Practicum Coordinator, School of Public Health

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Monday, 18 January 2021
End of advertisement period
Friday, 30 April 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Public Health (22400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Practicum Coordinator (at the rank of Tutor) (several posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 503050) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree, preferably a Ph.D. degree, in public health or a related discipline. They should have solid experience in programme coordination and project management, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. Experience in managing community-level public health advocacy programmes, and/or undergraduate/postgraduate teaching will be highly desirable.

The appointees will assist in the practicum coordination for our flagship Master of Public Health (MPH) programme. They will identify practicum placement sites, coordinate placements, liaise with teachers and industry partners, monitor students’ progress, and provide academic assistance to students and academic supervisors. They will also provide support to other teaching and learning activities of the School as assigned. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 500563) need not re-apply.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until April 30, 2021, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.