|Location:||Shenzhen - China|
|Salary:||Competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience|
|Placed On:||7th March 2019|
|Closes:||7th May 2019|
|Job Ref:||AC 2019/027/01|
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (“University”) 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 develop into a world-class research university with strong Chinese cultural influence. It is committed to nurturing high-level talents with global perspective, Chinese tradition, and social responsibility.
At present, the University has programmers in science, engineering, economic management, and humanities and social science, etc. Its long-term goal is to have 11,000 domestic and international students, 7,500 of whom will be undergraduate students and 3,500 Masters or PhD students.
The University has an international learning environment, a bilingual teaching pedagogy with English being the primary medium of instruction, a collegiate system, general education curriculum, multidisciplinary programmes, and a student-centered educational philosophy.
The School of Humanities and Social Science (HSS) HSS has two missions. First, HSS provides university core curriculum for all students, including general education, English language competency, Chinese cultural heritage and language competency, physical education, basic competency in information technology (IT) applications.
Beyond the university core curriculum, HSS intends to develop 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 level, including, but not limited to, translation & interpreting studies, simultaneous interpreting, applied psychology, international affairs & international relations (global studies), internet and new media, advanced English communication, urban studies, educational studies, sociological studies. The University recruits first-class faculty members from around the world, and we welcome high caliber faculty of diverse background from around the world to join us and establish a top-tier School of Humanities and Social Science in China.
Applicants should have (i) a higher degree, at least at MPhil level or above, in computer science or equivalent; (ii) proven record of teaching experience at tertiary level; (iii) interest in inter-disciplinary teaching and learning; (iv) strong interest in curriculum design (v) a good command of English.
The appointee will be responsible for (a) teaching an IT course within the University core requirement for all undergraduate students; (b) designing e-learning materials; (c) collaborating with the Faculty in designing relevant general education courses and (c) assisting in administrative assignments.
The appointee is expected to commence workin the academic year of 2018-2019 and this will be a part-time position.
Salary and Fringe Benefits
CUHK(SZ) provides all staff with a rewarding career. Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointments will be made under the establishment of CUHK(SZ). The appointee will be based at the University campus in Shenzhen, PRC.
Please send full curriculum vitae together with copies of qualification documents, a publication list and/or selected abstracts, recent teaching-related information such as teaching evaluations, and at least three references by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be considered until the posts are filled.
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