THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Senior Lecturer in Applied Linguistics

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
03 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
11 Jul 2022
Ref
515144
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Centre for Applied English Studies (05300)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Senior Lecturer in Applied Linguistics in the Centre for Applied English Studies (Ref.: 515144), to commence on January 1, 2023, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Applied Linguistics, TESOL or a closely related field and have a minimum of 10 years of relevant teaching experience at tertiary level. They should also have  experience in teaching Applied Linguistics/TESOL courses and supervising students at the postgraduate level.  The Centre is ideally seeking expertise in teaching and researching one or more of the following areas: phonology, language testing/assessment and sociolinguistics. Other areas of expertise that can complement the Centre’s strengths may also be considered.  Applicants with experience in developing course materials for online delivery and/or instructional design will be considered favorably. 

The appointee will primarily be required to teach the Centre’s M.A. programme, supervise M.A. students and make a contribution to academic leadership. He/she will also be expected to actively engage in, support and lead scholarly activities. Information about the Centre can be obtained at http://caes.hku.hk and the M.A. in Applied Linguistics programme at http://caes.hku.hk/maal

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.  Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload a cover letter and an up-to-date C.V.  

Closes July 11, 2022.

The University is committed to diversity and inclusivity. The Faculty of Arts expressly encourages qualified persons from all genders to apply.

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