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 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)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Homantin
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 10/01/2017
ref. Ref: 17-TA(TC)-10-O

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)

Duties

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.

Requirements

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.

Application Procedures

Please complete the “Application Form”, which is obtainable from the University's website (http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/jobs), and send it together with your CV and names of 3 referees to the Human Resources Unit, The Open University of Hong Kong by e-mail (hruhrs4@ouhk.edu.hk) (Please quote the reference number in your application).

Deadline: 3 February 2017

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 April 2017 may consider their applications unsuccessful.