HKBU is building a better world

HKBU is building a better world

HKBU is building a better world

Professor Clayton MacKenzie from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) will be giving a presentation at JCU with the aim of generating interest from Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Candidates to consider joining HKBU as Assistant Professors.

Please join us at this presentation to learn more about HKBU.

HKBU is recruiting 100 new faculty members from across the world, and is seeking talented scholars and researchers regardless of race, nationality, creed, and religion to teach, conduct research, and advance humanity at their caring university in Hong Kong — Asia’s World City.

HKBU embarks on this journey a refreshed vision: to be a leading liberal arts university in Asia for the world delivering academic excellence in a caring, creative and global culture.

At the heart of the vision lies a commitment to enhancing world-class interdisciplinary research that would influence public thinking and policy making. To maintain its relevance to society and ensure continuance of its contributions to the creation and transfer of knowledge for the benefit of all, HKBU is purposefully investing resources to implement a comprehensive plan of action, including the Talent100 initiative.

About Professor Clayton MacKenzie

Professor MacKenzie holds master’s degrees in Curriculum Studies (Glasgow) and Business Law (UCL), and a doctorate in Shakespeare (Glasgow). He has led major academic units in London, Hong Kong, and Adelaide, and returned as Provost to HKBU in 2017.

A novelist and playwright, Professor MacKenzie’s research focuses on performance, iconography, and early modernism, while his publications span areas from literature, language, cultural studies and creative writing to law, international relations, music education, performing arts, pedagogy and higher education policy. He has produced 79 refereed publications, including two novels, three monographs and a play performed at the Royal Court Theatre, London.

Registration not required for this presentation.

CampusDateTimeRoom
TownsvilleMonday 20 August 20183:00pm to 4:00pm142-111
CairnsMonday 20 August 20183:00pm to 4:00pmA3-001