, veterinary medicine and life sciences.

Applications are invited for:

Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
Department of Marketing [Ref. B/377/09]

Duties: The appointee is expected to make a significant contribution to research and teaching programmes individually and as a team member of the Department.

Requirements: A PhD in Marketing with research focusing on consumer behaviour, modelling, or marketing strategy, especially big-data marketing. For the post of Associate Professor, a substantial track record of research and publications in top journals, an active research programme, and high quality teaching are required. (A good benchmark for the rank is a tenured Associate Professor at a strong research-oriented university in the U.S.) For the post of Assistant Professor, good teaching evaluation results, and an active research programme with publications or potential publications in top marketing/management journals are required.

Salary and Conditions of Service
Remuneration package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable). Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract.

Information and Application
Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Department of Marketing, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong (email :

To apply, please submit an online application at, and include a cover letter with the current CV, sample publications, 3 reference letters and teaching evaluation results. Applications will receive full consideration until the positions are filled and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

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Worldwide recognition ranking 52nd, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2020); 1st in the World’s Most International Universities (THE survey 2020); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017).