Academic

Current Openings

 
Assistant Professor
in
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
[Ref.2019/ACAD012]

 

The UOW College Hong Kong (“UOWCHK”), currently also named as Community College of City University (“CCCU”), is widely acknowledged as one of the leading institutions of its kind in Hong Kong, providing quality tertiary education for about 6,000 students. The College offers a wide range of Associate Degree (AD) programmes, a Diploma in General Studies, and International Language Proficiency Tests with preparatory courses. In association with the University of Wollongong (Australia), the College offers top-up degrees for associate degrees or higher diploma graduates. It has two well-provisioned campuses in Kowloon Tong and Kowloon Bay, with library facilities for all students. With about 220 well-qualified and dedicated staff, the College is highly regarded for its committed teaching focus, its rigor in quality assurance and its emphasis on the whole-person development of students. The College has applied for Cap 320 registration status and expects to offer bachelor’s degree programmes in September 2019.

 

Duties
Appointee will be responsible for (a) teaching courses in the area of Modern Chinese Literature and Hong Kong Literature and Chinese culture. Publication of creative literary writings would be an advantage; (b) conduct research, publish research results in referred academic journals, and attend conferences; (c) programme administration and course development; (d) assisting in the development of programmes at different levels.; (e) taking up administrative works at the College level; and (f) developing and coordinating extra-curricular activities for students.

 

Requirements
Applicants must (a) have a PhD Degree in Chinese, with at least three year’s experience at tertiary level (b) be a Native Cantonese speaker with fluency in Putonghua and good English; (c) have evidence of good feedback on teaching.

 

Salary and Conditions of Service
Remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will normally be made on fixed-term contract for one year. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental schemes, where applicable.

 

Information and Application
Please send an application letter enclosing a curriculum vitae to UOWCHK/CCCU, c/o Human Resources Unit, UOW College Hong Kong/Community College of City University, Rm 6104, 6/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email: hr@cccu.edu.hk]. The closing date is 17 July 2019 . Please quote the reference number in the application. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

UOWCHK/CCCU is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity. Personal data provided by applicants will be used strictly in accordance with UOWCHK/CCCU’s personal data policy and for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.