Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five academic units, 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...

Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five academic units, 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 provide full-time and part-time programmes at undergraduate, post-graduate, and sub-degree levels.

Today we have over 9,500 full-time and 10,000 part-time students with about 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.

Part-time Lecturer

Job level Middle
Education Master Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Part Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Published On 25/11/2016
ref. 16-PTL-350-O

We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the School of Arts and Social Sciences:

Part-time Lecturer (Ref: 16-PTL-350-O)

Duties & Requirements

The appointees will mainly be responsible for the planning, development and delivery of the postgraduate/undergraduate programmes. Duties include lecturing & tutoring, writing lecture notes, grading of assignments/examination scripts as well as conducting other teaching activities for the following course(s). Requirements for each course are also specified as follows:

Master of Arts in Chinese Literature

  • 香港文學專題 / 中國文學研究計劃

Applicants should possess a higher degree in Chinese Language and Literature or a relevant discipline, and should demonstrate teaching/professional experience.Preference will be given to PhD holders with relevant teaching experience at tertiary level. Candidates are expected to be proficient in both Cantonese and Putonghua.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes on weekday evenings or Saturday/Sunday from January to June 2017, and will work not more than 4 hours per week for each course. For further details please contact Dr. Chan Kit Yee (E-mail: kiychan@ouhk.edu.hk).

Master of Arts in Legal Translation

  • Principles of Contract Law in Bilingual Context / Principles of Company Law in Bilingual Context

Applicants should possess a higher degree in law / legal translation or a relevant discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes on weekday evenings or Saturday/Sunday from January to June 2017, and will work not more than 4 hours per week for each course. For further details please contact Dr. Emily Poon (E-mail: epoon@ouhk.edu.hk).

Master of Social Sciences in International Economics and Development

  • Globalization and Economic Development

Applicants should possess a higher degree, preferably an earned doctorate, in Economics or a relevant discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conductclasses on weekday evenings or Saturday/Sunday from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 4 hours per week for each course. For further details please contact Dr. Michael Ng (E-mail: cmng@ouhk.edu.hk).

For further details about the courses, please visit the programme webpage: http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/ASS/ECON/program_pg_courses.html

Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Creative Advertising and Media Design

  • Media Law, Policy and Ethics

Applicants should possess a higher degree in advertising, public relations, journalism, communication, media law and ethics or a relevant discipline, focusing on media law and policy on citizens, media organizations, government, and society, as well as media practices under different circumstances of regulations and ethical concerns. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes during daytime on campus from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week. For further details please contact Dr. Sunny Lam (E-mail: ssklam@ouhk.edu.hk).

Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Creative Writing and Film Arts

  • Concepts of Art Direction and Set Design

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in fine art, design or a related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

  • The Art of Film Postproduction

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in film, creative or interactive media or a related discipline, preferably with experience in audio production for film and video as well as solid understanding of technical audio theory and audio engineering. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes during daytime on campus from January toJune 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week for each course. For further details please contact Ms. Angela Law (E-mail: tflaw@ouhk.edu.hk).

Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Language Studies and Translation

  • Sociolinguistic Issues in Hong Kong

Applicants should possess a higher degree, preferably an MPhil or earned doctorate, in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or a related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience in the related subjects will be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes during daytime on campus from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week.For further details please contact Dr. Eden Li (E-mail: shli@ouhk.edu.hk).

Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours in Animation and Visual Effects

  • World Art

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in fine art or a related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes during daytime on campus from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week.For further details please contact Dr. David Yip (E-mail: dkmyip@ouhk.edu.hk).

Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours in Cinematic Design and Photographic Digital Art

  • Photographic Communication

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in Photography, Fine Art, Creative Media or a related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

  • Digital Darkroom and Retouching Techniques

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in Photography, Creative Media or a related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes during daytime on campus from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week for each course. For further details please contact Ms. Venus Lai (E-mail: yumlai@ouhk.edu.hk).

Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Applied Social Studies (Top-up Programme)

  • Introduction to Public Administration / Public Sector Management

Applicants should possess a higher degree, preferably an earned doctorate, in Politics or Public Administration or a relevant discipline, and demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

  •  Social Psychology

Applicants should possess a higher degree, preferably an earned doctorate, in Psychology or a relevant discipline, and demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience at tertiary level would be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes on weekday evenings or Saturday/Sunday from January toJune 2017, and will teach not more than 4 hours per week for each course. For further details please contact Dr. Michael Ng (E-mail: cmng@ouhk.edu.hk).

For further details about the courses, please visit the programme webpage: http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/sstopup

Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Psychology

  • Psychology of Learning for Academic Success

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in Psychology or a relevant discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience in the related subjects will be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conduct classes on weekday evenings and Saturday from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week.

  • Psychology for Nurses: Principles and Application / Qualitative Research Methods

Applicants should possess a recognized higher degree in Psychology or a relevant discipline. Applicants should demonstrate teaching/professional experience. Relevant teaching experience in the related subjects will be an advantage.

The appointees will be required to conductclasses during daytime on campus from January to June 2017, and will teach not more than 8 hours per week for each course.

For further details please contact Dr. Leo Lie (E-mail: llie@ouhk.edu.hk).

Terms of Appointment

Successful candidates will be appointed on a temporary part-time fixed term contract. Benefits will be provided in accordance with the statutory provisions.

Application Procedures

Please complete the “Application Form for Temporary / Part-time Employment”, which is obtainable from the University's website (http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/jobs), and send it together with your C.V. to the School of Arts and Social Sciences, The Open University of Hong Kong by post (Room A0740, 7/F, 30 Good Shepherd Street, Homantin, Kowloon, Hong Kong) or by e-mail (as_recruitment@ouhk.edu.hk) (Please quote the reference number in your application).

Deadline:     9 December 2016

 

General information about the University is available on the University’s website http://www.ouhk.edu.hk. Personal data provided by job applicants will be handled strictly in accordance with the University’s Personal Data Privacy Policy. The “Personal Data (Privacy) Notice for Job Applicant” is also available on the above website. Applicants who are not contacted by the University by the end of January 2017 may consider their applications unsuccessful.