Lecturer I/II in History and Hong Kong Studies (PR160/16-17)

Job level Middle
Education Master Degree
Location Shek Mun
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 07/11/2016
Salary (HKD) $32,000 - $69,000

COLLEGE OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

Established in 2000, the College of International Education (CIE) is a self-funded unit of the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), offering full-time Associate Degree Programme and Undergraduate Honours Degree Programmes at both the HKBU Kowloon Tong and Shatin Shek Mun campuses. The CIE, managed by the School of Continuing Education (SCE), one of the seven Faculties/Schools of HKBU, currently enrolls about 5,000 students, and is committed to sustaining the University’s mission of providing quality whole-person higher education with a Christian heritage. English is used as the medium of instruction at the College. Applications are now invited for the following position:

Lecturer I/II in Historyand Hong Kong Studies (PR160/16-17)

  • The Making of Hong Kong (1842-1997)
  • World Civilizations
  • Introduction to Oral History

The appointee is required to perform teaching duties in related disciplines; provide academic guidance to students; organise and coordinate experiential learning activities for students; and assist in the ongoing review and design of courses and programmes. Applicants should have a strong link with industries and professional bodies and acquired relevant professional qualifications.

Applicants should have a higher degree, preferably a doctorate degree in related disciplines and relevant teaching experience.Applicants must show dedication and strong commitment in teaching and education within and beyond the classroom. They must also be a good team player with excellent communication skills.

Reference salary range:

Lecturer I : HK$43,000 - HK$69,000

Lecturer II : HK$32,000 - HK$42,000

The appointee will be required to serve at either/both the Kowloon Tong and Shatin Shek Mun campuses.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Human Resources Section, School of Continuing Education, HKBU, 2/F., Franki Centre, 320 Junction Rd., Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants are requested to send in their most recent teaching evaluation results to the Human Resources Section, School of Continuing Education direct. 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 post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 26 November 2016