THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Lecturer in Landscape Architecture

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
21 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
21 May 2018
Ref
201800554
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Architecture
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in the Division of Landscape Architecture of the Department of Architecture, to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis. 

Candidates should have a professional degree in Landscape Architecture or a closely related field from a leading university. Preferably, they should hold professional membership in a recognized professional landscape architecture institute, and maintain active engagement in the professional community. They should also have a minimum of 5 years’ full-time teaching experience at the tertiary level, or equivalent professional work experience. Preference will be given to those with demonstrated innovative teaching skills, and with expertise in landscape design, landscape representation and fabrication. We are keen to appoint a candidate that can enhance the Division’s focus on urban and infrastructural landscapes within Southeast Asia.

Information about the Department/Division can be obtained at http://www.arch.hku.hk/ and via the Division’s yearbook, http://www.arch.hku.hk/media/upload/2017_HKU_landscape_BOOK.pdf.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary, as well as leave, and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a completed application form, together with a cover letter, an up-to-date C.V., and two references from senior academics familiar with the applicant’s academic and research background, skills and experience plus research and teaching portfolio (less than 20MB) to the Department at apptdla@hku.hk. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/formext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes June 30, 2018. 

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