THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer in Law

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
27 May 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2019
Ref
495763
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
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: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Business and Economics (07030)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Full-time/Part-time Lecturer under the Area of Accounting and Law in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref.: 495763) (to commence upon mutual agreement or as soon as possible for two years, on a temporary basis for part-time Lecturer and on a fixed-term basis for full-time Lecturer, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Ph.D./J.D. degree or a relevant higher degree and have good teaching skills.  Preference will be given to those with prior work experience in the legal field.  The appointee will be expected to concentrate on teaching Business Ethics, Business Law and Company Law at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  Information about the Faculty can be obtained at http://www.fbe.hku.hk.

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.  For the post of full-time Lecturer, the appointment on a fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totaling 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., three reference letters and relevant teaching evaluations.  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.