Associate or Assistant Professor

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong, China 🇨🇳

The Earth System Science Programme of the Faculty of Science ( is seeking outstanding applicants for substantiable-track Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor positions in all areas relevant to Earth System Science, particularly: atmospheric sciences, biogeosciences, geophysics, hydrological sciences, marine and ocean sciences, and rock physics.

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree and preferably postdoctoral experience related to Earth System Science; and (ii) an excellent track record in or potential for teaching and research excellence. The appointees will contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching as well as develop a vigorous, externally funded research programme.

Appointments will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing August 2018 or as soon as possible, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. 

Applicants should submit an online application and attach a full curriculum vitae including a detailed publication list, a research plan, a teaching statement, and contact information of three professional referees.