Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Chinese Language and Literature – School of Humanities and Social Science (Ref. AC2022/047/01)

June 29, 2022

Job Description

School of Humanities and Social Science invites applications and nominations for:

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Chinese Language and Literature

Humanities and Social Science


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Humanities and Social Science

  1. a Ph.D. in Chinese language and literature or a related field;
  2. proven record of teaching excellence at tertiary level;
  3. a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship;
  4. excellent communication skills in Putonghua and a good command of written and spoken English.


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. teaching University Core Chinese courses to all undergraduates, and possibly also other University elective courses related to Chinese culture and literature;
  2. designing e-learning materials;
  3. assisting in curriculum development and administrative assignments.

The appointee is expected to commence work in August 2022. A Ph.D. must be in hand prior to taking up the appointment.


Salary & Benefits

Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be made under the establishment of CUHK, Shenzhen and statutory benefits will be provided according to the prevailing labor laws applicable in the People’s Republic of China. The appointee will be based at the University campus in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China. Successful applicants can also apply for additional benefits through high-talent schemes at the Guangdong provincial level, the Shenzhen city level, and the Longgang district level.


Application Procedure

Applicants should apply online at http://academicrecruit.cuhk.edu.cn/hss and upload up-to-date CV, certification of all degrees and teaching evaluation report. Applicants will be required to arrange three recommendation letters after being shortlisted.

Applications will be reviewed immediately and considered until the post is filled.


About The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen is established in accordance with the Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on Chinese-foreign Cooperation in Running Schools upon approval of the Ministry of Education. It inherits the educational philosophy and academic systems of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. It is intended to evolve into a world-class research university with strong international orientation. It is committed to nurturing high-end talents with a global perspective, Chinese cultural tradition and social responsibility.