Part-time Teaching Assistant (Ref. 17-PTTA-279-J)
School of Arts and Social Sciences (A&SS)
Established by the Hong Kong Government in 1989 as a provider of distance education, OUHK began offering full-time face-to-face degree programmes in 2001. Over the years we have grown into a leader in open and flexible education in the Asia Pacific region, and our full-time face-to-face programmes for qualified secondary school leavers are on par with other established universities across Hong Kong. OUHK today is a young, dynamic, full-fledged university.
The University strives to be a leader in providing open and flexible education to all, and to excel as a provider of higher education. To advance learning, knowledge, and research that meet students’ learning aspirations and society’s talent needs, focusing on practical and professional programmes. As a multi-mode university, we use innovative teaching and the latest education technology to offer world class education, guided by our core values of fairness, integrity, perseverance, and innovation.
Today we have over 9,500 full-time and 10,000 part-time students in the four Schools at the OUHK with about 220 programmes of studies. In addition, there are about 2,500 full-time/part-time students studying in LiPACE.
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the School of Arts and Social Sciences:
Part-time Teaching Assistant (Ref: 17-PTTA-279-J)
Duties & Requirements
The appointee(s) will be required to assist in, and where necessary, undertake course planning, development, co-ordination and delivery of the full-time face-to-face undergraduate programmes. Major duties include conducting tutorials, marking assignments/examination scripts and performing other related teaching and administrative duties. Requirements for relevant course are as follows:
Mobile Culture and Communication in the Digital Era
Applicants should possess a recognized degree in digital media, mobile culture, communication or a relevant discipline, with a focus on digital culture and mobile communication for contemporary information society and creative economy. Preference will be given to those with a relevant higher degree and teaching experience at tertiary level.
The appointee(s) will be required to work during daytime on campus for the period from September 2017 to January 2018 for a maximum of 17 hours per week.
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidate(s) will be appointed on a temporary part-time fixed term contract. Benefits will be provided in accordance with the statutory provisions.
Please complete the “Application Form for Temporary / Part-time Employment”, which is obtainable from the University's website (http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/jobs), and send it together with your C.V. to the School of Arts and Social Sciences by e-mail (email@example.com) (Please quote the reference number in your application).
Deadline: 14 September 2017