Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Environmental Awareness) – HigherEdJobs

March 28, 2024

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Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC) now invites candidates for these positions that are expected to be filled in September 2024:

Job Description:

This is a position for a person who has enthusiasm in environmental education and protection. The major job responsibility is to work closely with the staff of Whole Person Education Centre School of General Education, to deliver an experiential learning course named “Environmental Awareness” for university students. Furthermore, candidate is expected to teach in full English. Other job duties include:

1. Coordinate events and activities to promote environmental awareness and responsibility;

2. Coordinate off-campus activities in relation to environmental protection in local or overseas;

3. Give advice to students and student societies on their green activities/projects;

4.  Conduct field survey and community study.

Job Requirement

1. Candidate should have a Master degree or PhD in Biological- or Environmental-related subjects such as Green Technology, Sustainability Study, Geographic Information System (GIS), Biology (incl. Zoology and Botany), Geography and Earth Science, Environmental Study, Environmental Engineering, etc.;

2. Good command of both English and Chinese;

3. Having one or more experiences as mentioned below such as overseas learning/working experience, NGO working experience. Experience in organizing green activities and/or environmental-related research;

4. Good communication skill and team spirit;

5. Knowing nature observation e.g. botanical exploration or bird watching is an advantage;

6. Demonstrable agricultural/horticultural knowledge through work or personal interest is an advantage;

7. Graphic and/or publication design skill is a plus.

Benefits and Appointment Terms

Commencing salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance, leave and social insurance. Appointments to these positions will initially be made on a fixed-term contract with mutual agreement.

Closing Date: May 31, 2024

Application Procedures

*Please complete the job application form and upload the requested documents online: https://hrapp.uic.edu.cn/recruit/job/vacancy/JobDetail/889.

*If you failed to submit your application online, please send your application by emailing to recruit@uic.edu.cn. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a completed “Job Application Form” which can be downloaded from https://hro.uic.edu.cn/Job_Opportunities_/Application_Procedure.htm. Please indicate the position being applied for, including the field of expertise, level and reference number.

The College reserves the right not to fill these positions, or to extend the search until suitable candidates are identified or to make an appointment by invitation. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse environment.