25.3415, Jobs: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Applied Linguistics; Chair of Department, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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Subject: 25.3415, Jobs: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Applied Linguistics; Chair of Department, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:54:42
From:  Ms Phoebe Lo [hrsccbs at polyu.edu.hk]
Subject: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Applied Linguistics; Chair of Department, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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University or Organization: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 
Department: Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies
Job Location: Kowloon, Hong Kong 
Web Address: http://www.cbs.polyu.edu.hk/
Job Title: Head of Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies (Ref: 14081505)
Job Rank: Chair of Department

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics 

Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                      English (eng) 


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is one of the largest 
government-funded universities in Hong Kong.  It offers programmes 
at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees.  
It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,250.  The total 
consolidated expenditure budget of the University is about HK$5 
billion (US$1 = HK$7.8 approximately) per year.  Committed to 
academic excellence in a professional context, PolyU aspires to 
become a world-class university with an emphasis on the application 
value of its programmes and research.  Its vision is to become a 
leading university that excels in professional education, applied 
research and partnership for the betterment of Hong Kong, the nation 
and the world.

The University is now inviting applications and nominations for the 
following post:

Head of Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies (Ref: 14081505)
The successful candidate will be appointed as Chair 
Professor/Professor, commensurate with his/her qualifications and 
experience, and hold a concurrent headship appointment.  The 
headship appointment is normally for an aggregate period of six years 
in two three-year terms of office.  Post specification of the above 
position can be obtained from 
Other suitable candidate(s), if deemed appropriate by the University, 
may be appointed as Chair Professor/Professor.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service:
Terms of appointment and remuneration package are negotiable and 
highly competitive.  

Applicants are invited to send detailed curriculum vitae with the names 
and addresses of three referees and direct any enquiries to the Human 
Resources Office (address below), quoting the position applied for and 
the reference number.  Recruitment will continue until the position is 
filled.  Initial consideration of applications will commence in November 
2014.  Candidature may be obtained by nomination.  The University 
reserves the right not to fill the position or to make an appointment by 
invitation.  General information about the University and the 
Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies is available on the 
University’s Homepage http://www.polyu.edu.hk and 
http://www.cbs.polyu.edu.hk/ respectively or from the Human 
Resources Office [Tel: (852) 2766 5041].  The University Personal 
Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at 

Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2014 
Mailing Address for Applications:
	Human Resources Office 
	13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower 
	The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 
	Hung Hom 
	Hong Kong  
Contact Information
	Ms Phoebe Lo 
	Email: hrsccbs at polyu.edu.hk 
	Fax: (852) 2764 3374 

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