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 in the College of Business of City University of Hong Kong invites applications for multiple tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor beginning in July 2021. Candidates must have received a doctorate in Information Systems or a related area at the time of appointment.

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, a strong indication of the ability to publish in top tier journals is critical.

Successful candidates should have the ability to teach IS courses at both postgraduate (MBA/MSc) and undergraduate (BBA) levels. Candidates with teaching experience in IS planning and strategy, and Fintech-related courses are at a distinct advantage. Experience in academic administrative work is a plus. Successful candidates should demonstrate the capacity to motivate students to appreciate the value of innovative information management on businesses in the Internet era.

Department of Information Systems

The Department is committed to nurturing smart people for smart business. We offer two undergraduate BBA programs, three Master programs, and one Ph.D. program to students from multiple nations. With about 30 research and teaching staff, the Department is one of the largest IS departments in the world. Our research productivity has been ranked highly, e.g., No. 3 in the UT Dallas List’s top 3 IS journals (2015-2019) and No. 1 in the AIS Senior Scholars’ Basket of 8 journals (2016-2019).


Applicants should submit a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to Review of applications will be on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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