About the University

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities and Social Science, and Translation and Foreign Languages) and over 6,000 full-time students.  Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK is a residential institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities.   Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features a primary focus on undergraduate education, top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, unique residential college system combining living and learning, interactive small class teaching, very close student-teacher relationship, RGC-funded impactful research, and excellent student development/support services. Listed among the top 200 worldwide on “Quality Education” and “Decent Work and Economic Growth” in Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2021, the University aims to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites application for the following position:

 

Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Insurance - Associate Professor / Assistant Professor
(Ref: AssoP/AsstP (MSI) 2022-06-10)

Responsibilities
  • teach statistics-related modules including but not limited to “Predictive Analytics”, “Computing for Statistical Analysis”, “Machine Learning”, “Data Mining”, and “Statistical Inference”;
  • liaise with the industry and organize professional talks/events on the latest development, applications, and job prospects on predictive analysis and machine learning to undergraduate students;
  • publish in the leading peer-reviewed journals in Actuarial Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or related areas; and
  • engage in research, scholarly and administration activities.

 

 

Applicants Should
  • possess a PhD degree in Actuarial Science, Statistics or related disciplines, with high proficiency in R, Python, or other prevailing programming languages in predictive analytics, machine learning and data mining;
  • have an excellent research record and published in the leading peer-reviewed journals in Actuarial Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or related areas; and
  • have substantial teaching experience at the tertiary level, preferably in predictive analytics, machine learning, data mining, statistical inference, or other related modules.   

 

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The appointee is expected to assume duty in August 2022.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Interested applicant should visit this link https://recruit.hsu.edu.hk/ to apply for the position.  Review of applications will begin soon until the position is filled.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise.

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 



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