FACULTY OF ARTS
The Language Centre
Lecturer I (German) – Foreign Languages Section (PR0823/21-22)
The appointee is expected to (i) teach undergraduate German
language/business German/German culture courses; (ii) provide leadership and
assist in the design, preparation, and revision of syllabuses, assessments,
and teaching materials including self-access language learning materials;
(iii) organise events, workshops, and co-curricular activities, and (iv)
perform other duties assigned by the Head of the Language Centre.
Applicants should have a relevant master's degree or above with at least 6
years of tertiary-level teaching experience and proven expertise in teaching
German as a foreign language preferably to Asian learners. Native or near
native proficiency in German and fluency in English are required. Experience
in course coordination and development as well as good organisational and
communication skills are also required.
Applicants are required to (i) specify how their qualifications match the
above requirements in an English cover letter and CV; and (ii) provide their
latest teaching evaluation reports and supporting documents in their
The initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of one to two
years commencing January 2023. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to
performance review, mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Reference salary range:
Lecturer I: HK$49,000 - HK$78,000
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment
System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). They are requested to send in their most recent
teaching evaluation results. Those not invited for interview 4 months after
the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application
materials including publication samples and scholarly/creative works will not
be returned after completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request.
Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be
found at https:// hro.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post
advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and
conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 17 July 2022