Ref.: 201800977
Posting Title: Lecturer
Department: Journalism and Media Studies Centre
Closing Date: September 30, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in the Journalism and Media Studies Centre, to commence on January 15, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Journalism, broadcasting or a related field; and at least three years of full-time experience in teaching professional courses on broadcast journalism, video news production and TV news writing at tertiary level, or a combination of three years of relevant teaching and working experience.  Applicants with proven experience working as broadcaster, video/TV news editor/producer are preferred. The appointee will be responsible for teaching courses on broadcast journalism, video news production and TV news writing, and developing new courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

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. to the Centre at jmsc3@hku.hk. Application form (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/Closes September 30, 2018.

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