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Research Assistant Professor for the State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City (University of Macau)


(Reference No.: IOTSC/RAP/09/2021)

Research Staff

State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City (University of Macau) – SKL-IOTSC
The State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City (University of Macau) is expected to promote smart city development in prospective of IoT, Big Data Technology and Engineering in Macao and inject a fresh impetus to the development of the Greater Bay Area by enhancing research and training in the field and providing technical support plans for improving economic performance, people’s quality of life, and social management. More details about the State Key Laboratory are available from

SKL-IOTSC invites applications for the position of Research Assistant Professor in the following disciplines:
• Intelligent Sensing and Network Communication;
• Urban Big Data and Intelligent Technology;
• Smart Energy;
• Intelligent Transportation;
• Urban Public Safety and Disaster Prevention.

The first appointment shall be, at maximum, for a period of 2 years. The appointment is renewable upon mutual consent and subject to satisfactory performance, the duration of a renewed contract shall be in accordance with relevant stipulations.

1. A PhD degree in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electromechanical Engineering or related disciplines;
2. A distinguished record of recognized research and scholarship;
3. Demonstrable competence in communication; and
4. English is the working language, while knowledge in Chinese/Portuguese will be an advantage.

The selected candidate is expected to assume duty as soon as possible.


A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP546,000 (approximately USD67,400) 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. Basic medical benefits are available at a low cost.

Application Procedure

Applicants should visit for more details, and apply ONLINE, fill in the ONLINE application form and upload the following documents: 1) Detailed Curriculum Vitae; 2) Identity Document; 3)Academic certificate; 4) Performance summary form (download here); 5) Research proposal (download here); 6) Five representative academic publications. 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 8577;  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.

***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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