THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Tutor in Kinesiology in the School of Public Health

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
06 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2018
Ref
201801610
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Department : School of Public Health

Closing Date : November 30, 2018

Tutor in Kinesiology in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201801610) (to commence as soon as possible on a two-year fixed-term basis, with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in exercise science or a related discipline, preferably with teaching experience in tertiary institutions. They should demonstrate a strong commitment to and evidence of excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and/or postgraduate level.  The appointee will carry out teaching duties in a wide spectrum of courses including foundations of exercise science, exercise physiology, exercise prescription, sports nutrition, health benefits of exercise, sports psychology, and motor control; and contribute to curriculum development, enhancement and quality assurance. He/She will be a key player in our undergraduate teaching and learning team, contributing to the research and scholarship in medical education, and the development of academic partnerships. Information about the School can be obtained at https://sph.hku.hk/.

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

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to sphhr@hku.hk. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applicants will commence as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

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