The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution offering a full range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development programmes to over 11,000 students, serving teachers and professionals studying...

The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution offering a full range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development programmes to over 11,000 students, serving teachers and professionals studying in education and related humanities, social sciences, and arts and culture disciplines. The University has a Graduate School and three Faculties, namely, Faculty of Education and Human Development, Faculty of Humanities, and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, comprising altogether 16 Departments, with about 470 academic/teaching staff. It now features four University-level research centres and thirteen Faculty-level research and development centres covering various areas of expertise in Education, Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts.

The University aspires to become a leading university in the Asia Pacific region, focusing on Education and complementary disciplines, and recognised for its excellence in nurturing competent and caring professionals and the impact of scholarship. If you are excited by the prospect of contributing your expertise to the development of a leading multidisciplinary University at the heart of East Asia, we would like to hear from you.

For further details about the University, please visit its website at http://www.eduhk.hk.

The University invites applications for the following post:

Assistant Professor (e-Learning in Mathematics)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location Tai Po
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, Gratuity, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Published On 07/10/2016
ref. AsstProf/MIT/1016

Department of Mathematics and Information Technology
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

The Department of Mathematics and Information Technology is now seeking academics excited by the prospect of contributing their expertise in areas of e-Learning in Mathematics and Mathematics Education. The successful candidate will contribute to the growth and development of the Department. He/she will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and/or postgraduate programmes; contributing to programme development; and engaging in departmental and faculty services.

Applicants should have a Doctoral Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, IT in Education, Mathematics Education, Mathematics, Statistics, or other related areas. They should be an active researcher with an established publications record, and be able to continue conducting research that attracts competitive external funding and leads to publication in leading international journals. They should have sufficient and relevant teaching experience and a proven record of excellence in teaching.

For information on the Department, please visit: http://www.eduhk.hk/mit/
For enquiries, please contact the Head of Department, Dr Chan Wai Hong, at waihchan@eduhk.hk

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits, and where applicable, housing benefits.

Application Forms are obtainable from (a) http://www.eduhk.hk/hro/applyfor.htm; or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to hro3@eduhk.hk or by fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address. Review of applications will start from 21 October 2016, and will continue until the post is filled. Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application” on the envelope. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to http://www.eduhk.hk/jobsopp/index.php?glang=en.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the right not to fill the positions advertised. Since the incumbent may engage in work relating to students in schools, prospective employee(s) may be requested to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check operated by the Hong Kong Police.

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.