School of Architecture, CUHK
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Project Assistant (Visual Communication & Digital Marketing) – (220000XU)

The appointee will be responsible for

  • designing and consolidating visual communication materials for the School, including but not limited to posters, leaflets, banners, yearbooks, social media posts, website multimedia;
  • assisting in the development and production of online courses / digital marketing materials for the School;
  • providing administrative and logistics support to School events, admissions and media activities; and
  • performing other tasks as assigned.

Applicants should have/be

  • completed secondary education, preferably with post-secondary qualification(s) in Creative Media / Communication Design / Graphic Design / Multimedia Design or related discipline;
  • at least 5 passes in HKCEE (including Grade E/Level 2 or above in Chinese, and Grade D/Level 3 or above in English (Syllabus B) and Mathematics); OR any combination of results in at least 5 HKDSE subjects (including Level 2 or above in Chinese, and Level 3 or above in English and Mathematics): Level 2 or above in NSS subjects, “Attained” or above in AL subjects (subject to a maximum of 2 subjects), and Grade E or above in Other Language subjects;
  • fast and accurate typing skill;
  • good aesthetic sense;
  • knowledge of photography, graphic design and video editing software (proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Aftereffect etc.)
  • a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua);
  • good organisational, interpersonal and communication skills;
  • an open, innovative, self-motivated and responsible attitude;
  • a positive team player; and
  • the ability to work independently and efficiently under pressure.
  • Experience in project management and digital marketing will be advantageous. Applicants are encouraged to submit a portfolio showcasing their past graphic and/or multimedia works.

Applicants must submit copies of certificates of HKCEE / HKDSE / post-secondary qualifications showing that they have fulfilled the language requirements and/or academic qualifications stated above, otherwise their applications will NOT be considered.

Appointment will initially be made on a 2-year contract with contract-end gratuity commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

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Lecturer(s)  (220000JN)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong is one of the world’s leading universities. Its location makes it one of the most exciting places to research on and teach architecture. The School of Architecture has a world class, research-led and professionally connected learning environment. It embraces new approaches to architectural education and cross-disciplinary research that impact on the society and profession.

The School is seeking outstanding candidates to make significant contributions to teaching, to both diversify its portfolio and support its existing strengths in professional architectural education. The appointees will deliver teaching for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, while contributing to the administration and development of the School.  Applicants should have (i) a Master degree or above in architecture, and those with only a Master degree should additionally possess post-qualification practical experience in architecture  of minimum 4 years (if with professional registration) or minimum 6 years (if without professional registration); (ii) an excellent track record of studio teaching; and (iii) experience in teaching architecture history and theory courses will be a plus.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing January 2023, renewable subject to performance and mutual agreement.

Applicants should complete the online application form together with a letter of interest, CV, portfolio, and names/e-mail addresses of three referees with consent for providing references. Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications and experience.

The School of Architecture is actively building a more diverse and inclusive environment. Qualified individuals from underrepresented sections of society are encouraged to apply.

To explore the posts further, please contact Ms. Sylvia Kwok, School Manager of the School of Architecture, at arc.appointment@cuhk.edu.hk.

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Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)  (210002AH)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong is one of the world’s leading universities. Its location makes it one of the most exciting places to research on and teach architecture.

The School of Architecture has a world-class, research-led and professionally connected learning environment. It embraces new approaches to architectural education and cross-disciplinary research that impact on the society and profession.

The School has an ambitious growth plan and has created a number of opportunities for new professoriate staff. The School is seeking outstanding candidates to make significant contributions to research and teaching, to both diversify its portfolio and support its existing strengths in professional architectural and urban design education and scholarship.

The appointees will drive forward a research agenda and deliver teaching for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, while building research collaborations within the University and beyond. They will be key players in the School’s agenda on architecture, cities and environments.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Architecture or Urbanism. A distinguished record of research and an excellent track record of studio teaching are essential. Applicants with international recognition in practice will be highly appreciated. Preference will be given to candidates with research record in the following areas:

  • Architecture History and Theory
  • Structure and Building Systems
  • Sustainability, Environment and Ecology

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing July / August 2022, which, subject to performance, funding availability and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.  Outstanding candidates for full Professor rank may be specially considered for substantive appointment forthwith.

To apply for the posts, please complete the online application form, and submit a letter of interest, CV, portfolio (if appropriate), together with names/e-mail addresses of three referees with consent for providing references. Appointment level and salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications and experience.

The CUHK School of Architecture is actively building a more diverse and inclusive environment. Qualified individuals from underrepresented sections of society are encouraged to apply. To explore the School and the posts further, please contact Ms. Sylvia Kwok, School Manager at Tel: +852 3943 6519 or arc.appointment@cuhk.edu.hk.

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Research Assistant Professors  (210002E1)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong is one of the world’s leading universities. Its location makes it one of the most exciting places to research and teach architecture.

The School of Architecture is a world-class, research-led and professionally connected learning environment. We embrace innovative approaches to architectural education and cross-disciplinary research that impact on society and the profession.

We have an ambitious growth plan and are now seeking outstanding candidates to make significant contributions to both diversify our portfolio and support our existing strengths in architectural scholarship. You will drive forward a research agenda related to our strategic areas and develop research collaborations within the wider University and beyond. You will be a key player in the School’s agendas around architecture, cities and environments, and make positive contributions to the development of Hong Kong and the wider region, responding to opportunities and challenges in existing frameworks, such as HK2030+, UN SDGs, and New Urban Agenda.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in a subject area relevant to architecture and urbanism. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in teaching and distinguished record of research or practice in the following areas:

  • Digital Design and Analytics
  • Sustainability and Healthy Cities

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years, renewable subject to mailto:arc.appointment@cuhk.edu.hkmutual agreement.

To explore the School and the posts further, please contact Ms. Sylvia Kwok, School Manager, at Tel: +852 3943 6519 or arc.appointment@cuhk.edu.hk.

To apply for the posts, please complete the online application form, and submit a letter of interest, CV, a research plan with evidence of and potential for independent research, portfolio (if appropriate), together with names/e-mail addresses of three referees from whom consent has been given to the applicant for providing references. Appointment level and salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications and experience.  

The CUHK School of Architecture is actively building a more diverse and inclusive environment. Qualified individuals from underrepresented sections of society are encouraged to apply.

Apply online


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