Lecturer II / Assistant Lecturer (2 positions) (PR183/16-17)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 01/12/2016

Department of Physical Education

The appointees are expected to teach a number of (a) skill-based courses, such as Athletics, Swimming, Badminton, Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Handball, Fitness and Bodybuilding, Flag Football, Flying Disc, Golf, Squash, Soccer, Table-Tennis, Gymnastics, Outdoor Sport, DanceSport, and Tai Chi etc. and/or (b) theory courses (only for Lecturer II position), such as Coping with Stress; Sports Medicine and Sports Science; Wellness in Contemporary Society; Invitation to Sports Science; Weight Control and Healthy Living etc. undergraduate degree programmes. Applicants with expertise in teaching Athletics, Dance, Volleyball, and/or Gymnastics will be advantageous. The appointees may be required to take up supervision for Internship (if appropriate) and administrative work as assigned by the Head of Department.

Applicants for the post of Lecturer II should possess a Master’s degree; while applicants for the post of Assistant Lecturer should possess a Bachelor’s degree, in physical education, sport, recreation or leisure related disciplines. Incumbents should be proficient in the use of English as the medium of instruction and possess good interpersonal and communication skills. Work experience for people with special needs is an added advantage.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two to three years commencing in January or September 2017. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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 http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; 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. Applicants are requested to send in their most recent teaching evaluation results. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months 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 http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.

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 : 10 December 2016