THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
07 Jul 2021
End of advertisement period
30 Jul 2021
Ref
504574
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

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 Engineering (14000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering (Ref.:504574), to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

The Innovation Academy of the Faculty of Engineering is established for nurturing future innovators to generate impactful ideas and products. The Academy serves as a magnet to attract new talents to work together on innovative projects through a series of programmes and activities designed to capture three goals: Inspire, Equip and Showcase.

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or above in Engineering or STEM fields or equivalent, preferably a Ph.D. degree, with at least two years of teaching experience in subject(s) related to Engineering or STEM at the University level. Solid experience in developing out-of-classroom learning activities for students and managing makerspace is preferred.

The appointee will contribute to out-of-classroom teaching and learning initiatives at Innovation Academy and Tam Wing Fan Innovation Wing of the Faculty of Engineering. Duties include event/programme design and delivery, student advisory, coordination of hands-on and experiential learning activities, and development of academic and industrial partnerships. The appointee will also assist in overseeing the daily operation of the Innovation Academy and Tam Wing Fan Innovation Wing. Those with higher qualification and more experience may be considered for appointment as Lecturer.

Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 503896) need not re-apply.

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 for Lecturer, or up to 10% of basic salary for Assistant Lecturer.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from July 9, 2021  and continue until July 30, 2021 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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