Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Engineering

The Hong Kong Metropolitan University

Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Metropolitan University (HKMU), formerly The Open University of Hong Kong, is a modern, vibrant and dynamic university. We use innovative teaching and education technology to offer world-class education. The University also pursues strategic research in response to the needs of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), the rest of the country, and the world.


To spearhead the development of higher education in the GBA, HKMU has been working closely with the Zhaoqing Municipal Government and Zhaoqing University to establish the Hong Kong Metropolitan University (Zhaoqing) (MUZQ), pending the approval of the Ministry of Education.


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We are now inviting suitable candidate(s) to join us in the School of Science & Technology for the following post(s):


Assistant Professor / Senior Lecturer / Lecturer (Ref. No.: 21001I2)


Major Duties and Responsibilities

The appointee shall mainly be responsible for the following:


  • Undertaking course planning, development, coordination and delivery (including classroom, laboratory class and field-based teaching) in related disciplines at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels (for Assistant Professor / Senior Lecturer);
  • Providing assistance in the course planning, development, coordination and delivery (including classroom, laboratory class and field-based teaching) in related disciplines (for Lecturer);
  • Undertaking / engaging in academic research and academic-industrial collaboration (for Assistant Professor);
  • Providing assistance in programme promotion activities;
  • Engaging in scholarly and student development activities; and
  • Participating in School / University activities and administration.



Candidates should possess the following qualifications, experience and competence:


  • A doctoral degree in Building Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Structural Engineering, Construction Engineering or a related discipline;
  • A professional qualification is an advantage;
  • Competence in teaching / professional experience including programme development and course administration;
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to use English as the medium of instruction; and
  • A record of research, involvement in professional and community activities are required (for Assistant Professor).


The level of appointment depends on the candidate’s academic background, experience and competence in academic leadership, teaching, research, scholarly publications, etc.

Please indicate in your CV for the position(s) that you wish to be considered.

Terms and Conditions for Appointment

An attractive remuneration package, including basic salary, an end-of-contract gratuity, and a discretionary incentive payment, where applicable, will be offered to the right candidates. Generous annual leave, staff-development sponsorships, medical and dental benefits, and life insurance coverage will also be provided.


To Apply

Candidates who are interested in joining us may submit their applications via the University’s eRecruitment System.



Closing date of application: 15 September 2021


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