The University of Macau (UMacau) is the flagship public university in Macao, which gives it a unique advantage when pursuing the goal of becoming a world-class university with regional characteristics. English is its working language. In recent years, the university has made great progress in various areas, gaining increasing international recognition for its teaching, research, and community service. To better support higher education development in Macao and to meet society’s ever-increasing demand for high-quality professionals, the university relocated to a new campus of approximately 1.09 square kilometres in August 2014. With a state-of-the-art campus, the implementation of Asia’s largest residential college system, the establishment of new faculties and well-equipped laboratories, the increasing number of students and faculty members recruited from around the world, UMacau possesses great potential and provides exciting new possibilities for professional development.
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities invites applications for the position of Macao Fellow equivalent to Lecturer in the academic system on a 3-year contract basis in relevant areas of Arts and Humanities in Chinese, English, Portuguese, Japanese, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Translation and Second Language Aquisition.
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is composed of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, English, Portuguese, the Centre for Japanese Studies, the English Language Centre and the Philosophy and Religious Studies Programme. The Faculty also has a very important place for Translation and is an important contributor to the University-wide programme in General Education. More information about the Faculty is available at https://fah.umac.mo/.
1. Macao permanent resident;
2. Master’s degree holder or above, doctoral degree holder from a reputable university is strongly preferable.
Successful recruits may be requested to seek visiting appointments at a reputable research or academic institution outside Macao for enhancement on their qualifications and professional experience, as well as their opportunities for research and publications. Upon meeting a satisfactory level of performance assessment and having suitable qualification at the end of the initial 3-year contract, the appointees will be expected to apply for the position of Assistant Professor of UMacau via open recruitment.
The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in January 2018.
Position and Remuneration
Remuneration and appointment rank offered will be competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification, current position and professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% - 7% after various discretionary exemptions.
Applicants should visit http://www.umac.mo/career for more details, and apply ONLINE at Career@UM (https://isw.umac.mo/recruitment) (Ref. No.: FAH/MF/09/2018). Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they are not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.
Human Resources Section, Office of Administration
University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Website: https://isw.umac.mo/recruitment; Email: email@example.com
Tel: +853 8822 8553; Fax: +853 8822 2412
The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.
**Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only***