Postdoctoral Fellow, Centre for Film and Creative Industries

Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
07 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
06 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties and the School of Interdisciplinary Studies, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in the areas of Arts, Business and Social Sciences, and the broad curriculum covers an array of general education, interdisciplinary and science courses. The School of Graduate Studies offers research and taught postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines, and provides professional education for the wider society. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. Applications are now invited for the following post:

Centre for Film and Creative Industries

(Post Ref.: 23/79)

Centre for Film and Creative Industries (CFCI) is a research centre housed in the Department of Digital Arts and Creative Industries at Lingnan University. CFCI was restructured in 2020 to signal its commitment to enhancing research and teaching in the media industries and to advance the University’s strategic initiative in creative arts and media. The Centre now invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship to work with the Centre fellows to advance its research goals, including publishing scholarly works in venues of international standing, applying for RGC research grants, teaching postgraduate or undergraduate courses, and advising MA final projects.

General Requirements

Applicants should have a strong PhD in relevant fields and must be up to date in the literature of film and creative industries, with demonstrated strengths along institutional, historical or technological lines. Familiarity with regional mediascapes is essential. Knowledge of contemporary Hong Kong creative and film industries will be an advantage.


The conditions of appointment will be competitive. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund, gratuity and incoming passage and baggage allowance for the eligible appointee.

Appointment Procedure (online application only)

Please click "Apply Now" to submit your application. Applicants shall provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will start from April 2023 and will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.