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Professor/ Associate Professor  (190001X1)



Department/ Unit: Department of Japanese Studies

Closing Date: January 23, 2020


The Department invites applications for a Full Professorship/ Associate Professorship in Japanese studies. 

Applicants should have: (i) excellent research records in both publications and grant applications; (ii) experience in administration and serving the academic community; (iii) rich experience in teaching and positive teaching evaluations; (iv) leadership skills and collegial spirit; (v) native or near-native fluency in English and Japanese. Applicants specializing in all fields related to Japan are welcome to apply.

Duties include (a) teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; (b) supervising research postgraduate students; (c) project coordination; (d) mentoring students; (e) committee work and other administrative duties as assigned. 

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2020, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.


Application Procedure:

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. Please upload a full CV, contact details of three referees, writing samples, past teaching evaluations, and a statement of teaching and research interests.

For more information, please contact Ms. Helen Chan [Tel: (852) 3943 6466 or e-mail:].



: Professoriate, Teaching and Research Academic Posts


: Department of Japanese Studies

Unposting Date

: Jan 23, 2020

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