Lecturer / Assistant Lecturer (Ref. 160001RJ)

Job level Middle
Location Shatin
Employment type
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 30/09/2016
ref. 160001RJ

Applications are invited for:-


Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages

Lecturer / Assistant Lecturer

(Ref. 160001RJ) (Closing date: October 31, 2016)


Applicants should have (i) native or near native language proficiency in German; (ii) a relevant Master’s degree or above; (iii) linguistics training background; (iv) at least two years of experience in teaching courses in German as a foreign/second language; (v) an interest in the development of language teaching methodology and second language acquisition; and (vi) experience in curriculum development. Experience in teaching Asian learners is an advantage.


The appointee will (a) teach German language courses on the levels of A1-A2 including specialized courses (such as courses on German conversation and pronunciation); (b) teach courses in English, e.g. German Cinema, Culture or Literature; and (c) coordinate German language courses of different levels with a team of part-time teachers.


Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing August 2017, renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement.

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