HKUST 25th Anniversary Clustered Hiring – Autonomous Systems and Robotics


Applications are invited for a number of substantiation-track faculty positions at all ranks of Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Autonomous Systems and Robotics.  Joint appointments in more than one academic department in the University are expected.  Successful candidates should have a PhD degree in related fields and preferably have demonstrated a solid research track record in the above areas.  Apart from having an exceptional research record, successful candidates should 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.

Appointments can start as early as on 1 September 2015.  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.  For appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, initial appointment will normally be on a three-year contract.  A gratuity will be payable upon completion of contract.