FAH-DPORT: Call for Applications – Teaching Fellow of Portuguese Language 2019/2020

28 Mar 2019

Teaching Fellow of Portuguese Language

Portuguese Language

(Reference No.: FAH/DPORT/TF/03/2019)

Academic Staff

The Department of Portuguese of University of Macau is seeking qualified individuals for anticipated positions as ‘Teaching Fellow’. The purpose of the teaching fellow program is to provide Master’s degree graduates in Translation Studies, Second Language Acquisition in Portuguese or Applied Linguistics in Portuguese (or closely related field) with: a) teaching experience; b) the opportunity to work with faculty and the Department of Portuguese on special projects in an area of professional interest or expertise engagement in language and cultural exchange.


Applicants should have a recent Master’s degree in a related field (e.g. Translation Studies, Second Language Acquisition in Portuguese, or Applied Linguistics in Portuguese) from an accredited program. Bilingual applicants in Portuguese and Chinese with experience in teaching Portuguese is highly preferred. A good command of English language is desirable.

The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in mid-August 2019.

Position and Remuneration

The position offered and taxable salary ranged from MOP20,480 to MOP28,670 (USD1 approx. = MOP8) shall be determined according to the appointee’s academic qualifications, current position, and professional experience.

Teaching duty is required.

Application Procedure

Applicants should visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/ for more details, and apply ONLINE. The application should include 1) a cover letter and an updated English curriculum vitae; 2) at least 3 recommendation letters; 3) teaching evaluations of recent two years (if any); 4) academic certificates and 5) graduate transcripts. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they were 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://career.admo.um.edu.mo/;  Email: vacancy@um.edu.mo

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***

** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**

Please visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/fah_dport_tf_03_2019/ for details and application