Job Vacancies

Faculty Positions in Computer Engineering at all levels
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is vigorously hiring several tenure track faculty members at the Assistant, Associate and Professor level in Computer Engineering to pursue new strategic research initiatives, to fill up vacant positions within current strengths and to teach in the new curriculum. Successful candidates will be expected to develop a significant independent research programme with external funding, supervise graduate students, and teach both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.


The Department is looking for a leader and a couple of young and aspiring professors for added momentum to its Computer Engineering Programme, and in particular, talents in the following areas:


  • Emerging technologies for computing, including 3D integration, emerging memory, stochastic circuit, etc.
  • Hardware and embedded security
  • Energy-efficient computing at all level
  • Internet of things or wearable computing


Successful applicants should have a PhD degree and a good scholarly record demonstrating (potential for) teaching and research excellence. Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for two to three years initially, leading to longer-term appointment or substantiation (tenure) later subject to excellent performance and mutual agreement. Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University also offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical care, housing benefits and contract-end gratuity for eligible candidates. Details could be found at




Please send applications to Dean of Engineering at with full resume, copies of academic credentials, publication list with abstracts of selected published papers, details of courses taught and evaluation results (if any), a research plan and a teaching statement, together with names of three to five referees. Please mark clearly the department and area(s) the candidate is interested in.


Applications are accepted until the positions are filled.