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MFA adjunct teaching positions in the School of English

The School of English invites applicants for adjunct teaching positions in our graduate programme to teach on a per-course basis. This job posting is intended to serve as a means of meeting prospective part-time lecturers to teach courses in The MFA at HKU, beginning potentially in the spring semester January 2020, and for possible openings thereafter.

Applicants should have in hand by January 2020 a completed MFA or PhD in Creative Writing, along with substantial publications in their chosen genre, including at least one book from a local or international press. Candidates with strong teaching experience are preferred, but no formal teaching degree is required.

For application, please submit 1) a cover letter indicating your area of expertise, along with 2) an up-to-date CV to the Chair of Creative Writing & Theatre, Page Richards: in the School of English. Selected candidates will be invited to interview, whether on campus or by Skype, if long-distance.

If you have any other inquiries on MFA admissions, please contact Ms. Connie Kong at in the School of English. Information about the School of English can be found at

Further information regarding the graduate programme can be found at

Last updated: 25 September 2019