THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
31 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences 

Ref. : 201701396 

Department : School of Biomedical Sciences 

Closing Date : November 30, 2017 
 
Applicants are invited for appointment as Lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences, to commence in January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two- or three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D., M.D. or M.B.B.S. degree and be highly motivated in teaching and learning.  They should have good teaching skills in gross anatomy and histology for the medical, nursing, pharmacy, and biomedical sciences programmes, and an excellent command of spoken and written English, organizational and interpersonal skills.  The appointee is expected to strengthen the teaching in anatomy when he/she assumes duty.  He/She will work closely with a team of colleagues dedicated to the development and delivery of innovative pedagogical approaches to improve student learning across several undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.  For further information about the post, please contact Dr. L.K. Chan (e-mail: lapki@hku.hk).   Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201701230) need not re-apply.

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, totalling up to 15% of basic salary. 

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V., relevant teaching evaluation and 3 confidential references to the School at sbmsapts@hku.hk.   Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc.   Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will start from October 27, 2017 and continue until November 30, 2017, or until the post is filled, whichever is the earlier.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.