Applications are invited for appointment as Part-time Lecturer (several posts) in the School of English (Ref.: 499608), to commence on September 1, 2020 for one semester, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
The School of English invites applicants to teach courses, on a per-course basis, for the programme of Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing in English, beginning potentially in the first semester of 2020-21, and for possible openings thereafter. More information on the MFA programme is available at: https://www.hkuguild.com/hku-mfa-in-creative-writing/.
Applicants should have completed a MFA or Ph.D. degree in Creative Writing by May 2020, along with substantial publications in their chosen genre, including at least one book from a local or international press. Those with strong teaching experience are preferred, but no formal teaching degree is required.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload a cover letter to the Chair of Creative Writing & Theatre, Page Richards, indicating their area of expertise; detailed academic transcripts; and an up-to-date C.V. Selected candidates will be invited to an interview. Closes May 30, 2020.