Applications are invited for appointment as tenure-track Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (Sport Psychology) in the Institute of Human Performance, to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal. An appointee with demonstrated excellence and contributions will be considered for tenure towards the end of the second three-year contract.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree with specialization in the field of sport psychology, and ideally with an ability to contribute significantly to disciplines related to skill learning & expert performance (e.g. motor control and/or biomechanics). They should be able to demonstrate a strong research profile, and teach and supervise in the field of specialization.
Appointment as Associate Professor will be considered for outstanding candidates. Information about the Institute can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/ihp. Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Duncan Macfarlane, Director of the Institute of Human Performance (e-mail: email@example.com).
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application forms (341/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Shortlisted candidates may be invited to attend an interview. Closes January 1, 2015.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.