City University of Hong Kong
Vacancy: Tenure-track Position for Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems


The Department of Information Systems at the College of Business of the City University of Hong Kong invites applications for one or more tenure-track position(s) at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor beginning in 2019/20 academic year starting in January 2020 or 2020/21 academic year starting in September 2020. Candidates must have received a doctorate in Information Systems or a related area.

Candidates must also have a strong commitment to high-quality research and excellent teaching in the Information Systems field. For appointments at the Associate Professor level, a substantial track record of research publications in top-tier journals is essential. For appointments at the Assistant Professor level, strong indication of the ability to publish in top tier journals is critical.

Successful candidates should have the ability to teach at both graduate (MBA/MSc) and undergraduate (BBA) levels. Candidates with teaching experiences in business analytics, IS planning and strategy, and Fintech-related/data science-related courses are at distinct advantage. Ability to teach other courses in Information Systems are also welcome. Experience in administrative work is a plus. Successful candidate should demonstrate the capacity to motivate students to appreciate the value of innovative information management on businesses in the Internet era.

CityU’s College of Business and Department of Information Systems

CityU’s College of Business was the first business school in the Asia-Pacific region to obtain triple accreditations by AACSB, the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and the Association of MBAs. With about 40 research and teaching staff, the Department of Information Systems is one of the largest among such departments in the world. Our research productivity has been ranked highly. The University is currently ranked No. 4 in the UT Dallas List’s of top 3 IS journals (2015-2018), No. 1 both in AIS Senior Scholars’ Basket of 8 journals (2015-2017) and KURBS Worldwide Business Research Ranking (2015-2018).


Applicants should submit a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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