Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics

Apply for this job now
Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics


(Reference No.: FSS/DECO/VAP/01/2019)

Academic Staff

The Department of Economics of the Faculty of Social Sciences invites applications for a one-year appointment for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics. Specific field or expertise is open for this position.

The Department of Economics currently offers programmes leading to Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degrees. Faculty members actively engage in research with particular focuses on Microeconomic Theory, Public Economics, Financial Economics, the Chinese Economy and Economic Growth. Based on the quantity of publications in some respectable SSCI journals, the Department is highly ranked among universities in the Greater China Region. More information about the Department is available at the University website:

Applicants must hold a PhD degree in economics or an equivalent discipline, and/or equivalent professional experience, and a demonstrable record of excellence in teaching at university level. While applicants must be fluent in English, ability to speak Chinese may be considered an asset, though it is not a prerequisite for the appointment.
The selected candidate will assume duty in mid-August 2019.

Application Procedure
Applicants should visit for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence immediately 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 8578;  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**

Word document
Word document (zip)
PDF (view with Acrobat Reader)
Download the application form only when applying through this online system is not likely. When not applying through this website, besides completing the application form, please submit your CV, copy of academic certificates (diplomas), ID or passport copy and declaration of employment (for civil servant only) to the above postal address, e-mail address or fax no.
Click here to download the Acrobat Reader Click here to download the Acrobat Reader