City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education. As a publicly funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement. The University has nine Colleges/Schools. As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business, creative media, data science, energy and environment, engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, science, veterinary medicine and life sciences.
The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences was established in March 2020 with the vision to be Asia’s preeminent body advancing veterinary clinical science in response to evolving societal needs. The mission of the Department has three distinct but interrelated components: to train highly-professional, practicing veterinary clinicians through didactic teaching, laboratories, and practical experiences based in state-of-the-art veterinary clinical facilities; to advance animal health through cutting-edge clinical research; and to contribute to the community through excellent service and outreach.
The appointees will provide clinical teaching in the context of their clinical diagnostic service. They will help students integrate and apply knowledge, skills and professional attitudes; provide service to the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory; and take up administrative work and other duties to facilitate the development of the Department and the College as a whole. Active involvement in research is expected.
Applicants must have a DVM or equivalent degree. Board certification (e.g. European, Australia/New Zealand or American College) in the relevant discipline is also required for appointment at Associate Professor level or above. For Assistant Professor appointment, credentials for Board certification should be completed or near completion. Candidates for the post of Professor should demonstrate leadership in development and delivery of the clinical curriculum, and should have a distinguished international record of advancement of the field through clinical scholarship, innovation or research and a sustained contribution to leadership in the discipline internationally.
Remuneration package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable). Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract.
Further information on the posts and the University is available at http://www.cityu.edu.hk, or from the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong (email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Departmental Administrator at email@example.com).
City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.
Worldwide recognition ranking 48th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2021); 1st in the World’s Most International Universities (THE survey 2020); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017).