School of Hotel and Tourism Management Assistant Professor / Research Assistant Professor

The School of Hotel and Tourism Management under the CUHK Business School is now inviting applications for the position of Assistant Professor or Research Assistant Professor in real estate. Applications from qualified scholars with a focus on either real estate finance and/or urban economics will be considered. Individuals with expertise/knowledge in Prop Tech and analytics are especially encouraged to apply.

Applicants should be promising or established scholars with a PhD degree (or one that is close to completion) in real estate or a related field. The appointee will mainly conduct high quality research and publish in top-tier mainstream finance and economics journals, and top-tier real estate and urban economics journals. In addition, they may undertake duties to teach basic and advanced level real estate and/or real estate related finance courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and to render services to the School of Hotel and Tourism Management to advance its real estate communities.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing August 2022, which, subject to demonstration of the requisite level of performance and mutual agreement, may lead to a longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

About CUHK Business School
The CUHK Business School is a world-leading business school and a pioneer in business education in Hong Kong. Since its establishment in Hong Kong in 1963, the CUHK Business School has gained world recognition of nurturing business leaders with immense contributions in Asia Pacific.

The Business School has been offering a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (MBA, MSc, EMBA, MPhil, PhD) with over 4,600 students, as well as executive education. It has one of the most extensive alumni network in the region, with over 40,000 alumni around the world. It comprises two Schools and four Departments:

• Schools
· Accountancy
· Hotel & Tourism Management
• Departments
· Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics
· Finance
· Management
· Marketing

About the School of Hotel and Tourism Management
The School of Hotel and Tourism Management is an integral part of the CUHK Business School. It was established in 1998. The vision of School is to become the most preferred school in Asia by offering top programmes for students pursuing managerial positions in hospitality, tourism, and real estate industries. Currently, the School offers BBA in Hospitality and Real Estate, MSc in Real Estate and MPhil-PhD in both hospitality and real estate streams. As far as research is concerned, it targets to produce high-quality, high-impact frontier research rooted in mainstream disciplines and benefiting the hospitality, tourism, and real estate industries. The School is in the process of developing a strategic plan to further strengthen its research performance in the real estate area and sustain good quality of its academic programmes.

Further information about the School of Hotel and Tourism Management is available at

Application Procedure
Applicants should complete the on-line application form via the CUHK e-Recruitment platform, and upload a full resume, a job market paper, and other publications or working papers. Applicants should also provide names and email addresses of at least three referees for providing reference.

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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