Job ref no.: O/THEi-FST/PROFESSORIAL(BIM)/03/19 (CT3119783-01#0183)
Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Building Information Modelling) (Fractional)

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Department / Section : Faculty of Science and Technology

The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input. All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and most are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies. In 2018/19 AY, twelve programmes are included in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP), which provides subsidies to students varying from $41,000 to $71,700 per year. For more information about our Institute, please visit

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Dean and support the Dean in developing and implementing strategies and plans for the Faculty, providing strong academic leadership in Building Information Modelling (BIM) development, taking part in teaching and supervising students’ work, maintaining close contacts with industry, commerce, professional bodies and other educational institutions, and leading and participating in scholarly activities, including but not limited to research, consultancy, networking and collaboration with industry.

Applicants should have a Master’s degree, preferably a doctoral degree, in Civil Engineering or related discipline with extensive experience and leadership in civil and building engineering work, construction project management, and BIM application. He/She should possess high professional standing with demonstrated achievements in professional practice, and/or research and scholarly activities, and rich experience in BIM modelling and formulating BIM training for engineers, project management, and good networking with industry and professional bodies. Professional qualifications and/or memberships in Engineering related professional bodies are preferable.

(1) Candidates may be appointed on short term or part-time employment.
(2) The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays.
(3) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to The Registry, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, 14/F (South Block), 133 Shing Tai Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, or by e-mail to Please specify on the envelope, or in the subject of the e-mail, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post being applied for.

Candidates who would like to submit their applications through email are requested to take note of followings:
(1) Please cite “Application for the Post of Professorial(BIM) in the Faculty of Science and Technology (Ref. No.: O/THEi-FST/PROFESSORIAL(BIM)/03/19)" as the email subject;
(2) Completed application form (with file name as ‘VTC1-FST-PROFESSORIAL-applicant’s name’) and detailed curriculum vitae (CV) (with file name as ‘CV-FST-PROFESSORIAL-applicant’s name’) should be provided in PDF format with total file size below 10MB.

Closing date for application: 29 March 2019

The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post(s). Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.

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Job ref no. O/THEi-FST/PROFESSORIAL(BIM)/03/19 (CT3119783-01#0183)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Part-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Master's degree