THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
21 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2019
Ref
498932
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (21100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 498932) (to commence in January 2020 for one year, with the possibility of renewal) 

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree with experience in teaching common core curriculum. Relevant work experience in teaching or scientific research would be highly desirable.  Those with medical and/or genetics related background and a thorough knowledge of genomics are preferred, as the course content will be centred around the doctor/patient perspective. Applicants should have good organizational, problem-solving and communication skills, as well as the ability to work under pressure and multi-task.  The appointee will take up substantial teaching responsibilities at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with an emphasis on common core curriculum. He/She will independently lead the teaching of undergraduate students, conduct small-group tutorials, mark assignments, prepare teaching materials, supervise student work, develop new common core course(s), and undertake other tasks related to teaching and learning. Enquiries on the post should be sent to Ms. Teresa Wong (e-mail: tmywong@hku.hk).

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., a statement on teaching philosophy including a portfolio of syllabi and descriptions of their taught or co-taught courses, and two references from senior academics who are familiar with the applicant’s teaching approaches, skills and experience.

Closes November 1, 2019.

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