Job ref no.: O/THEi-FST/PTL(AE)/09/21
Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Part-time (Daytime) Lecturer (Aircraft Engineering)

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Department / Section :
Faculty of Science and Technology
Ref. no : O/THEi-FST/PTL(AE)/09/21

The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers 21 innovative degree programmes across our 3 Faculties of Design and Environment, Management and Hospitality and Science and Technology that are vocationally and professionally oriented and developed with significant industry input. All programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and also accredited by the relevant professional bodies where appropriate. THEi prepares Work Ready, Future Ready graduates through our strong applied degree and professional education programmes. All programmes require work integrated learning (WIL) and engage students in active learning pedagogies including a strong focus on project-based learning involving real-world problem solving with and for local industries and professions. THEi is an innovative, professional and entrepreneurial organization with a commitment to greening and sustainability. For more information about our Institute, please visit https://www.thei.edu.hk.

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Dean and engage in delivering lectures, conducting tutorials and supervising students’ projects, preparing teaching materials, assessments and marking schemes, examination invigilation and carrying administrative duties related to the teaching and learning experience within the Faculty.

Requirements:
The successful candidate should have a Master’s degree, preferably a doctoral degree, in Aircraft Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Aviation, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Quality Management or related fields; and at least 4 years’ teaching experience at tertiary level and/or experience in professional practice in the relevant fields. He/she should have good understanding of the development of vocational and professional education and training; good communication skill and good team player; strong commitment to excellence in teaching; good interpersonal and social skills; and high proficiency in English and preferably in Chinese, including Putonghua.

Preference will be given to candidates with:
(i) advance knowledge, solid research or work experience in aerodynamics, flight performance, aircraft design, aircraft sizing, aircraft systems, aircraft structure design, numerical methods/CFD, propeller, reliability, aviation management (Lean/Six Sigma), electrical/electronic engineering, avionics, air legislation and/or human factors;
(ii) proven records of industry work experience in the areas of aviation/aircraft maintenance; and/or
(iii) solid experience and active on research with good publication records would be an advantage.

Notes:
(1) Shortlisted candidates will be required to give a teaching demonstration in English at the interview.
(2) The appointee(s) may be required to work irregular hours and perform duties on Saturdays and Sundays as necessary.
(3) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
(4) The appointee(s) will work on Tsing Yi campus.

APPLICATION
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to The Registry, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, 14/F (South Block), 133 Shing Tai Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, or by e-mail to thei-jobs@vtc.edu.hk. Please specify on the envelope, or in the subject of the e-mail, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post being applied for.

Candidates who would like to submit their applications through email are requested to take note of followings:
(1) Please cite “Application for the Post of Part-time (Daytime) Lecturer (Aircraft Engineering) (Ref. No.: O/THEi-FST/PTL(AE)/09/21)" as the email subject;
(2) Completed application form (with file name as ‘VTC1-FST/PTL(AE)/09/21-applicant’s name’) and detailed curriculum vitae (CV) (with file name as ‘CV-FST-PTL(AE)/09/21-applicant’s name’) should be provided in PDF format with total file size below 10MB.

Closing date for application: 1 November 2021

The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post(s). Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Information on unsuccessful candidates will normally be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise. 

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Job ref no. O/THEi-FST/PTL(AE)/09/21
Salary
Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Part-time
Experience
  • 4 years - 9 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
Education
  • Degree
  • Master's degree