Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (210000EX)


Department/ Unit: Department of Marketing
Closing Date: Until the positions are filled

The Department of Marketing under the CUHK Business School is looking for vibrant scholars to join the group as Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (tenured or tenure-track) commencing 2021 or 2022.  Applications are welcomed from candidates with research interests in consumer behaviors or quantitative marketing. 

Job Requirements

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in Marketing, Psychology, Behavioral Science, Statistics, Economics or other related fields; (ii) a strong and active research programme commensurate with the target rank; and (iii) the commitment to teaching excellence, at both undergraduate and graduate levels.  Teaching will be conducted in English and knowledge of Chinese is not necessary.


Appointments will be made on contract basis for three years initially, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.  A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications will be offered.  The comprehensive benefit package provided by the University includes leave, medical care, retirement scheme contributions, plus a contract-end gratuity and housing benefits.

About the Department of Marketing

The Department of Marketing has a strong focus on research.  According to UT Dallas ranking 2015-2020, the Department is ranked #37 globally and #1 in Asia on the outputs published in Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Consumer Research, Marketing Science, and Journal of Marketing.  Beyond marketing discipline, our faculty members also publish regularly in other premier business and psychology journals (e.g. Management Science, Journal of Applied Psychology, Psychological Science, JPSP, JEP_G, and JEP_A).  Members have also served on the editorial boards of numerous leading journals.

The Department provides its members with excellent research support including reduced teaching load, generous start-up grant, lab space and subject pool, and state-of-the-art facilities.  Applicants can learn more about the Department from its website

About the CUHK Business School
CUHK Business School is a world-leading business school and a pioneer in business education in Hong Kong.  Since its establishment in Hong Kong in 1963, the CUHK Business School has gained world recognition of nurturing business leaders with immense contributions in Asia Pacific.

The Business School has been offering a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (MBA, MSc, EMBA, MPhil, PhD) with over 4,900 students, as well as executive education.  It has one of the most extensive alumni network in the region, with over 40,000 alumni around the world.  It comprises two Schools and four Departments:

o   Schools
     •   Accountancy
     •   Hotel & Tourism Management

o   Departments
     •   Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics
     •   Finance
     •   Management
     •   Marketing

Application Procedures

Applicants should submit their packages (cover letter, CV, publications / manuscripts; and names and e-mail addresses of at least three referees for providing reference) to Miss Candy Lam, the Department Secretary ([email protected]). To facilitate the screening, please indicate clearly your research track (behavioral or quant) and the expected time of graduation (e.g., summer or fall; 2021 or 2022).  Review of candidates will be conducted in a rolling basis and will continue until the positions are filled. 

Enquiries about the application procedures should be sent to Miss Candy Lam ([email protected]), andenquiries about the positions should be sent to Professor Jessica Kwong, the Department Head ([email protected]).