LINGUIST List 24.4451

Fri Nov 08 2013

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

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 07-Nov-2013
From: Personnel Office <>
Subject: German; 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 Department: Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages Job Location: Shatin, Hong Kong Job Rank: Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): German (deu)


The Chinese University of Hong Kong invites applications for Lecturer(s) / Assistant Lecturer(s)(German) (Ref. 1314/068(482)/2).

Applicants should have (i) a relevant Master degree or above; (ii) linguistics training background; (iii) experience in teaching German 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 relevant experience may be considered for appointment at Lecturer rank.

Appointment(s) will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement.

Applications will be accepted until the post(s) are filled.

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 appointments of two years. Further information about the University and the general terms of service for appointments is available at the application URL below. 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 at the application address below.

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

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Personnel Office 4/F Mong Man Wai Building The Chinese University of Hong Kong Shatin N,T. Hong Kong Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Personnel Office Email: Fax: (852) 3943 1462

Page Updated: 08-Nov-2013