UIC now invites candidates for this position which is expected to be filled in September 2021:
Candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Casework, Counselling, Working with Children and Families, Elderly Care, Hospice Care. The candidate is required to teach social work subjects, supervise students for their fieldwork practice as well as their final year projects, and carry out administrative responsibilities as necessary.
Candidates should have a PhD degree or Doctorate Degree of Social Work. Successful candidates are expected to be committed to excellence in undergraduate or postgraduate teaching and research. Preference will be given to candidates who can undertake independent research leading to outstanding outcomes, including publications in high quality international-refereed journals. Candidates who have 5 years in direct service are to be favorably considered. Candidate may have to supervise social work students both in Hong Kong and in China during term time (concurrent placement) and in summer time (block placement). For candidates from Hong Kong, they must be Registered Social Workers (RSW) approved by the Hong Kong Social Workers Registration Board.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance, leave and social insurance.
Appointment to this position will initially be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Continuation of appointment beyond the initial term will be subject to mutual agreement.