Assistant Professor / Lecturer in Animation and Interactive Media (PR117/16-17)

Job level Senior
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Kowloon Tong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Education / Training > Others
Published On 20/10/2016
Academy of Film

The Academy of Film invites applications for a full-time position in Animation and Interactive Media.

The appointee is expected to teach several undergraduate courses each semester, supervise student projects, as well as to lead a number of co-curricular activities.

Applicants should possess an MFA or a DFA degree in digital media and should demonstrate expertise in two of the following areas: interactive media, 3D animation and game/interface design. They should have a good track record in teaching. Notable and recognised professional credits or awards are desirable but not mandatory. Proficiency in Chinese and English is also essential.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Application Procedure
Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. For Posts 1 to 4: Applicants are requested to send in samples of publications/creative works, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications/works and recent teaching evaluation results. For Posts 1 and 2: Applicants should also request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference to the Personnel Office direct. For Post 4: Applicants are requested to send in statements of teaching and research interest. For Posts 1 to 4: Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. For Post 5: Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date for Posts 1 and 2: 19 November 2016
Closing date for Posts 3 to 5: 29 October 2016