Part-Time Lecturers

Job Description


The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was founded by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness through applied research. ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under four Technology Divisions: Communications Technologies, Trust and AI Technologies, Integrated Circuits and Systems, and IoT Sensing and AI Technologies.

It is applied across six core areas which are Smart City, Financial Technologies, Intelligent Manufacturing and Re-Industrialization, Digital Health, Application Specific Integrated Circuits, and Metaverse.

Over the years, ASTRI has nurtured a pool of research, I&T talents and received numerous international awards for its pioneering innovations as well as outstanding business and community contributions. To date, ASTRI has transferred over 800 technologies to the industries and been granted more than 900 patents in the Mainland, the US, and other countries.

To support our constant endeavour to position Hong Kong as a world-class smart city and an international hub of innovation and technology, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

Job Responsibilities

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) is collaborating with City University of Hong Kong and HSBC to launch Fintech Olympiad 2023, which aims at providing a chance for students to discover their talents and ideas for fintech in any industry, as our society and economy steadily transitions into a digital one. This event is a competition open for college and university student of any disciplines in the Great Bay area to join. To better prepare the contestants for the competition, there will be a series of training session provided to enrich their knowledge in Fintech. ASTRI is now looking for dynamic candidates to fill the posts of Part-time Lecturer to teach the courses in:
    • Technologies in Fintech
    • Applications in Fintech
    • Identity and Privacy in Fintech
    • Financial Ethics and Risks
    • Fintech Governance and Regulations
    • Fintech Solution Design


Applicants should possess a Master degree or above in a relevant discipline, preferably with relevant post-qualification teaching experience at tertiary level. They should have extensive experience in providing support on lesson planning for local teachers, as well as in reviewing and endorsing lesson plans. Previous working experience in Fintech field is highly preferred.


Applications are invited for appointment as Part-Time Lecturer to commence from Oct 18, 2022 to Nov 24, 2022.

Interested candidates, please send an application (quoting Ref. No.) with a detailed resume, current and expected hourly rate to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected] by September 30, 2022. The resume should not include any sensitive personal information such as HKID or passport number, photo, etc.

Position offer is subject to the applicant’s experience and academic qualification. The application will be open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

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