Teaching Assistant/Tutor in the Centre for Genomic Sciences

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
05 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Feb 2019
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: Centre for Genomic Sciences (22200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff, Executive / Technical / Support

Full-time/Half-time Teaching Assistant/Tutor in the Centre for Genomic Sciences (Ref.: 494010) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should have a postgraduate degree in Anthropology, Biology, Economics, Genetics, Neuroscience, Psychology, Sociology, or a related discipline. Those with a good track record or experience in teaching are preferred. The appointee is expected to conduct small-group tutorials for students of the Common Core Courses “Genetics and Human Nature (” and “Evolution of Civilization (”, to engage in the preparation of course material and the assessment of students, and to deal with administrative matters regarding the courses. The Centre will consider making a full-time appointment for handling both courses, or a half-time appointment for one of the courses. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to

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 and a statement of teaching philosophy and teaching experience. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until February 28, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.