Job ref no.: 18/125/CT
Lingnan University

Programme Assistant (Post Ref.: 18/125/CT)

Lingnan University

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions.  It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement.  With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences.  Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience.  The University also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines.  Applications are now invited for the following post:

Programme Assistant
Department of Philosophy
(Post Ref.: 18/125/CT)

The appointee will mainly serve the Master of Arts in Practical Philosophy Programme (MAPP).  He/she is expected to perform clerical and administrative duties for the MAPP and for the Department.  He/she will be responsible for (i) handling MAPP student matters, reception service, and general office operations; (ii) updating and maintaining websites; (iii) assisting in seminars and other student activities;  (iv) providing clerical assistance to research projects.  He/she will also be required to perform other duties as assigned by the Programme Director and the Head of Department.

Applicants should have (i) a Diploma / an Associate Degree / a Degree or an equivalent qualification; (ii) one to two years' working experience (fresh graduates are also welcome to apply); (iii) general knowledge in using Dreamweaver, Photoshop, etc.; (iv) the ability to write and speak effectively in English, Putonghua, and Cantonese.

Salary and Benefits
Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits and mandatory provident fund. Appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year. 

Application Procedure
Applicants are invited to send a cover letter, a resume and a completed application form (Form R2 which is obtainable at to the Human Resources Office, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong by post or by email: (as attachment in MS Word format) by 13 July 2018.  Please quote the reference number of the post in all correspondence.  Further information on the University and its programmes and activities can be found on the University’s web site :  Enquiries can be directed to .

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search.  We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

More job information
Job ref no. 18/125/CT (CT3116692-01#0001)
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Tuen Mun
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 2 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Diploma or equivalent
  • Asso. Deg or High Dip
  • Degree