Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five schools, namely the School of Arts & Social Sciences, Lee Shau Kee School of Business & Administration, School of Education & Languages, School of Science & Technology, and the Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional & Continuing Education. Through them, we have been providing full-time and part-time programmes at undergraduate, post-graduate, and sub-degree levels.
Today we have over 9,000 full-time and 10,000 part-time students at OUHK with more than 220 programmes of studies. The OUHK spirit is a culmination of a relentless pursuit of academic excellence and a creative approach to learning and teaching. Reaching out to our next generation and across the borders through advanced web technologies has been our principal goal in the past years.
Lecturer (Criminology) (at the rank of Programme Manager)
As one of the five academic units of the OUHK, the LiPACE is a dynamic, market-oriented and fast growing continuing education provider. With the mission of promoting life-long learning, the LiPACE offers a variety of flexible and high-quality educational opportunities, with an emphasis on face-to-face teaching, to the public for personal development, career advancement and appreciation of life. These include professional and training programmes, full-time programmes (e.g. Diploma Yi Jin, Diploma and Higher Diploma), full-time/part-time degree and masters programmes in collaboration with overseas institutions, and the Capacity Building Mileage Programme (a flexible learning project designed to equip women with a positive mindset and develop their potentials) in collaboration with the Women’s Commission.
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the LiPACE:
Lecturer (Criminology) (at the rank of Programme Manager) (Ref: 16-PM-282-O)
The appointee will be required to undertake programme/course planning, development, coordination and delivery (including classroom teaching).He/she will also be engaged in professional activities and participate in Institute/University activities.
Applicants should normally possess a higher degree in Criminology, Police Studies or a related discipline with professional qualifications in such subject areas. Relevant professional experience in the related subject areas and/or teaching/administration experience in tertiary/continuing education is required. He/she should also possess good interpersonal skills and be proficient in both Chinese (preferably including Putonghua) and English. Applicants with less experience will be considered for the post of Assistant Lecturer (at the rank of Programme Officer).
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidatewill be appointed on a full-time fixed term contract. Fringe benefits will include annual leave, medical & dental benefits, life insurance coverage and gratuity, where applicable. A variable pay may also be granted on the basis of performance.