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Recruitment: Teaching Assistant in the Common Core Curriculum

Updated: Jul 14, 2022


Applications are invited for the following post:

Applications are invited for appointment as full-time/Part-time Teaching Assistant in the Common Core Curriculum (Global Issues), School of Modern Languages and Cultures (Ref.: SMLC20220630TA) (to commence from August 15, 2022 for five months)

Applicants should possess a good undergraduate and postgraduate degree (a Master’s degree or Ph.D. candidate with ABD status would be an advantage) in one of the following disciplines: Politics / International Relations / Political Philosophy / Law / Area Studies or a related Social Science / Humanities discipline. They should have an excellent command of spoken and written English; with very good presentation, interpersonal and IT skills. They should also be self-motivated and able to work under pressure; and have the ability to work independently and responsibly within a team. The ability to speak a European language would be an advantage.

The appointee will be responsible for course organization, teaching of tutorial groups, and marking assignments. He/She will contribute to teaching as tutor in the CCGL9050 Europe without borders and/or assist in the conduction and organization of the MOOC course (of the same title). Enquiries can be sent to Dr. Stefan Auer (

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a cover letter and an up-to-date C.V. to the School of Modern Languages and Cultures (e-mail to: Review of applications will start on July 15, 2022 until the position is filled. Short listed applicants will need to provide three reference letters. The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.



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