Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship...

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The School of Graduate Studies also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines and provides professional education for the wider society. Applications are now invited for the following post:

Postdoctoral Fellow, Asia-Pacific Institute of Ageing Studies

Job level Middle
Work exp 1 Year To 15 Years or above
Education Doctorate or above
Location
Tuen Mun
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 09/07/2021
ref. 21/188

Postdoctoral Fellow, Asia-Pacific Institute of Ageing Studies

(Post Ref.: 21/188)

 

Asia-Pacific Institute of Ageing Studies (APIAS) of Lingnan University is inviting applications for a position of Post-doctoral Fellow to manage projects and teach health and welfare courses.

 

General Requirements

Applicants should (i) have a doctoral degree, preferably in Social Work, Social Policies, Health Studies, Nursing or Gerontology; (ii) have experiences in conducting qualitative and quantitative research studies; (iii) have experiences in writing research grant proposals; (iv) be able to deliver courses such as healthcare and welfare management, social care ethics, Hong Kong’s health and social services, program evaluation or social enterprises; and (v) have good organizational and interpersonal skills.

 

Appointment

The conditions of appointment will be competitive. The remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits, where applicable, annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund, gratuity, and incoming passage and baggage allowance. Experienced Postdoctoral Fellow may carry a functional title of Research Assistant Professor. Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to two years.

 

Application Procedure (online application only)

Please click "Apply on company website" to submit your application. Applicants shall provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

 

We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.


The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.