Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (Chinese Language Studies) in the Department of Chinese and History [Ref. D/139/09]
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Applications and nominations are invited for the above posts:
Teach and supervise students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including Bachelor's, Master's, MPhil and PhD degrees; and undertake administrative duties in courses, student activities, and academic program management.
A PhD in Chinese Language Studies with competence in undertaking research and teaching in two or more of the following courses: Modern Chinese, Chinese Linguistic Structure, Essential Concepts in Cantonese/Putonghua. Applicants with interest in interdisciplinary studies, and substantial working experience in academic or research institutions are especially welcome. Relevant teaching and/or professional experience, strong research and administrative ability, and a proven record of publications are preferred. The successful candidate is expected to teach in both English and Chinese, and assume duty in July/August 2017.
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Salary and Conditions of Service
Remuneration package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable). Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract.
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