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Job ID: 117921

Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Date Posted Jan. 8, 2019
Title Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors
University The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Department Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2019
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors
(Ref. 180002NK)

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is vigorously hiring faculty members in Computer Science and Computer Engineering to pursue new strategic research initiatives and to fill up vacant positions within current strengths.

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree; and (ii) a good scholarly record demonstrating (potential for) teaching and research excellence. Candidates of all levels are encouraged to apply. Applicants in the following areas are particularly welcome:

For Computer Science:

  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computer system security or cybersecurity
  • Data analytics or data science
  • Image processing, computer graphics, AR/VR

For Computer Engineering:

  • Cyber-physical systems and Internet of things
  • Energy efficient acceleration for Recognition, Mining and Synthesis (RMS) applications
  • Hardware and embedded security
  • Smart hardware for human machine interaction

Successful candidates will be expected to (a) develop a significant independent research programme with external funding; (b) supervise graduate students; © teach both undergraduate and postgraduate courses; and (d) perform service duties for the Department and the University.

Appointments will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2019, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. Senior positions with substantiation can also be considered for outstanding candidates with proven records. The exact rank and start date will be negotiated with the successful applicants.

For further information about the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, please visit

Applications will be accepted until the posts are filled.

Application Procedure
Applicants please upload full CV, copies of academic credentials, publication list with abstracts of selected published papers, details of courses taught and evaluation results (if available), a research plan, a teaching statement, together with names, addresses and fax numbers/e-mail addresses of at least three referees to whom the applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references (unless otherwise specified).

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

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