THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer, School of Biomedical Sciences

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
07 Oct 2021
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2021
Ref
508376
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: School of Biomedical Sciences (22600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer / Assistant Lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 508376), to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. or an M.D. degree and be highly motivated in teaching and learning, with at least 3 years of demonstrated experience and excellence in the teaching of physiology, anatomy and related disciplines for medical, nursing, pharmacy, and biomedical sciences undergraduate programmes. Preference will be given to those with experience in coupling the teaching of physiology and anatomy, particularly integrating innovative VR/AR approaches with gross anatomy.  Applicants should also have strong communication and organizational skills, the ability to work independently and as a team; and be able to multi-task.  Those with less experience may be considered for appointment as Assistant Lecturer.

The appointee will be responsible for teaching, conducting tutorials and demonstrations, supporting curriculum design, and developing teaching materials, etc.  He/She will work closely with a team of colleagues dedicated to the development and delivery of innovative pedagogical approaches to improve student learning across several undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.  For further information about the post, please contact Professor Julian Tanner at jatanner@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.   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. together with a teaching statement.  Review of applications will start from October 20, 2021 and continue until November 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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