Lecturer in English Language (Centre for Self-Access
Language Learning) - School of Humanities and Social
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen 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 talent with global perspective, Chinese tradition and
School of Humanities and Social Science (HSS) has two important
missions for our university’s education. First, HSS provides
university core courses for all university students in multiple
areas, including general education, English language competency,
Chinese language competency, physical education and fitness, basic
competency in information technology (IT) applications, etc. These
areas lay the foundation for the comprehensive education that all
CUHK-Shenzhen students receive.
The SALL Centre is an English learning lab under the Language
and Communication Division of the School of Humanities and Social
Science that provides a pressure-free environment for students to
develop their proficiency in English. Activities offered include
workshops, seminars, individual consultations, online writing
tutoring, and small group language learning activities.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Applicants should have (i) a doctoral degree in English,
TEFL/TESOL, or (applied) linguistics, or other related fields from
a reputable university; (ii) at least three (3) years of teaching
experience in ESL/EFL or English at the tertiary level; (iii)
proven record of teaching excellence; and (iv) native-like fluency
and competence in spoken and written English. Experience in
materials writing, programme planning and/or working in a language
lab or Writing Centre will be a plus.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
- holding workshops and seminars on specific topics in
- developing language learning materials;
- programme planning;
- performing duties as assigned;
- assisting in day-to-day operation of the Centre.
- teaching University Core English courses when the need
The appointee is expected to commence work in the academic year
Salary & Benefits
Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and
experience. Appointment will be made under the establishment of
CUHK, Shenzhen and statutory benefits will be provided according to
the prevailing labor laws applicable in the PRC. The appointee will
be based at the University campus in Shenzhen, PRC.
Applicants should apply online at http://academicrecruit.cuhk.edu.cn/hss
and upload their up-to-date CV, certification of all degrees, and
teaching evaluation reports. Applicants will be required to arrange
three recommendation letters after being shortlisted.
Applications will be considered until the post is filled.