Lecturer / Assistant Lecturer (Ref. 160001RJ)
Applications are invited for:-
Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages
Lecturer / Assistant Lecturer
(Ref. 160001RJ) (Closing date: October 31, 2016)
Applicants should have (i) native or near native language proficiency in German; (ii) a relevant Master’s degree or above; (iii) linguistics training background; (iv) at least two years of experience in teaching courses in German as a foreign/second language; (v) an interest in the development of language teaching methodology and second language acquisition; and (vi) experience in curriculum development. Experience in teaching Asian learners is an advantage.
The appointee will (a) teach German language courses on the levels of A1-A2 including specialized courses (such as courses on German conversation and pronunciation); (b) teach courses in English, e.g. German Cinema, Culture or Literature; and (c) coordinate German language courses of different levels with a team of part-time teachers.
Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing August 2017, renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement.