UOW College Hong Kong (“UOWCHK”) is registered under the Post-Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap 320) in Hong Kong. It is part of the University of Wollongong (“UOW”) global network with campuses in Dubai, Malaysia and Australia. UOWCHK offers a wide range of Degree, Top-up Degree,...

UOW College Hong Kong (“UOWCHK”) is registered under the Post-Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap 320) in Hong Kong. It is part of the University of Wollongong (“UOW”) global network with campuses in Dubai, Malaysia and Australia.

UOWCHK offers a wide range of Degree, Top-up Degree, Associate Degree and Higher Diploma programmes, and a Diploma in General Studies. All academic programmes of the College are locally accredited, quality-assured and recognised under the Hong Kong Qualifications Framework. UOWCHK is highly regarded for its committed teaching focus, rigor in quality assurance and emphasis on the whole-person development of students.

For further details about WWF-Hong Kong, please visit its website at https://www.uowchk.edu.hk/.

President

Job level Senior
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Management - Schools / University / Vocational
Education / Training > Others
Published On 28/05/2022

The Position

The President is the chief executive and academic leader of UOWCHK, working in close alignment and reporting to the Group CEO of UOW Global Enterprises located in Australia. The President serves as a member of the Board of Governors and the College Council, and is supported by two Vice-Presidents, Deans of Faculty, and the Secretary for Finance & Operations.

 

The Candidate 

The ideal candidate should possess the following attributes:

  • A proven track record of strong administrative and academic leadership in managing a tertiary institution. Experience in self-financing tertiary institution would be an advantage.

  • A good understanding of the Hong Kong and Mainland education sectors, education policies and the economic environment with an international outlook 

  • A network with the education and business sectors as well as a successful record of fostering partnerships and collaboration with professional bodies, government departments and agencies with the ability to lead the College to further develop in the Mainland

  • Good academic qualifications - a higher degree and standing in his/her field of expertise

  • Excellent communication skills and high proficiency in English. Proficiency in Chinese, including Putonghua would be an advantage

 

APPLICATIONS

Interested parties should send their applications together with resumes to TT Ho of Korn Ferry (HK) Limited, 15/F, St George’s Building, 2 Ice House Street, Central, Hong Kong or by clicking  before 26 June 2022. Please contact TT Ho at (852) 2971 2700 for inquiries. Applicants not invited for interview within 4 weeks after the closing date may assume their applications unsuccessful, and the personal data provided will be destroyed.