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Chair/Distinguished/Full Professor in Law (Global Legal Studies)

Global Legal Studies

(Reference No.: FLL/GLS/CDF/06/2021)

Academic Staff

The Faculty of Law (FLL) invites applications for the position of Chair/Distinguished/Full Professor in law and artificial intelligence, comparative legal philosophy and Chinese law. The incumbent will contribute to legal research and teaching and demonstrate academic leadership by his/her reputation and contributions to the development of his/her fields. The incumbent will also commit to the future development of the Faculty of Law in line with the University of Macau’s aspirations to be an outstanding, internationally-recognised institution of higher learning.

Applicants for the post must hold a PhD degree in Law, have a proven scholarly record, and be fluent in both Chinese and English. They must have teaching experience in an international environment and display strong evidence of research experience in reputed institutions, which shall be substantiated by publications in reputed peer-reviewed journals of national and international standing.

The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in 2022.

A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP1,210,300 (approximately USD149,420) will be commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification and relevant professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions. Apart from competitive remuneration, UM offers a wide range of benefits, such as medical insurance, provident fund, on campus accommodation/housing allowance and other subsidies. Further details on our package are available at:

Application Procedure
Applicants should visit for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence upon receiving applications and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they are not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.

Human Resources Section, Office of Administration
University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Website:; Email:
Tel: +853 8822 8509;  Fax: +853 8822 2412

The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.

***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only***
** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**

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