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LINGUIST List 23.946

Fri Feb 24 2012

Jobs: Ling & Literature: Asst Prof, The Hong Kong Institute of Education

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        1.     Li , Linguistics & Literature: Assistant Professor/Lecturer, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Tai Po, Hong Kong


Message 1: Linguistics & Literature: Assistant Professor/Lecturer, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Tai Po, Hong Kong
Date: 24-Feb-2012
From: Li <hroied.edu.hk>
Subject: Linguistics & Literature: Assistant Professor/Lecturer, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Tai Po, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Department: Department of English
Job Location: Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong
Web Address: http://www.ied.edu.hk
Job Rank: Assistant Professor/Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Ling & Literature


Description:

The Hong Kong Institute of Education is a publicly funded institution
offering a full range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor
and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development
programmes to over 8,000 students, serving teachers and professionals
studying in education and related humanities, social sciences, and arts and
culture disciplines. With the Hong Kong SAR Government's support for the
Institute to develop into an Education-focused, multidisciplinary institution
with strong research capacity, and in line with the Institute's plan to become
a University of Education, we continue to strengthen our capacity in new
discipline areas.

Through our research, the Institute aspires to become a leading agent of
change for education and public policies in the Asia Pacific region. Our
vision is clearly focused on innovative, world-class research and
development that contributes to solving problems and addressing public
policy issues locally and globally. Collaboration, intellectual freedom and
innovation are our hallmark values. If you are excited by the prospect of
contributing your expertise to the development of a leading multidisciplinary
institution at the heart of East Asia, we would like to hear from you.

The Institute invites applications for the following post:
Department of English
Assistant Professor/Lecturer (Ref: AsstProf/Lect/ENG/0212)

The appointee will participate in teaching, research, knowledge transfer
and community service. He/She is required to be actively involved in
research that leads to publications in recognized refereed journals; develop
and teach in programmes at both the undergraduate and postgraduate
levels; give guidance to students in the capacity of academic adviser;
supervise students on teaching practice and contribute to departmental
activities and management.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in the discipline of literature or
linguistics; a successful record of teaching and research publications in the
field; and at least 4 years of teaching or relevant professional experience.
Applicants with less substantial relevant experience may be considered for
the rank of Lecturer.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.
Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits and, where
applicable, housing benefits.

Application Forms are obtainable from (a)
http://www.ied.edu.hk/hro/applyfor.htm; or (b) the Human Resources Office
(address below). The completed Application Form, together with full CV,
should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to the application
email address below, by fax (number below), or by post to the application
address below on or before 9 March 2012. Please quote the reference
number of the position in the application and mark "Strictly Confidential -
Job Application" on the envelope.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are
shortlisted will be contacted.

Further information about the Institute is available at http://www.ied.edu.hk.

HKIEd is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Application Deadline: 09-Mar-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
The Human Resources Office
3/F, Administration Building
The Hong Kong Institute of Education
10 Lo Ping Road
Tai Po, New Territories
Hong Kong
Email Address for Applications: hroied.edu.hk
Contact Information:
Miss Li
Email: hroied.edu.hk
Fax: 852-2948 6005

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