Assistant Professor – School of Education

Macau (MO)
07 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor – School of Education

Ref. No: #19201-SOE02

The City University of Macau is now inviting applications for the following position:

-    Assistant Professor 

City University of Macau is a private but not-for-profit institution. As a comprehensive university in Macau, the University offers an array of Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degree programs as well as professional courses. It is dedicated to academic excellence and strives to provide students with a rich learning experience that will open their door to the international scene through its continuous expansion of global partnerships. The University upholds its mission to nurture outstanding talents and deliver applicable programs that will serve the evolving needs of Macau and the wider region.

The School of Education (SOE) in City University of Macau offers both Master and PhD programs in Education with three specializations: Educational Administration, Adult Education and Educational Information Technology. Currently, there are over 200 postgraduate students in the School. The School is looking for an energetic, passionate, experienced education scholar to join the academic team to develop high quality educational professionals to serve Macau SAR and the region beyond.

Job Description
Candidates are expected to contribute significantly to the School development, including teaching, research, community service and other assigned work. Successful candidates will be responsible in the duties including: (i) teaching courses in our dynamic graduate programs; (ii) supervision and coordination of students’ theses and dissertations; and (iii) engaging actively in research and academic activities.


  • Candidates should possess a PhD degree in Education or relevant fields.
  • Professional expertise in one or more of the following areas: Teacher Education, Educational Technology, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Administration, and relevant fields.
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience of teaching courses in Education or related fields in higher education institutions at Master and PhD levels.
  • Proven records of successfully developing research projects.
  • Evidence of strong publication potentials in the expertise areas.
  • Priority considerations will be given to those already having a strong publication record or teaching excellence.
  • Evidence of good university-level teaching performance.
  • Excellent command of Mandarin and good English conversation and reading skills.
  • Excellent commitment to the teamwork of the School and University.

The remuneration and appointment rank offered will be competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualifications, current position and professional experience. The compensation/benefits are competitive. The current local maximum income tax rate in Macao is 12% but will be effective around 5% - 7% after various discretionary exemptions. In addition, University provides both medical benefits and accumulation funds for full-time staffs with different appointment ranks.

Application/Nomination Procedures 
Applicants should visit for more details, and may apply ONLINE or send the application either by mail to the Human Resources Office, 2/F Administrative Building, Avenida Padre Tomas Pereira Taipa, Macau or by email to on or before January 18, 2019. 

Review of applications and nominations will commence immediately. Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they were not invited for an interview within 3 months of submission. The successful candidate is expected to assume the position in Aug 2019. 

**Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only.**