Principal Lecturer, Department of Psychology

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Mar 05, 2021
End of advertisement period
May 01, 2021
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term

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: Fractional / Part-time, Full-time
Department: Department of Psychology (30200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Full-time/Fractional Principal Lecturer (holding the title of Co-Project Investigator) in the Department of Psychology (Ref.: 503165), to commence on April 1, 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a fixed-term basis, for two years and nine months.

Applicants should possess a PhD degree or a professional doctorate degree in School/Educational Psychology (professional practice) or a related discipline with previous working experience in project management or team leading experiences, and an excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese. The appointee will oversee the coordination work with the assigned schools to ensure smooth planning and effective delivery of a project supporting children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in schools, including monitoring the implementation and progress of the programme. Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Kathy Shum, Department of Psychology (e-mail: Information about the Department can be obtained at  

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. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. and detailed transcripts. Review of applicants will commence as soon as possible and continue until March 1, 2021 (extended to May 1, 2021), or until the post is filled, whichever is the earlier.  

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