Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)

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The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong (HK)
Oct 08, 2020
Nov 07, 2020

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Finance
Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)

(Ref. 200001K6) (Closing date: November 24, 2020)

As announced in July 2020, the Department of Finance at CUHK Business School is conducting its recruitment in two rounds. The deadline for the first round has passed, and the department is now inviting applications for the second round for the post of Associate Professor / Assistant Professor. Applications from qualified scholars in all areas of finance will be considered. Individuals with expertise in corporate finance, investments and asset pricing are especially encouraged to apply.

Applicants should have a relevant doctoral degree (or one that is close to completion). They should also demonstrate a specialty in mainstream finance or in a related field mentioned above. The appointee(s) will be required to teach postgraduate and undergraduate finance courses and will be expected to publish in top-tier finance journals.

Appointment(s) will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing August 2021, which, subject to demonstration of the requisite level of performance may lead to a longer-term appointment or substantiation later.
About CUHK Business School

The CUHK Business School is a world-leading business school and a pioneer in business education in Hong Kong. Since its establishment in Hong Kong in 1963, the CUHK Business School has gained world recognition of nurturing business leaders with immense contributions in Asia Pacific.

The Business School has been offering a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (MBA, MSc, EMBA, MPhil, PhD) with over 4,800 students, as well as executive education. It has one of the most extensive alumni networks in the region, with over 40,000 alumni around the world. It comprises two Schools and four Departments:

•    Schools
-    Accountancy
-    Hotel & Tourism Management

•    Departments
-    Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics
-    Finance
-    Management
-    Marketing

About the Department of Finance

The Department of Finance has developed a strong reputation in teaching and research, and is widely recognized as one of Asia’s leading finance research centers. It is placed under the Business School, which has also received international acclaim in terms of rankings. The Department of Finance is ranked no. 39 globally and no. 3 in Asia in the Arizona State University (ASU) World Finance Department Research Ranking, based on publications in the top four Finance journals in 2015-2019.

For more detailed information about the Department and the faculty research, please visit our websites at and respectively.

Application Procedure

Applicants should complete the on-line application form at and upload a full resume, a job-market paper, and other publications or working papers.  Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly by the referees to the Department of Finance by either e-mail ( or fax (852) 2603-6586.  The full application must be completed on or before November 24, 2020.

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


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