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 in the four Schools at the OUHK with about 220 programmes of studies. In addition, there are about 2,500 full-time/part-time students studying in our extension arm. 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.
Teaching Assistant (Testing and Certification)
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the School of Science & Technology:
Teaching Assistant (Testing and Certification) (Ref.: 17-TA(TC)-10-O)
The appointee will be responsible for providing assistance in the course planning, development, coordination and delivery, and where necessary, undertake classroom teaching, laboratory supervision, and mentoring in related disciplines. He/she will also be expected to participate in School/University activities and scholarly activities, where necessary.
Applicants should have at least a Bachelor’s degree, preferably a higher degree, in Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Food Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Microbiology, Food Science, or a related discipline. Relevant teaching or industrial experience is preferred. A good command of English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua) is required.
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidates will 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.