Teaching Assistant (carrying the title of 'Morningside Junior Fellow')

Department/Unit
Reference Number
1516/211(737)/2
Closing Date
March 29, 2016
Post Specification

The College seeks applicants for the position of Morningside Junior Fellow for the academic year 2016-17. The appointee will join a committed group of College Fellows and administrators in strengthening the ethos, traditions, and programmes of the College.

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor degree in a humanities field; (ii) native fluency in English; (iii) an aptitude for and interest in teaching undergraduate students; (iv) demonstrated interest in and engagement with current affairs; and (v) a passion for supporting and stimulating students’ intellectual development and understanding of global concerns. Teaching experience and knowledge of the Chinese language are helpful but are not required.

Duties include (a) leading tutorials for the General Education programme of the College; (b) assisting the Dean of General Education in managing service learning and exchange programmes for students of the College; (c) organizing cultural and other co-curricular activities; (d) serving as a student advisor; (e) assisting the Associate Master of the College in producing the College magazine and other publicity materials; and (f) other duties as assigned.

Appointment will be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing August 2016.

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.

The terms mentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by the University.



Application Procedure

Please send a letter of interest and a resume (in .pdf format) by e-mail to morningside@cuhk.edu.hk (subject line: Morningside Junior Fellow) by the closing date. Shortlisted candidates may be asked to submit additional information and/or participate in a phone interview.

The Personal Information Collection Statement is obtainable at https://www2.per.cuhk.edu.hk/.

Posting Date : Mar 11, 2016