THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer in Chinese Language and Literature

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Dec 18, 2018
End of advertisement period
Jan 22, 2019
Ref
492637
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
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 Chinese (04100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in the Master of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature (MACLL) programme in the School of Chinese (Ref.: 492637), to commence on September 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal. 

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chinese Language and Literature or related areas and 5 years’ post-qualification teaching experience at tertiary level.  They should have a proven track record of excellence in teaching and demonstrate evidence of administrative experience in higher education settings.  The ability to contribute significant breadth and depth to the MACLL curriculum would be a definite advantage.  The appointee is expected to teach M.A. as well as B.A. courses and to supervise dissertations.  Information on the structure, the staff establishment and the course offerings of the School can be obtained at http://hku.hk/chinese/index.html.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.  The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totaling up to 15% of basic salary. 

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. 

Closes February 22, 2019.

The University is committed to diversity and inclusivity.  To promote gender diversity and professional advancement of women as well as men, the Faculty of Arts expressly encourages qualified persons from both genders to apply.

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