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Assistant Professor of Teaching, School of Graduate Studies

Employer
LINGNAN UNIVERSITY
Location
Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
Closing date
19 Jun 2024

Job Details

Lingnan University is one of the eight publicly funded institutions in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) with the longest established tradition among the local institutions of higher education. Lingnan University is a global leader in providing quality education focusing on whole-person development and conducting high-impact research for a better world. Moving forward, Lingnan University aspires to become a leading research-intensive liberal arts institution in the digital era.

Lingnan University’s Faculties of Arts, Business, Social Sciences, School of Data Science, School of Graduate Studies, and School of Interdisciplinary Studies run undergraduate, taught postgraduate and research postgraduate programmes. Its liberal arts education model blends the arts, science, and elements around human and humanities. Lingnan University strives to enhance innovation and technology research to drive a positive impact in the society and the world. Building upon Lingnan University’s existing strength in combining the best of the Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions, the University will leverage its geographical strength in the Northern Metropolis and pioneer the liberal arts education model in the Greater Bay Area (GBA) and beyond. Further information about Lingnan University is available at https://www.ln.edu.hk/.

Applications are now invited for the following post:

Assistant Professor of Teaching
School of Graduate Studies
(Post Ref.: 24/200
)

The School of Graduate Studies (GS) is established for strengthening the central support for postgraduate programmes as well as the monitoring of their quality in alignment with the University’s strategic direction of expanding and providing quality postgraduate education. The GS is expanding its scope of research and knowledge transfer programmes in promoting multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary research and development projects related to Policy Studies and Public Management, Urban Governance, Health Studies, and International Higher Education Policy and Management. The GS is searching for staff who can teach in the following areas:

Public Management and Administration
Internationalisation and Quality Management in Higher Education
Public and Social Policy

General Requirements

Candidates should have (i) a PhD or relevant postgraduate qualifications in the above areas; (ii) a strong teaching and administrative service record; (iii) a track record in grant applications and publications in the relevant teaching and research areas; (iv) the ability to contribute to the School’s teaching, outreach, and knowledge-transfer efforts; and (v) excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills.

Appointment

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 will normally be made on a renewable contract of three years, which, subject to review and mutual agreement.

Application Procedure

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 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.

Company

Company info
Telephone
+852 - 2616 8962
Location
8 CASTLE PEAK ROAD
TUEN MUN
NEW TERRITORIES
HK

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