Current Openings

Assistant Professor/Lecturer in
Faculty of Social Sciences
[Ref. 2020/ACAD008]


UOW College Hong Kong (“UOWCHK”), formerly known 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 3,500 students. The College, as part of the global network of the University of Wollongong (UOW), offers a wide range of Degrees, Associate Degree (AD) programmes, a Diploma in General Studies, and International Language Proficiency Tests with preparatory courses. In association with the University of Wollongong, the College offers top-up degrees for associate degree 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 is registered under the Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap 320) and is an Approved Post Secondary College in Hong Kong.


Appointees are expected to undertake teaching (including project supervision), programme administration and course development duties, as appropriate, in the relevant subject areas. They are also required to develop and coordinate extra-curricular activities for students. Appointees on professorial terms are expected to undertake research in the relevant subject areas.


Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  1. a Master’s degree/PhD in Social Work or a related discipline. Applicants with a PhD/Master’s degree in related discipline must have a bachelor’s degree in social work;
  2. not less than five years’ post-degree full-time equivalent experience in social work practice after obtaining a qualifying degree in social work; and
  3. a Registered Social Worker of Social Worker Registration Board or equivalent.


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.


Information and Application
Please send an application letter enclosing a curriculum vitae to UOWCHK, c/o Human Resources Unit, UOW College Hong Kong, FW402, 4/F, Festival Walk Tower, 80 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email:]. The closing date is 30 November 2020 . Please quote the reference number in the application. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


UOWCHK 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’s personal data policy and for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.