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Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Medical Laboratory Science
Tung Wah College

Date Posted Dec. 2, 2019
Title Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Medical Laboratory Science
University Tung Wah College
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Department School of Medical and Health Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Nov. 29, 2019
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Medicine/Laboratory Medicine
    Immunology & Infectious Diseases
    Health Sciences - General

The appointee will support all aspects of academic activities through teaching, research, and consultancy; contribute to the planning, formulation and implementation of the College and School’s strategic initiatives and development; participate in programme development and validation exercises; take up responsibilities in academic and departmental administration and clinical teaching; guide / facilitate the College in enhancing its visibility and strengthening its local and international connections; take the initiative in promoting good teaching and collaborative research; liaise with external bodies for job placements and professional development; engage in research and have publication output, in accordance with the workload requirements of the College; perform scholarly activities; increase the publication output and raise the level of consultancies in respective discipline(s); oversee / perform other academic activities including academic advising, examination and assessment, student recruitment, committee works, whole person development activities of students; undertake professional service to external professional body / organization and provide public services to the community.

Applicants should possess a PhD degree / Professional Doctorate in a relevant discipline with not less than 7 years (for Associate Professor) or 3 years (for Assistant Professor) of substantial relevant experience in teaching and research in healthcare in the tertiary education sector, programme development and / or programme leadership; an international reputation in high quality scholarship and research outputs and publications in journals with high impact in the relevant discipline; and a demonstrated solid teaching record.

Applicants must hold registration and a valid practicing certificate with the Medical Laboratory Technologist Board of HKSAR together with not less than 7 years (for Associate Professor) or 5 years (for Assistant Professor) of relevant clinical laboratory / teaching experience in Chemical Pathology and Clinical Immunology. Registration with other statutory professional board or council may also be considered. Applicants must provide details on how the registration obtained.

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, please submit your application letter, resume and a completed application form (available at…) by mail to the Human Resources Office, Tung Wah College, 90A Shantung Street, Mongkok, Kowloon or email to Please quote the reference number of the post in the application letter and on the envelope. The College reserves the right to fill or not to fill the post. Applicants who are not contacted by the College 4 months after the application deadline may consider their applications unsuccessful.

Application Deadline: Open until filled

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Contact Information

  • Ms. Shirley NG
    Human Resources Office
    Tung Wah College
    90A, Shantung Street, Mongkok, Kowloon
    Hong Kong
    Hong Kong


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