[FAM-news] Academic Positions in Mathematical Finance/Financial Engineering available at Chinese Univ of Hong Kong

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Mon Dec 5 13:08:34 CET 2005


-------- Original Message --------
From: Walter Schachermayer <wschach at fam.tuwien.ac.at>
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Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2005 17:26:47 +0800 (HKT)
From: Zhou Xun-Yu <xyzhou at se.cuhk.edu.hk>
Subject: Academic Positions in Mathematical Finance/Financial 
Engineering available at Chinese Univ of Hong Kong


Dear Colleagues,


The Dept of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management (SEEM) at
The Chinese University of Hong Kong has several positions open (mainly
at the junior level; but consideration will be given for exceptionally
outstanding senior persons as well) in the field of Mathematical
Finance/Financial Engineering, as well as in a few other areas.
A job advertisement is attached. Please forward it to your
colleagues/students/friends who might be interested in the positions.

Salaries and other benefits of these positions are one of the most
competitive in the world. On the other hand, the dept has very strong 
groups in Mathematical Finance/Financial Engineering, and related fields 
such as Stochastic Control, Supply Chain/Logistics, and Operations Research.
The profiles of the faculty members of the dept include multiple 
positions on the editorial board of the premier journals in the related 
fields,such as Mathematical Finance, Operations Research, Management 
Science,SIAM Journal on Optimization, and IEEE Transactions on Automatic 
Control,and winners of prestigious awards, such as the 1999 Franz 
Edelman Award and the 2003 SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize. There are two 
IEEE fellows and one INFORMS fellow in the dept.

Best regards,
Xun Yu Zhou


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Ad. content for teaching posts:

The Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management (SE&EM) 
at the Chinese University of Hong Kong invites applications for the 
following positions:

1.	Assistant Professor / Associate Professor in the fields of (1) 
Financial Engineering, (2) Logistics and Supply Chain Management, (3) 
Optimization and Operations Research or related areas. The positions are 
on fix-term contracts up to 3 years from January / September 2006, with 
prospect for contract renewal or reappointment on a longer term basis, 
subject to budget and mutual agreement.

2.	Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor on a visiting 
basis, from January / September 2006, renewable subject to budget and 
mutual agreement, in the fields of (1) Financial Engineering, (2) 
Information Systems (3) Logistics and Supply Chain Management, (4) 
Optimization and Operations Research or related areas.

Candidates for all the positions above should have earned doctorate 
degrees and have outstanding academic records and firm commitment to 
both excellent teaching and research.  Salaries for the respective 
levels of appointment will be highly competitive.  Starting salary and 
level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and 
experience.  Eligible appointees may also be entitled to other generous 
benefits such as housing allowance, annual leave, medical care, incoming 
passage allowance and contract-end gratuity.  Applications including the 
curriculum vitae and names of at least three referees (with email and 
postal address, telephone and fax numbers) should be sent to:


Chairman
Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management
Room 609, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building
  The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, N.T.
Hong Kong.

Tel: +852 2609 8313
Fax: +852 2603 5505
Email: recruit at se.cuhk.edu.hk



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