Recruitment Advertisement for FinTech Programme 3/30/2017

Job Description

Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s) - (170000L2)


Department/Unit: Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

Closing Date: Until the posts are filled

The Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management at The Chinese University of Hong Kong invites applications for the faculty posts at the levels of Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in financial technology and the related fields. The Department is especially interested in candidates working in financial infrastructure and e-payment system, distributed ledger technology and blockchain, internet finance, and data analytics. Candidates with experience in financial applications are strongly encouraged to apply.


Applicants should have an earned PhD, evidence of the ability to pursue an independent program of research, a strong commitment to both graduate and undergraduate teaching, and the ability to initiate and conduct interdisciplinary research in financial technology.


Appointments will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2017, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. The exact start date will be negotiated with the successful applicants.


Applicants please upload the full resume with a cover letter, copies of academic credentials, publication list with abstracts of selected published papers, a research plan, a teaching statement, together with names and e-mail addresses of three to five referees to whom the applicant's consent has been given for their providing reference (unless otherwise specified) to the CUHK Personnel Online Application System at - Professoriate, Teaching & Research Academic Posts for the Job Number of 170000L2.


For general enquiry and further information about the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, please contact the Department Chairman at