Lecturer - Department of Religion and Philosophy

Hong Kong (HK)
09 May 2018
End of advertisement period
19 May 2018
Contract Type
Part Time


Department of Religion and Philosophy

Part-time Lecturer (PR365/17-18)

The Department invites individuals to apply for part-time teaching positions for some of the following undergraduate courses, namely, Quest for Truth and Meaning; Daoist Religion; Religion and Animal; Environmental Ethics; Ethical Controversies in Hong Kong Today; The Art of Thinking and Living; Freedom in Modern Society; Green Living and Spirituality; Human Rights in a Multicultural World; Marriage and Family: Dreams and Reality; Wisdom in Chinese Religious Tales and Fictions; and Zen Buddhism and Modern World.

Applicants should possess a relevant Master's degree, preferably a PhD degree, in the areas of philosophy, ethics or religious studies. English is required, proficiency in Cantonese and Putonghua will be advantageous.

Appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one/two semesters commencing September 2018.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants are requested to send in their most recent teaching evaluation results, if any. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 19 May 2018