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Assistant Professor (Urban Design and Landscape Urbanism)

Post Date:

December 20, 2017


The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, China


School of Architecture
Assistant Professor (Urban Design and Landscape Urbanism)
(Ref. 170002KK) (Closing date: January 31, 2018)

The School of Architecture is committed to discovery and design as the primary modes of work and teaching, with focus on the study and advancement of architecture in all its scales and scope. It works as a community of students, teachers, visiting architects and designers, support staff and assistants, and other colleagues dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the advancement of architecture and education. It draws upon a rich source of cognate departments in the University, other professional communities in Hong Kong, and associated universities in the Chinese mainland and overseas. Further information about the School is available at

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in architecture with focus in urban design and landscape urbanism OR a professional Master's degree in architecture and not less than 4 years (with professional registration) or 6 years (without professional registration) of post-qualification practical experience; (ii) ability to demonstrate original and outstanding achievement in design by providing evidence of design or research projects; (iii) ability to teach design studios as well as lecture courses in architecture, urban design and urbanism; and (iv) strong commitment to excellence in both teaching and research. Preference will be given to those who have substantial teaching and/or professional experience.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for three years initially commencing August 2018, which, subject to funding and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Application Procedure

Please complete the online application form with a letter of interest, full resume, portfolio, and names/addresses including personal e-mail addresses of three referees from whom consent has been given to the applicant for providing references. For enquiries, please contact Mrs. Annabel Leung, Executive Assistant of the School of Architecture (e-mail: or Tel.: +852 3943 6552).

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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