LINGUIST List 24.1295

Fri Mar 15 2013

Jobs: English; French; Applied Ling: Lecturer/Asst Lecturer, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Uliana Kazagasheva <>

Date: 14-Mar-2013
From: Personnel Office <>
Subject: English; French; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Job Location: Shatin, Hong Kong Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Lecturer; Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            French (fra)

Applications are invited for Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer (French) at the Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages.

Ref. 1213/165(482)/2
Closing date: April 8, 2013

Applicants should have (i) a higher degree (at least at Master level); (ii) linguistics training background; (iii) experience in teaching courses in French as a foreign/second language; (iv) an interest in the development of language teaching methodology and second language acquisition; (v) experience in curriculum development; (vi) the ability to use English as a medium of instruction; and preferably (vii) experience in teaching Asian learners at university level. Those with at least four years’ post-Master teaching experience may be considered for appointment at Lecturer rank.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing August 2013, renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement.

Salary and Fringe Benefits:
Salary will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical care, plus a contract-end gratuity for an appointment of two years.

Further information about the University and the general terms of service for appointments is available at The terms mentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by the University.

Application Procedure:
Please send full resume, copies of academic credentials, together with names, addresses and fax numbers/e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references (unless otherwise specified), to the Personnel Office, The Chinese University of Hong Kong at the application mailing address below (Fax: (852) 3943 1462) by the closing date.

The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request. Please quote the reference number and mark ‘Application - Confidential’ on cover.

Application Deadline: 08-Apr-2013 Mailing Address for Applications:
Personnel Office 4/F Mong Man Wai Building The Chinese University of Hong Kong Shatin N.T. Hong Kong Contact Information:
Personnel Office Email:

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