Applications are invited for:-
Applications are invited for:-

Assistant Professor (Ref. 1600027A) (Closing date: December 31, 2016)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 17/11/2016
Centre for China Studies

Applicants should (i) possess a PhD in a humanities discipline; (ii) have demonstrated research interest in an aspect of contemporary Chinese culture; (iii) be capable of teaching courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels on topics in contemporary Chinese culture; and (iv) be proficient in English and Chinese.

The appointee will (a) teach courses mainly in the Centre’s English-taught MA in Chinese Studies programme; (b) develop an independent research programme; (c) apply for competitive research funding; (d) serve on postgraduate thesis/dissertation committees; and (e) provide service for the MA programme and at Departmental, Faculty and/or University levels.
Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to two years initially commencing August 2017, which, subject to review and funding availability, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Applicants should submit the online application with a cover letter, a CV, one book chapter or article, two sample course syllabi, and in hard copy of three letters of recommendation sent to the Centre for China Studies, Room 1102, 11/F, Yasumoto International Academic Park, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T. by the closing date.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit