Ref.: 201800711
Posting Title: Lecturer in Linguistics
Department: School of Humanities
Closing Date: May 31, 2018


Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in Linguistics in the School of Humanities, to commence on September 1, 2018, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a research degree in Linguistics. Duties will include teaching of introductory Linguistics courses; 2-3 additional courses in the appointee's area(s) of expertise, academic advising and administrative duties.  Information about the Department can be obtained at

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V., a teaching portfolio including a statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness to the School at Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hkCloses May 31, 2018.

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