Assist/Assoc Professor, Physical Activity/Health, Hong Kong
- There is an opening for a post in the key area of Physical Activity and Health (although candidates in the area of Skill acquisition may be considered) - see below
Ref. : 201300117
Posting Title : Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
Department : Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong
Closing Date : April 18, 2013
Applications are invited for appointment as Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in the Institute of Human Performance, from as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal. An appointee with demonstrated excellence and contributions will be considered for tenure towards the end of the second three-year contract.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree with specialization preferably in the field of physical activity and health or possibly skill learning and expert performance. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a strong research profile and be able to teach and supervise in the field of specialization. Information about the Institute can be obtained at http://www.ihp.hku.hk Enquiries about the post should be sent to Professor Rich Masters, Institute of Human Performance (e-mail: mastersr@...).
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to ihphku@.... Application forms (341/1111) can be obtained athttp://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Shortlisted candidates may be invited to attend an interview. Closes April 18, 2013.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.