The Hong Kong University of Science and
Job Title: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer
Department: Center for
Job ID: 6634
Job Posting Details
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is a
world-renowned, international research university in Hong
Kong. The Center for Language Education invites applications
for teaching-track faculty positions at Lecturer to Senior Lecturer
Applicants are invited to specify whether they would like to be
considered at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level. Level of
appointment will be determined based on experience in
administrative leadership and track record of scholarly
The appointee is required to teach a range of courses at
undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Chinese Communication for
Putonghua/Cantonese speakers, or Cantonese for non-native speakers
of the language. Competence in using technology for teaching
is expected. Applications are particularly welcome from
teachers with expertise in intercultural communication or teaching
Chinese for Specific Purposes for students who already have a
strong background in Chinese.
Applicants should have a first degree and a master’s degree in
Chinese language, applied linguistics or language education and
preferably a recognized language teaching qualification.
Experience in teaching Chinese language/communication at
tertiary/senior secondary level is required. (Duration: 2
For more information about the Center, please visit https://cle.hkust.edu.hk/.
Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and
experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical
and dental benefits will be provided. A gratuity will be
payable upon successful completion of contract.
In support of a green work environment, we accept applications
submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online
application form through the HKUST Careers website (https://hkustcareers.ust.hk) and
return it online to the Human Resources Office. Review of
applications will begin on Monday, 11 October 2021
and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants
will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful
submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but
advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the
result of the application.
(Information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment
and other employment-related purposes only.)
HKUST is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to our
core values of inclusiveness, diversity, and respect.