Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Professional Legal Education (18200)
Categories: Teaching Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Senior Lecturer/Lecturer for the PCLL programme in the Faculty of Law (Ref.: 523620), to commence on February 1, 2024 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to performance.
The Faculty of Law is the longest established law school in Hong Kong. It plays a leading role in legal education in Hong Kong and Asia, through its various undergraduate, research postgraduate, and taught postgraduate programmes including the PCLL, covering a wide range of legal subject areas. It is the largest and oldest law teaching institution in Hong Kong, currently consisting of over 80 teaching members and over 2,400 undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Applicants should possess a degree in Law or equivalent professional qualification, experience in legal practice for at least 5 years, preferably in Hong Kong. They are expected to be capable of teaching the various subjects forming part of the PCLL programme as required with reference to the needs of the Faculty. Further information about the Faculty and the PCLL programme can be obtained at http://www.law.hku.hk/.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totaling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will be provided as applicable for Senior Lecturer.
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a cover letter explaining how the applicant meets the above requirements, and the names of two referees who have had recent experience of the applicant’s work. Closes December 15, 2023.