LINGUIST List 24.4814

Thu Nov 28 2013

Jobs: English; Applied Ling: Instructor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 28-Nov-2013
From: Personnel Office <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., 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, N.T., Hong Kong Web Address:
Job Title: Part-time Instructors

Job Rank: Instructor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages
Part-time Instructors
(Ref. 1314/081(482)/2)

The Department is a young and vibrant Department established in 2004. It invites applications for Part-time Instructors in modern languages. Applicants should have (i) a relevant Bachelor degree or above; (ii) experience in teaching courses in one of the following languages as a foreign/second language: Arabic, French, German, Italian, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Thai; (iii) the ability to use English as a medium of instruction; and preferably (iv) experience in teaching Asian learners at university level.

Appointments will initially be made on contract basis for different teaching terms: summer session (from May to June 2014), the first and/or second terms (from September 2014 to May 2015), renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement. Applications will be accepted until the posts are filled.

Salary and Fringe Benefits
Salary will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The terms mentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by the University.

Application Procedure
Please send the completed application form and/or full curriculum vitae, together with copies of qualification documents, and 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 application address below by post or by fax. Applicants are requested to indicate in their applications whether they are lawfully employable in Hong Kong (e.g. in possession of a valid visa for the purpose).

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 Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages G17, Leung Kau Kui Building The Chinese University of Hong Kong Shatin N.T. Hong Kong Contact Information:
Personnel Office Email: Fax: (852) 2603 7755

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