Lecturer (Criminology) (at the rank of Programme Manager)


Job Description

Lecturer (Criminology) (at the rank of Programme Manager)

Location: Kwai Hing

As one of the five academic units of the OUHK, the LiPACE is a dynamic, market-oriented and fast growing continuing education provider. With the mission of promoting life-long learning, the LiPACE offers a variety of flexible and high-quality educational opportunities, with an emphasis on face-to-face teaching, to the public for personal development, career advancement and appreciation of life. These include professional and training programmes, full-time programmes (e.g. Diploma Yi Jin, Diploma and Higher Diploma), full-time/part-time degree and masters programmes in collaboration with overseas institutions, and the Capacity Building Mileage Programme (a flexible learning project designed to equip women with a positive mindset and develop their potentials) in collaboration with the Women’s Commission.

We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the LiPACE:

Lecturer (Criminology) (at the rank of Programme Manager) (Ref: 16-PM-282-O)


The appointee will be required to undertake programme/course planning, development, coordination and delivery (including classroom teaching).He/she will also be engaged in professional activities and participate in Institute/University activities.


Applicants should normally possess a higher degree in Criminology, Police Studies or a related discipline with professional qualifications in such subject areas. Relevant professional experience in the related subject areas and/or teaching/administration experience in tertiary/continuing education is required. He/she should also possess good interpersonal skills and be proficient in both Chinese (preferably including Putonghua) and English. Applicants with less experience will be considered for the post of Assistant Lecturer (at the rank of Programme Officer).

Terms of Appointment

Successful candidatewill be appointed on a full-time fixed term contract. Fringe benefits will include annual leave, medical & dental benefits, life insurance coverage and gratuity, where applicable. A variable pay may also be granted on the basis of performance.

Application Procedures

Please complete the “Application Form”, which is obtainable from the University's website (http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/jobs), and send it together with your CV and names of 3 referees to the Human Resources Unit, The Open University of Hong Kong by e-mail ([email redacted, apply via Jobable]) (Please quote the reference number in your application).

Deadline:     5 October 2016

General information about the University is available on the University’s website http://www.ouhk.edu.hk. Personal data provided by job applicants will be handled strictly in accordance with the University’s Personal Data Privacy Policy. The “Personal Data (Privacy) Notice for Job Applicant” is also available on the above website. Applicants who are not contacted by the University by the end of January 2017 may consider their applications unsuccessful.

Employment TypeContract
Education LevelHigher Diploma / Associate Degree
The Open University of Hong KongEducation and Childcare

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