Associate Professor (Clinical) in Family Medicine

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care
Associate Professor (Clinical) in Family Medicine

(Ref: 22000392)

The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care of The Chinese University of Hong Kong is a leading school of public health in the Asia-Pacific region. With an extensive network of international partners, the School is committed to excellence in education and research in public health and family medicine that impact on society and the profession. Further information about the School is available at

The School is looking for a high-calibre professional for the post of Associate Professor (Clinical) in Family Medicine.

Applicants should have (i) a medical qualification (approved for registration with The Medical Council of Hong Kong); (ii) a professional qualification in family medicine (e.g. FRACGP, FHKCFP, MRCGP or equivalent; attainment of FHKAM (Family Medicine) would be an advantage); (iii) experience in health service/ primary care/ family medicine research; (iv) an established track record in publishing in academic journals in primary care/family medicine; and (v) good leadership as well as being a team player. Applicants should also have a track record of teaching and student supervision, interdisciplinary research, publication and grant proposal writing.

The appointee will (a) undertake teaching and clinical duties and supervise postgraduate students; (b) conduct research in Hong Kong and mainland China; (c) apply for new grants; (d) develop and coordinate research projects and publish peer-reviewed papers; (e) liaise with collaborators within the region; and (f) undertake related administrative duties.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing as soon as possible, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit