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Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Art History)
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Date Posted Nov. 15, 2018
Title Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Art History)
University The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Department Department of Fine Arts
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Art History
    Fine Arts - General

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Fine Arts
Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Art History)
(Ref. 180002DM)

The Department offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in studio art and art history. Its curriculum adopts an inclusive approach to Chinese art and culture – traditional, modern, international and contemporary, with particular emphasis on the connection between contemporary Chinese and Western art.

Applicants should have (i) a relevant doctoral degree; (ii) related teaching experience at university level; (iii) a good track record of research or strong research capacity and potential; (iv) ability to teach a wide range of subjects and elective courses in Chinese art history, particularly Chinese painting and calligraphy; and (v) ability to teach effectively in both English and Chinese. The ability to teach contemporary Chinese art will be considered as an advantage.

Duties include (a) teaching; (b) conducting research and securing research grants; and © assisting in administration, course co-ordination and project development work as assigned.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing January 2020, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.
Applications will be considered immediately and will continue until the post is filled.

For further information about the Department of Fine Arts, please visit:

Application Procedure
Applicants please upload the full resume with a cover letter, copies of academic credentials, publication list with abstracts of selected published papers, a research plan, a teaching statement, together with names and e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the applicant’s consent has been given for their providing reference (unless otherwise specified).

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

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