The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (“University”) is
established in accordance with the Regulations of the People’s
Republic of China on Chinese-foreign Cooperation in Running Schools
upon approval of the Ministry of Education. It inherits the
educational philosophy and academic systems of The Chinese
University of Hong Kong. It is intended to evolve into a world
class research university with strong Chinese cultural influence.
It is committed to nurturing high end talents with global
perspective, Chinese tradition and social responsibility.
At present, the University has programmes in science,
engineering, economic management, and humanities and social
science. Its long term goal is to recruit 11,000 domestic and
international students, 7,500 of whom will be undergraduate
students and 3,500 Masters or PhD students.
The University is featured with an international learning
environment, a bilingual teaching pedagogy, a collegiate system,
general education courses, multidisciplinary programmes and a
student-centered educational philosophy.
The aim of creating the School of Humanities and Social Science
is to provide foundations in humanities and social science through
its teaching for students to gain insights into the past, while
enabling them to critically examine contemporary issues, and
explore answers for a sustainable future, so that our students can
be better positioned to respond to challenges facing China and the
world. In the beginning years, our School offers core courses of
the University, ranging from language courses to General Education
foundation and elective courses, including also IT and PE courses.
Our curricula focus on developing students’ analytical abilities,
critical comprehension, effective communication skills, IT
literacy, as well as their physical fitness, which are essential to
their further studies and lifelong learning.
The University welcomes high caliber faculty of diverse
background from around the world to join us and establish a
top-tier School of Humanities and Social Science in China.
Applicants should have (i) a Ph.D. degree in art history or film
studies; (ii) interest and preferably experience in teaching art
history or film studies as general education subjects at tertiary
level; (iii) proficiency in Chinese and/or English. A proven record
of teaching excellence and experience in leading small group
seminars would be an advantage.
The appointee will be responsible for (a) teaching general
education courses on art history or film studies; (b) designing
e-learning materials; and (c) assisting in curriculum development
and administrative assignments.
The appointee is expected to commence work in the academic year
Salary and Fringe Benefits
CUHK(SZ) provides all staff with a rewarding career. Salary will
be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Appointments will be made under the establishment of CUHK(SZ) and
statutory benefits will be provided according to the prevailing
labour laws applicable in the PRC. The appointee will be based at
the University campus in Shenzhen, PRC.
Please send full curriculum vitae together with copies of
qualification documents, a publication list and/or selected
abstracts, recent teaching-related information such as teaching
evaluations, and at least three references by email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Applications will be considered until the posts are filled.