Associate Professor in Portuguese

Macau (MO)
23 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Associate Professor – Faculty of Humanities and Social Science
Ref. No: #21221-FHSS02

The City University of Macau is now inviting applications for the following position:

Associate Professor in Portuguese 

City University of Macau is a private but not-for-profit institution. As a comprehensive university in Macau, the University offers an array of Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degree programs as well as professional courses. It is dedicated to academic excellence and strives to provide students with a rich learning experience that will open their door to the international scene through its continuous expansion of global partnerships. The University upholds its mission to nurture outstanding talents and deliver applicable programs that will serve the evolving needs of Macau and the wider region.

Job Description
Candidates are expected to contribute significantly to the faculty program development, successful candidates will be responsible in duties includes: (i) teaching at undergraduate level; (ii) supervision and coordination of student’s professional practice or dissertations. 

Associate Professor in Portuguese, teaching courses as below:

  • Gramática da Língua Portuguesa
  • Prática de Redacção em Língua Portuguesa
  • Língua Portuguesa

Job Qualifications

  • A PhD degree in the area of English/Portuguese, Translation or  other  relevant fields; 
  • An outstanding record of internationally-recognized research is preferred; 
  • Years of teaching experience in higher education institution is preferred; 
  • Preference will be given to Macau residents.

The remuneration and appointment rank offered will be competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualifications, current position and professional experience. The compensation/benefits are completive. The current local maximum income tax rate in Macao is 12% but is effectively around 5% - 7% after various discretionary exemptions.

Application/Nomination Procedures
Applicants should visit for more details, and may apply via the link or send the application by mail to the Human Resources Office, 2/F Administrative Building, Avenida Padre Tomas Pereira Taipa, Macau on or before November 23, 2020.  

Review of applications and nominations will commence immediately. Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they were not invited for an interview within 3 months of submission. The successful candidate is expected to assume the position in January/August 2021.

**Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only.**