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Associate Professor/Assistant Professor(Chinese/Linguistics/ English Literature/Translation)2200177

Hong Kong Metropolitan University
Hong Kong (HK)
An attractive remuneration package
Posted Date
Jul 8, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
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Hong Kong Metropolitan University (HKMU), formerly The Open University of Hong Kong, is a modern, vibrant and dynamic university. We use innovative teaching and education technology to offer world-class education. The University also pursues strategic research in response to the needs of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), the rest of the country, and the world.

To spearhead the development of higher education in the GBA, HKMU has been working closely with the Zhaoqing Municipal Government and Zhaoqing University to establish Hong Kong Metropolitan University (Zhaoqing) (MUZQ), pending the approval of the Ministry of Education.

For more information about the University, please visit

We are now looking for a suitable person to fill the following position in the School of Arts and Social Sciences:


Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (Chinese/Linguistics/ English Literature/Translation) (Ref.: 2200177)


Major Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Dean of School of Arts and Social Sciences, the appointee will be responsible mainly for the following: 


  • Planning, development, coordination and delivery (including classroom teaching) of courses, and where necessary, programme administration in relevant programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels; Engaging in academic research and publication, and research grant applications; Participating in scholarly activities, School/University activities and administration; Performing a leadership role in the department; and Performing any other duties as assigned.


Candidates Candidates should possess the following qualifications, experience and competence:

  • An earned doctorate in a relevant discipline and professional qualification in relevant subjects/areas; Substantial relevant teaching/professional experience; Outstanding academic background and achievements; Demonstrated academic leadership and contributions in higher education; High level of competence in teaching and postgraduate student supervision; Substantial contribution through effective innovation in delivery of education, curriculum development, course design and teaching/learning methodologies; Solid record of research and peer-reviewed scholarly publications in prestigious outlets; Good accomplishments in obtaining external competitive research grants; Substantial achievements in knowledge transfer; and Considerable contribution to the University, profession and community.


The level of appointment depends on the candidate’s academic background, experience and competence in academic leadership, teaching, research, scholarly publications, etc.


Terms and Conditions for Appointment

An attractive remuneration package, including basic salary, a composite cash/housing allowance, an end-of-contract gratuity, and a discretionary incentive payment, where applicable, will be offered to the right candidates. Generous annual leave, staff-development sponsorships, medical and dental benefits, and life insurance coverage will also be provided. 


To Apply

Candidates who are interested in joining us may submit their applications via the University’s eRecruitment System.


Closing date of application: 20 July 2022



(Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement posted in June 2022 need not re-apply.)


The personal data collected will be used for the purpose of considering your application for employment.  For details, please refer to the “Personal Data (Privacy) Notice for Job Applicant” on the University’s website. If you are not contacted by the University within eight weeks from the closing date of application, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.  




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