Clinical Professor (several posts)

first_imgHKUMed is now seeking exceptional candidates in the followingdisciplines to join its ranks:Anaesthesiology/ Clinical Oncology/ Community Medicine/ DiagnosticRadiology/ Emergency Medicine/ Family Medicine and Primary Care/Medicine/ Microbiology/ Obstetrics and Gynaecology/ Ophthalmology/Orthopaedics and Traumatology/ Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine/Pathology/ Psychiatry/ SurgeryApplications are invited for appointments as ClinicalProfessor (several posts) within the LKS Faculty ofMedicine (Ref.: 502972), to commence as soon as possible, on afour-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal andconsideration for tenure before the expiry of a second four-yearfixed-term contract. Exceptionally outstanding candidate may beconsidered for appointment on tenure terms.Applicants should possess a specialist qualification registrablewith the Hong Kong Medical Council in relevant disciplines, andpreferably other relevant higher academic qualification (e.g. MD,MS, PhD). They should have a distinguished and sustained record ofhigh-quality impactful research, as indicated by publications andcompetitive grants, with demonstrated clinical excellence. Theyshould also have achieved international recognition for scholarshipand professional expertise. In addition, applicants shoulddemonstrate a strong commitment to, and evidence of, excellence inteaching, curriculum development, capacity building, mentoringearly career researchers and supervision at both undergraduate andpostgraduate levels. Preference will be given to those withdemonstrated administrative leadership in universities orhealthcare settings.Appointees shall be mapped to the relevant departments and take upa key role in achieving the highest standard of quality in allaspects of its teaching, research and clinical programmes;fostering academic collaboration within and outside theFaculty/University; as well as pursuing new strategic directionsfor the further development of their respective departments. Theymay be assigned to discharge duties at hospital(s) and clinic(s)affiliated with HKU Health System. Applicants who have responded tothe previous advertisement (Ref.: 500211) need not re-apply.Information about respective Departments and Schools can beobtained at highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications andexperience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medicalbenefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% ofgross income. The appointments will attract a contract-end gratuityand University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme,totalling up to 15% of basic salary. A monthly cash allowance willbe offered to the successful candidate. Housing benefits will alsobe provided as applicable.The University only accepts online application for the above posts.Applicants should apply online and provide (a) an executive summarydescribing their most outstanding accomplishments andqualifications; (b) an up-to-date C.V. and a publication listhighlighting their best papers; and (c) a 1-page description oftheir future research and career plan.Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continueuntil July 3, 2021 , or until the posts are filled,whichever is earlier.Advertised: Jan 4, 2021 (HK Time)Applications close: Jul 3, 2021 (HK Time)last_img read more