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 Teaching Assistant
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the School of Arts and Social Sciences:
Part-time Teaching Assistant (Ref: 16-PTTA-351-O)
Duties & Requirements
The appointees will be required to assist in, and where necessary, undertake course planning, development and delivery of the full-time face-to-face undergraduate programmes. Major duties include conducting tutorials, marking assignments/examination scripts and performing other related teaching and administrative duties. Requirements for relevant courses are as follows:
- Presentation Skills
Applicants should have at least a recognized degree in English, Linguistics or a related discipline.
- Sociolinguistic Issues in Hong Kong
Applicants should have at least a recognized degree in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics or a related discipline.
- Psychology for Nurses: Principles and Applications / Learning and Motivation / Qualitative Research Methods
Applicants should have at least a recognized degree in Psychology.
- Consumer Psychology / Industrial-Organizational Psychology
Applicants should have a recognized degree in Psychology.
- Photographic Communication
Applicants should possess a recognized degree in Photography, Fine Art, Creative Media or a related discipline.
- Digital Darkroom and Retouching Techniques
Applicants should possess a recognized degree in Photography, Creative Media or a related discipline.
- World Art
Applicants should possess a recognized degree in fine art or a related discipline.
- Understanding Colour: A New Way of Seeing
Applicants should possess a recognized degree in visual communication or a related discipline.
(For all the courses listed above, preference will be given to those with a relevant higher degree and teaching experience at tertiary level.)
The appointees will be required to work during daytime on campus for the period from January to June 2017 for a maximum of 17 hours per week. For further details, please contact Mr. Eagle Wong at 2768-6457.
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.