THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow in Enhancement of Teaching and Learning

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
27 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2018
Ref
201801569
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CETL), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in the relevant disciplines with experience in qualitative and/or quantitative research methods including text coding, survey design, data interpretation and analyses etc. He/She should possess strong research, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; the ability to work independently and responsibly, both as a leader and as part of a team; and an excellent command of written English. Interest in higher education and educational pedagogy is a distinct advantage. A creative and excellent team leader who will contribute to a fun and highly interactive work environment is highly preferred.

The appointee will be responsible for the implementation and coordination of several projects relating to generic skills development, assessment and feedback, and direct evidence of student learning. He/She will assist in proofreading, report and journal writing, literature review, survey administration, and interviewing.

Information about the Centre can be obtained at http://www.cetl.hku.hk. Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Cecilia Chan at Cecilia.Chan@cetl.hku.hk.

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

Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201801146) need not re-apply.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. Cecilia Chan at Cecilia.Chan@cetl.hku.hk, quoting the job reference number and post title in the e-mail subject. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until October 31, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.