Senior Lecturer in Journalism
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: Journalism and Media Studies Centre (31000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Senior Lecturer in the Journalism and Media Studies Centre (Ref.: 495479) (to commence on September 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis)
Applicants should possess a Master’s degree in journalism or a related field with at least eight years’ relevant professional experience as a journalist and/or editor covering politics, economics, military, social and cultural affairs in China. They should also have experience in teaching professional courses specifically involving coverage of China and on business journalism at tertiary level. The appointee will be responsible for teaching courses on business journalism in a global era, covering China, as well as designing curriculum and developing new courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., and state the contact information of three referees in the online application form.
Closes June 30, 2019.