The Chinese University of Hong Kong is offering positions for Professor(s)/ Associate Professor(s)/ Assistant Professor(s) at the Department of Sports Science and Physical Education.

This position requires a commitment to scholarly productivity, teaching excellence, and professional service. The successful candidate will be positioned to bridge many of the research sub-disciplines in the Department. Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in sports/ exercise science, kinesiology, public health or a closely related discipline; (ii) evidence of a strong record of publications in high-quality international journals; (iii) competence and experience in course teaching and research student supervision; and (iv) experience in program administration and/ or development.

The appointee(s) will (a) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses; (b) supervise graduate students; (c) publish in top-tier sports-related journals; and (d) be involved in the development and delivery of teaching programs.

Appointment will normally be made on a contract basis for up to three years initially, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation. For candidates with outstanding research/ scholarship credentials and very good teaching/ service records, substantiation may be considered at the initial appointment. Salary will be highly competitive, and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Further information about the Department is available at

Applicants should submit an online application and attach (1) a curriculum vitae with a publication list; (2) a research plan; (3) a statement of teaching philosophy/ experience; and (4) the names and contact information of three referees.

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