Assistant Professor, Department of Literature and Cultural Studies (Ref: AsstProf/LCS/0321)

The Department primarily seeks an expert in classical Chinese fiction and/or classical Chinese drama. Additional interests in areas like Chinese values and culture, cultural heritage or art history would be valuable to the Department and the Faculty. Candidates with a demonstrated investment in innovative pedagogy, including teaching with technology, are especially welcome to apply.


Applicants must have a Doctoral Degree and must be able to demonstrate an active research agenda.


The candidate will be responsible for teaching courses across the field of classical Chinese literature and culture. They will also be responsible for service to academic programmes, the Department, and the Faculty. The expected start date will be around August 2021.

How to apply: 

Application Forms are obtainable from (a); or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to [email protected] or by post to the above address. Review of applications will start from 16 March 2021, and will continue until the post is filled. Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application” on the envelope. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to

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Length of contract: 
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. Fringe benefits include contract-end gratuity, leave, medical and dental benefits, and where applicable, housing benefits.
Type of position: 
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience