THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Assistant Lecturer in Food Science/Nutrition

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
18 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Feb 2019
Ref
493820
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 Biological Sciences (26000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Assistant Lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences (Ref.: 493820) (to commence on March 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Doctoral Degree in Food Science and/or Nutrition, with at least 1-3 years’ teaching experience.  Solid knowledge of basic food chemistry, human physiology and nutritional science is essential.  Experience in teaching and course coordination in tertiary settings is highly desirable.  The appointee will teach food and nutritional sciences undergraduate courses, assist in the coordination and supervision of related laboratory courses, and undertake departmental administrative duties including the coordination of capstone courses.

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

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Applicants will also be required to arrange 2 reference letters under confidential cover to be submitted to https://web.science.hku.hk/job/493820_ref.html directly by the referees. 

Closes February 15, 2019.