Instructional Assistant/Teaching Associate (IS) (Job ID: 3194)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 1 Year
Education Bachelor Degree
Language English
Location Clearwater Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Information Technology > Database Administrator (DBA)
Information Technology > System / Business Analyst
Published On 01/12/2016

Job Title:               Instructional Assistant/Teaching Associate (IS)
Department:         Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management
Job ID:                  3194


Job Posting Details


The appointee will assist in teaching courses (e.g. systems analysis and design, applications programming, database administration, computer networking, IS auditing), conducting tutorials and laboratory teaching, grading assignments, and preparing lecture and laboratory materials.


Applicants should have a bachelor’s and/or a master’s degree in information systems or related disciplines; a high level of English proficiency; and good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. Relevant teaching experience and knowledge in two of the following areas will be an advantage:


  1. System analysis and design - UML, MockPlus, InVision App, JustInMind, SDLC (System Development Life Cycle);
  2. Programming - VBA, Java;
  3. Database – Oracle;
  4. Business analytics and big data - Python, R, Scala, Amazon EC2 and EMR; and
  5. Networking - CISCO network configuration.

(Duration: 1 year, renewable)


Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided.


Application Procedure

In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website ( and return it online to the Human Resources Office on or before Friday, 16 December 2016. Applications will be processed on a rolling basis and interview may be arranged before the application deadline.Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.