Applications are now invited from academics/industrial practitioners who are actively involved in aviation engineering to fill the vacancies for academic staff.
The appointees for the post will be required to:
(a) teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels;
(b) conduct research that leads to publications in top-tier refereed journals and awards of research grants;
(c) undertake research, programme/curriculum development and administration;
(d) supervise student projects and theses;
(e) engage in industrial and scholarly research/consultancy activities;
(f) undertake academic and departmental administrative duties; and
(g) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Division or his delegates.
Applicants should have:
(a) a PhD in the area of aerodynamics, aircraft design, aviation systems, airline/airport operations and management, aviation safety and security management, airworthiness and air traffic management, human factors in aviation, meteorology in aviation, aircraft services engineering or relevant disciplines;
(b) strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research;
(c) good publication records;
(d) good networking ability; and
(e) excellent communication skills and the ability to use English as the medium of instruction.
A full list of eligibility requirements can be found here: https://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/postspec/19112101.pdf