Faculty Positions in Art Tech

  • Professional
  • Hong Kong
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Expires on: May 31, 2023

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Art Tech

HKUST Strategic Hiring 2023
Faculty Positions in Art Tech

Established in 1991, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a globally recognized university and contributes both locally and internationally to talent development, new knowledge generation and societal interests. In relentless pursuit of excellence, it leads the advance of research and education in science, technology, business, humanities and social science. Celebrating its 30th birthday, the University will conduct a strategic hiring campaign aimed at advancing the University’s academic strengths in selected cross-disciplinary areas that are strategically important to the future development of HKUST and the society, and to nurture “A University of TALENTS” – an important objective in HKUST Strategic Plan 2021-2028 (https://strategicplan.hkust.edu.hk/).

In the Art Tech area, we seek renowned scholars and academics with expertise in art creation and visual communication with cutting-edge technologies. Candidates working on broad topics on Generative AI for Art or specifically on topics like AR/VR Art with Metaverse, Robotics Art, Data Art, Computer Graphics and 3D animation, AI-generated performance/visual arts, and other forms of computational arts are welcome to apply.

Applications are invited for Professor or Associate Professor position. Joint appointments in more than one academic department in the University are encouraged. Successful candidates should have a PhD degree in related fields and a solid research track record. Successful candidates should also demonstrate strong potential as excellent teachers and advisors. Good ability in communicating research problems well beyond one’s own research area, especially with organizations and industry partners, is considered a plus.

Salary is highly competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include medical/dental benefits, annual leave, and housing benefits where applicable. Please submit the application via the HKUST/HKUST(GZ) Recruitment System (https://facrecruit.hkust.edu.hk/). At the section of “Application Information”, please select your choice(s) of areas from the “Strategic Hiring” under the “HKUST Hong Kong Campus”.