Lingnan University, a separate liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to providing quality education for the whole person by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship, and community engagement. With three academic faculties and the School of Interdisciplinary Studies, it offers a wide range of undergraduate programs in the arts, business and social sciences, and the extensive curriculum covers a range of general education courses, interdisciplinary and scientific. The School of Graduate Studies offers research and teaching programs from postgraduate to doctoral level in various disciplines, and provides professional education to society at large. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterized by a broad interdisciplinary curriculum with specialized disciplinary studies; close relationship between students and staff; a vibrant residential campus; numerous global learning opportunities; active community involvement and diverse work experience.
Applications are now invited for the following position:
Department of Political Science
(Ref. job : 22/203)
The Department of Political Science (https://www.LN.edu.hk/polsci/) is committed to preparing students for a competitive and globalized work environment. The Department combines teaching and research on Hong Kong and Chinese governance and public policy, international politics, Asian international relations, and comparative politics. It contributes with the Department of Applied Psychology, the Department of Economics and the Department of Sociology and Social Policy to the integrated program of social sciences of the University, after embarking on a 4-year course with a disciplinary major in political Sciences. Applicants are recommended to visit the department website and the program website (https://www.ln.edu.hk/socsc/bsocsc) for more information.
The appointee(s) must be able to teach ‘Taiwan Politics and Society’ and/or ‘Global Environmental Politics’. The primary responsibilities of the appointee include, but are not limited to, formal teaching and teaching-related activities, such as attending staff meetings, writing exam papers, invigilating exams and script correction.
The appointee(s) must engage in formal education normally for 3 hours per week during the 1st and/or 2nd term of the 2022-23 academic year.
Candidates should hold a master’s or doctoral degree in the relevant discipline and have relevant and substantial teaching experience.
Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be on a fixed term basis.
Application procedure (online application only)
Please click”Apply nowto submit your application. Applicants must provide the names and contact details of at least three references to whom applicants have provided consent to provide references. The personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only..
We are an equal opportunity employer. The review of applications will start from May 16, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their applications early for consideration.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the advertised position, or to fill the position by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates are notified.