Ref.: 201800669
Posting Title: Full-time/Part-time Teaching Assistant in the Medical Ethics and Humanities Unit
Department: Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
Closing Date: June 15, 2018
 

 

Full-time/Part-time Teaching Assistant in the Medical Ethics and Humanities Unit of the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine (Ref.: 201800669) (to commence on July 1, 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter for six months to one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability)

Applicants should possess a good Master’s degree or above in Arts or Social Sciences with strong interest in medical humanities (broadly defined). They should have relevant teaching experience and excellent command of written and spoken English. Those with knowledge of study in the fields of medical history, mental health or critical theories are preferred. The appointee will assist in teaching a Common Core module, Cultures of Madness, and conducting tutorials; and assist in research projects.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. Harry Yi-Jui Wu (e-mail: hyjw@hku.hk). Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will start on May 23, 2018 and continue until June 15, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.