Hong Kong Baptist University
FACULTY OF ARTS
Department of Chinese Language and Literature
The Department of Chinese Language and Literature seeks to appoint a tenure-track position of full Professor with the expertise in Chinese Studies or relevant disciplines, such as literature, culture, language, etc. The appointee is expected to have the qualities and track records as an academic leader in teaching and research. Other duties include: (a) teaching courses in Chinese Studies and relevant subjects; (b) supervising students in thesis writing; (c) preparing course syllabi; and (d) performing administrative duties assigned by the Head of Department.
Applicants should have a PhD degree in Chinese Language, Chinese Literature, Chinese Culture, or a relevant discipline. The appointee is expected to be a leading scholar in Chinese Studies or relevant disciplines with an exceptional track record of high-quality research and scholarly publications.
Remuneration package includes retirement/gratuity benefits, annual leave, medical and dental scheme, housing assistance and relocation allowance wherever appropriate.
Applicants are required to specify how their qualifications match the above requirements in a cover letter and provide supporting documents in his/her application.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of three years commencing September 2017. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Those who have responded to the advertisement posted in October 2016 need not re-apply.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which should be sent to the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong or by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application forms can be obtained by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applic
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 4 February 2017