Applications are invited for:-

Applications are invited for:-

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Science Education

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Education / Training > Others
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Published On 02/11/2019

(Ref. 190002B7) (Closing date: December 2, 2019)
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction of the Faculty of Education is a dynamic centre in the Asia-Pacific region for teaching and research in the broad areas of curriculum and instruction. In addition to Faculty-based undergraduate teacher education, Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Master of Education, Doctor of Education and PhD programmes, the Department offers several Master of Arts programmes as well as research supervision across a range of subject areas. Detailed information about the Faculty and the Department is available at http://www.fed.cuhk.edu.hk/.
The Department now invites applications for appointment as Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in science education (especially chemistry and/or physics education). Applicants should have (i) excellent academic qualifications including a relevant doctoral degree; (ii) a strong commitment to excellent teaching; (iii) a track record of active research and publications; and (iv) strong research and teaching experience in the design, implementation and evaluation of the science curriculum. Ability to contribute to teaching and research on curriculum studies will be an added advantage.
The appointee will (a) teach courses on the Faculty’s teacher education programmes; (b) undertake scholarly research and seek external competitive research grants; (c) conduct teaching practice supervision; and (d) supervise doctoral students. Applicants for Associate Professorship should have outstanding research and publications, as well as a track record of success in obtaining competitive research grants.
Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially, which, subject to funding and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.
Applicants should complete the online application form and upload a full curriculum vitae with the details of three referees.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit http://career.cuhk.edu.hk.