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Faculty Recruitment◀◀

Faculty positons at all ranks

The Department of Mathematics of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks in all areas of mathematics, including statistics, applied mathematics and pure mathematics.

Applicants should have a PhD degree and strong experience in research and teaching. Applicants with exceptionally strong qualifications and experience in research and teaching may be considered for positions above the Assistant Professor rank.

HKUST is a world class research institution. It is ranked eleventh in Asia by QS World University ranking and No. 40 in the world. The Department of Mathematics has a strong reputation as a top research mathematics departments. Located in the beautiful Clear Water Bay area, HKUST campus has a magnificent ocean view and is widely known as one of the most beautiful campuses in the world. The city of Hong Kong ranks among the most dynamic cities in the world, offering hard to beat cuisine and convenience.

HKUST offers very competitive starting salary. Depending on rank and experience, starting salary is generally at or higher than the average starting salaries in Group I universities in the US. The university offers generous retirement and medical/dental benefits. Additionally, it offers sabbatical leave and campus housing where applicable.

The recruitment will be open year long, but applications received before November 30 will receive priority consideration. Application materials should be sent directly to

More information about the University is available on the University's homepage at

Posted on 23 August 2023