Job Vacancies


(I) Lecturer

Closing date: 15 January 2020

Applicants should have (i) a relevant higher degree (at least at MPhil level); and (ii) a proven track record in teaching statistics or closely related areas.

The appointee will (i) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the areas of statistics and risk management; and (ii) assist in the administration of the Department.  

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing as soon as possible and renewable subject to performance and mutual agreement. 

Those who have responded to the previous advertisement for the same post are under  consideration and need not re-apply in this instance. Applications will be considered on a  continuing basis until the position is filled.

Applicants should complete the online application form (available from May 24, 2019 12:00am HKT:


(II) Research Assistant Professors

Closing date: Until the posts are filled

Applications and nominations are invited for research faculty posts at Assistant Professor level in the Department of Statistics at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in statistics or a related field; and (ii) high-quality research outputs in all areas of statistics.

The appointees will (a) participate in independent and joint research programmes; (b) apply for external research grants; (c) teach course(s) at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels; (d) provide service at departmental, faculty and/or university levels.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to performance and mutual agreement.

Applications will be considered on a continuing basis until the position is filled.

Application procedures

Applicants should complete the online application form ( and upload a cover letter, a full curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, and copies of up to five recent publications, as well as the names and email addresses of at least three referees to whom the applicant’s consent has been given for their providing references, by 15 January 2020.