Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The University also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines. Applications are now invited for the following post, which will be tenable from mid-August 2017 or by mutual agreement :
Senior Lecturer / Lecturer - Department of Marketing and International Business
Senior Lecturer / Lecturer
Departmentof Marketing and International Business
(Post Ref.: 16/164/SW)
The Department is comprised of faculty members of diverse backgrounds, who are active researchers in the fields of Marketing and International Business. The Department ( http://www.LN.edu.hk/mkt) is responsible for the undergraduate BBA programme in Marketing and a Master of Science degree programme in Marketing and International Business, and is committed to producing graduates with a broad-based liberal arts education to meet the challenges of a wide range of business professions.
For appointment as Senior Lecturer, candidates should have a doctoral degree in the relevant discipline and substantial relevant teaching / industrial experience (normally not less than eight years including at least five years’ professional experience). For appointment as Lecturer, candidates should have a postgraduate degree, preferably a doctoral degree in the relevant discipline and at least four years’ relevant experience. The appointee is expected to teach a range of Marketing subjects. Ability to teach Introductory Economics is a MUST.
The conditions of appointment will be competitive. The rank and remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund, gratuity, and incoming passage and baggage allowance for the eligible appointee. Appointment will normally be made on a fixed-termcontract of up totwoyears.
Applicants are invited to forward their dossier together with a completed personal data sheet (Form R1 which is obtainable at http://www.LN.edu.hk/hr/application-forms) to the Human Resources Office, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong by post, by fax at (852) 2891-5782 or by email: recruit@LN.edu.hk (as attachment in MS Word format) by 31 December 2016. Applicants should provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Please specify the post/level you are applying for and quote the reference number of the post in all correspondence. Further information on the University and its programmes andactivities can be found on the University’s website: http://www.LN.edu.hk. Enquiries can be directed to recruit@LN.edu.hk.
Review of applications will start from January 2017 and continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the posts advertised, or to fill the posts by invitation or by search.We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.