Assistant Professor of Teaching, Department of Computing and Decision Sciences job at LINGNAN UNIVERSITY

University of Lingnan, a distinguished liberal arts institution in Hong Kong’s Special Administrative Region, is committed to providing quality personalized education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives for excellence in teaching, learning, science and community engagement. With three academic faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programs in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterized by a broad interdisciplinary curriculum with specialized disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a lively residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community involvement and diverse work experience. The School of Graduate Studies also offers postgraduate programs up to doctoral level in various disciplines and provides vocational education for the wider society.

Applications are now invited for the following position:

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The Department of Informatics and Decision Sciences ( is one of the five departments of the Faculty of Business that contribute to the Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) bachelor’s degree programme. The department houses the LEO Dr. David P. Chan Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Data Science program and conducts a Master of Science program in Artificial Intelligence and Business Analytics as well as a Master of Science program in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management. The department is inviting applications for apprenticeship positions in (i) Operations Management, (ii) Business Analytics, (iii) Information Systems and (iv) Data Science.

The main responsibilities of the position are: i) to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate level courses in operations management, business analytics, information systems and data science; ii) play a role in curricula development and educational reform; and iii) undertake some administrative duties, including the promotion and operations of the LEO Dr. David P. Chan Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Data Science program and the Master of Science program in Artificial Intelligence and Business Analytics.

General requirements

Lingnan University is fully committed to the pursuit of excellence in both teaching and research. Applicants must have a relevant PhD degree or equivalent professional qualifications/experience, with proven excellence in teaching, curriculum development, pedagogical innovation, program coordination, promotion and management, student counseling and mentoring, and demonstrated leadership in some student learning initiatives. The appointee is expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and services to the department, the university community, and to be actively involved in quality research and publication.


The terms of employment will be competitive. Remuneration will be in line with qualifications and experience. Perks include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provision fund, gratuity and inbound passage, and baggage allowance for the eligible appointee. Appointment is normally on a contract basis for a maximum of two years.

Application procedure (online application only)

Please click “Apply nowto submit your application. Applicants must provide the names and contact details of at least three referees to whom the applicants have consented to provide references. The personal data collected will only be used for recruitment purposes

We are an equal opportunities employer† The assessment of applications will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The university reserves the right not to make an appointment for the advertised post, or to fill the post by invitation or by searching. We are sorry that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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