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 Digital Arts and Creative Industries
Post Ref.: 23/320)
The Department of Digital Arts and Creative Industries (DA+CI) is an interdisciplinary and innovative learning hub that encompasses a wide range of areas, including film and television, animation, museums and curating, art history, as well as digital arts and immersive media. We offer broad theoretical study and practical training for students seeking careers in Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area's burgeoning creative and cultural industries. The Department of Digital Arts and Creative Industries (DA+CI) currently offers three Undergraduate programmes, BA (Hons) Aminations and Digital Arts, BA (Hons) in Creative Media Industries and BA (Hons) in Visual Studies, and admits between 50-60 undergraduate, MPhil and PhD students each academic year. For more information about the programme, please visit https://www.ln.edu.hk/daci/
Hosted by the Departments of Digital Arts and Creative Industries (DA+CI), the Master of Arts in Curating and Art History (MACAH) offers basic and advanced courses on art histories, curating, and museum studies which collectively constitute the dynamic sector of cultural economy in Hong Kong. For more information about the programme, please visit https://www.ln.edu.hk/daci/macah.
MACAH invites applications for the position of Administrative Officer. The appointee will assist the MA Programme Director and DA+CI Department Head in general administration (e.g. classroom coordination, budget planning, admissions, publicity, etc.). Those who are familiar with marketing, student recruitment and the Hong Kong and Mainland creative industries are especially welcome.
Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor s degree in Art Administration, Business Administration or relevant disciplines; (ii) at least 2 years of experience in academic administration, student recruitment and programme coordination; (iii) fluency in written and spoken English and Chinese (Putonghua and Cantonese); (iv) good command of MS Office, Photoshop, social media and webpage applications; (v) excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and (vi) ability to effectively manage multiple priorities, with competing deadlines.
Salary and Benefits
Commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund and gratuity.
Application Procedure (online application only)
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We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will continue until the post is filled. 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.