Lecturer in the Master of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature
- THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
- Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
- 21 Mar 2023
- End of advertisement period
- 19 Apr 2023
- Academic Discipline
- Arts & Humanities, Languages, Literature & Linguistics
- Contract Type
- Fixed Term
- Full Time
Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Chinese (04100)
Categories: Teaching Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in the Master of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature (MACLL) programme in the School of Chinese (Ref.: 519769), to commence on September 1, 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chinese Language and Literature or related areas and 5 years’ post-qualification teaching experience at tertiary level. They should have a proven track record of excellence in teaching and demonstrate evidence of administrative experience in higher education settings. Experience in teaching classical/modern Chinese language at tertiary institutions would be a definite advantage. The appointee is expected to teach taught-postgraduate as well as undergraduate courses and to supervise dissertations. Information on the structure, the staff establishment and the course offerings of the School can be obtained at https://web.chinese.hku.hk.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, together with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme at 15% of basic salary. Other benefits include annual leave and professional leave, medical benefits, and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.
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 as soon as possible and continue until April 19, 2023, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
The University is committed to diversity and inclusivity. The Faculty of Arts expressly encourages qualified persons from all genders to apply.