Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors

  • Professional
  • Hong Kong
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Expires on: January 18, 2020

The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors
(Ref. 190002DS)

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is vigorously hiring faculty members in Computer Science and Computer Engineering to pursue new strategic research initiatives and to fill up vacant positions within current strengths.

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree; and (ii) a good scholarly record demonstrating (potential for) teaching and research excellence. Applicants of all levels are encouraged to apply. Applicants in the following areas are particularly welcome:

Computer Science:
• Artificial intelligence and machine learning
• Bioinformatics
• Computer system security or cybersecurity
• Data analytics or data science
• Image processing, computer graphics, AR/VR

Computer Engineering:
• Cyber-physical systems and Internet of things
• Energy-efficient acceleration for Recognition, Mining and Synthesis (RMS) applications
• Hardware and embedded security
• Smart hardware for human-machine interaction

Appointees will be expected to (a) teach both undergraduate and postgraduate courses; (b) supervise postgraduate students; (c) develop a significant independent research programme with external funding, and (d) perform service duties for the Department/ Faculty/ University.

Appointments 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. Substantive appointment may be considered for outstanding candidates with proven records. The rank and start date will be negotiated with the successful candidates.

Further information about the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, please visit

Applications will be accepted until the posts are filled.

Application Procedure
Applicants please upload full CV, copies of academic credentials, publication list with abstracts of selected published papers, details of courses taught and evaluation results (if available), a research plan, a teaching statement, together with names, addresses and e-mail addresses of at least three referees to whom the applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit