School of Humanities and Social Science now invites applications
and nominations for:
Senior Lecturer/Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer in General
Education in the areas of
Humanities and Social Science (Ref.
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.
HSS intends to become a school of excellence in humanities and
social sciences, and to provide high-quality programmes in multiple
areas at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. At present,
HSS offers four-high-quality graduate programmes: Master of Arts in
Translation and Interpreting Studies, Master of Arts in Global
Studies, Master of Science in Applied Psychology and Master of Arts
in Simultaneous Interpreting. At the undergraduate level, HSS
offers Bachelor of Arts programme in Translation, Bachelor of Arts
programme in English Studies and Bachelor of Science programme in
Applied Psychology. HSS will also starts new interdisciplinary
programmes at both bachelor and master levels.
The appointee is expected to commence work in August 2022. A
Ph.D. must be in hand prior to taking up the appointment.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Applicant for senior lecturer, lecturer or assistant lecturer
position in humanities and social science should have:
- a Ph.D. degree in humanities or social science (including but
not limited to anthropology, history, philosophy, sociology,
- interest and preferably experience in teaching humanities or
social science at tertiary level.
- proficiency in Chinese and/or English, and a proven record of
teaching excellence and experience in leading small group seminars
would be an advantage.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
- teaching course “In Dialogue with Humanity” and other relevant
- designing e-learning materials;
- assisting in curriculum development and administrative
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.
Applicant should apply online at http://academicrecruit.cuhk.edu.cn/hss
and upload up-to-date CV, certification of all degrees and teaching
evaluation report. Applicants will be required to arrange three
recommendation letters after being shortlisted.
Applications will be considered until the post is filled.