Professor / Associate Professor in Food Safety and Nutritional Science

Location
Kowloon (HK)
Posted
21 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Established by Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (“TWGHs”) in 2010, Tung Wah College (the “College”) is a self-financed degree-granting institution registered under the Post-Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap.320).  Following the educational ideals of TWGHs and leveraging on its renowned strengths and expertise, the College aims to provide high quality tertiary education and nurture youngsters to possess the qualities of “T ∙ W ∙ C”  (i.e. Talent in relevant professions, Wisdom in problem-solving and Commitment to responsibilities) and become socially responsible and caring professionals. 

The College currently offers degree and sub-degree programmes in several disciplines (including Business Administration, Professional Accountancy, Financial Services, Marketing, Health Services Management, Entrepreneurship and Management, Nursing, Applied Gerontology, Medical Science, Forensic Science, Radiation Therapy, Medical Laboratory Science, Occupational Therapy, Applied Psychology and Early Childhood Education) and has a student population of over 2,300.  Besides building up a solid foundation for students to develop professional competency for their future career development, the College provides them with very good support to participate in extra-curricular activities, exchange programmes and volunteer services etc. so as to broaden their perspectives and enrich their learning at the College.

Being a young and vibrant institution, the College aspires to become a private university in the long term.  It is planning to launch a number of new programmes in coming years.  To cope with its continuous development, we are now inviting highly qualified candidates to join our professional team:

Professor / Associate Professor in Food Safety and Nutritional Science
School of Medical and Health Sciences
(TWC/17/033/MHS/P_AssoP)

The appointees will be responsible for all aspects of academic activities which include: providing quality teaching; engaging in programme development and validation exercises; taking initiatives in conducting research and publications on Food Safety and Nutritional Science or related disciplines; leading and participating in consultancies, professional and community services to promote the College and strengthen its local and international standing and networks; and taking up responsibilities in programme and School administration.

Applicants should possess a doctoral degree in a relevant discipline (preferably with over 7 years relevant professional qualifications / exposure) and an international reputation in high quality scholarship; and a demonstrated teaching record in the tertiary education sector.

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, please submit your application letter, resume and a completed application form (available at http://www.twc.edu.hk/hro/employment-opportunities/application-guidelines) by mail to the Human Resources Office, Tung Wah College, 90A Shantung Street, Mongkok, Kowloon or email to hro@twc.edu.hk.  Please quote the reference number of the post in the application letter and on the envelope.  The College reserves the right to fill or not to fill the post.  The search will continue until suitable appointment is made.

Application Deadline: Open

All information and personal data collected will be used solely for recruitment related purposes. For more information about the College, please visit our website: http://www.twc.edu.hk.

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