Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong


Hong Kong

Closing in 38 days

Lecturer(s) - (240000BP)


Department/ Unit: Office of University General Education

Closing date: March 31, 2024

The Office of University General Education offers two foundation courses in general education, which require students to read influential classics from the humanities and the natural sciences, and to reflect on major issues of human concern in small-group seminars (https:// www.

We are seeking Lecturers with a strong background in liberal arts to teach the foundation course “In Dialogue with Humanity”. Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in a humanities or social science discipline; (ii) a high level of competence in both Chinese and English, in both spoken and written language; (iii) in-depth knowledge of some of the classics in the humanities and social sciences, and (iv) a strong commitment to teaching and the pursuit of knowledge. Familiarity with some areas of China studies would be an advantage.

The appointees may be assigned to teach other courses offered by the unit. They will be expected to contribute to curriculum development and enhancement of teaching and learning in general education.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing August 2024, renewable subject to satisfactory performance and mutual agreement.


: Professoriate, Teaching and Research Academic Posts


: Office of University General Education

Unposting Date

: Mar 31, 2024

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Chinese University of Hong Kong


Hong Kong


February 09, 2024

Application deadline

March 31, 2024

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Anthropology,Geosciences,History,Linguistics,Literature,Social Science