THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Tenure-Track Clinical Assistant Professor in Restorative Dental Sciences, Prosthodontics (BB-DE6F4)

Found in: Neuvoo HK

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Work type: Full-time

Department: Faculty of Dentistry (08000)

Categories: Professoriate Staff



Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Clinical Assistant Professor in Restorative Dental Sciences (Prosthodontics) of the Faculty of Dentistry (Ref.: 503161), to commence as soon as possible on a four-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal upon mutual agreement and with consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second four-year fixed-term contract.



The Faculty of Dentistry is the only dental school in Hong Kong and is the only one in Greater China that uses English as the medium of instruction.  The high quality of the Faculty’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, clinical services and research excellence attained global recognition, as evidenced by the Faculty’s World Number Ranking among the top 1% by the QS World University Ranking by Subject in the past six years.  The Faculty’s strategic research themes include Clinical Artificial Intelligence, Craniofacial Regeneration, Microbiome Innovation, Oral Cancer, and Population Oral Health.  The Faculty also plays an important role in public and professional education through its knowledge exchange activities as well as in dental and oral health research, and promotions in international, regional and local communities.



The Faculty is seeking an academic clinician with a strong interest in contemporary clinical dentistry, teaching and learning, and a passion for research.  Applicants should have demonstrated a high level of expertise in the development of teaching and learning related to contemporary philosophies and advanced practice in Prosthodontics.  Those with a demonstrated research track record in Prosthodontics and clinical background and expertise related to care of the elderly would be advantageous.



Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Dentistry, and a Master of Dental Surgery degree or equivalent in Prosthodontics.  They should also have (i) ability in undergraduate and postgraduate clinical teaching and clinical practice; (ii) potential for and interest in research; (iii) ability and willingness to participate in Faculty affairs; and (iv) experience in knowledge exchange activities.



Information about the Faculty can be obtained at http://facdent.hku.hk/.  For general enquiries, please contact Professor T.F. Flemmig, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at flemmig@hku.hk.  For information about the post, please contact Professor M.F. Burrow at mfburr58@hku.hk.



A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.  The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.  Housing subsidy will also be provided as applicable.



The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V.



Closes February 27, 2021.

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