Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties and the School of Interdisciplinary Studies, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in the areas of Arts, Business and Social Sciences, and the broad curriculum covers an array of general education, interdisciplinary and science courses. The School of Graduate Studies offers research and taught postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines, and provides professional education for the wider society. Lingnan s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience.
Applications are now invited for the following post:
Department of Philosophy
Post Ref.: 22/349
The appointee will be required to teach the course Ethics: The Chinese Tradition at undergraduate level in Term 2, 2022-23. Please find the course details here: https://www.ln.edu.hk/philoso/programme/info/22-23/PHI3232.pdf. The medium of instruction can be Cantonese or English.
Candidates should preferably have a doctoral degree in Philosophy with relevant teaching experience. We particularly welcome candidates working on Chinese philosophy and ethics. Applicants are required to provide information on their evidence of quality teaching. The appointee should be able to take up teaching duties, prepare and score formative and summative student assignments, and be available to join programme committees discussing examination matters as appropriate. Applicants with an MA degree, equipped with substantial teaching would also be actively considered.
The conditions of appointment will be competitive. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be made on a fixed-term basis.
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We are an equal opportunities employer. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.