The Chinese University of Hong Kong
events & news

美国求职系列 - 教育篇网上讲座

活动名称: 美国求职系列 - 教育篇网上讲座
主办单位名称: 南加州香港中文大学校友会
位置: 香港
日期: 2021-10-10 - 2021-10-10
活动时间: 9:00 am

“Pursuing a Career in Education in the USA”
October 9, 2021 (Saturday) - 6:00 pm Pacific Time (USA and Canada)
October 10, 2021 (Sunday) - 9:00 am – Hong Kong Time

A career in education is uniquely challenging, yet especially rewarding. If you want to help people learn and grow, then a career in teaching could be for you. Teaching is a great career choice for anyone who loves working with people and also provides a sense of job security.

“A Career as a Teacher”
• The Education System in California
• Differences between the U.S. and Hong Kong Education System
• How to Become a Public School Teacher in California

Featured Speaker: Raymond Che 車為民
1970: B.Sc. CUHK (Major in Chemistry, Minor in Physics)
1975: Diploma in Education CUHK (1st Major: Chemistry; 2nd Major: Physics)
1997-1999: M.A. California State University-Los Angeles (Educational Administration)
1970-1991: Secondary School Teacher in Hong Kong
1979-1991: Physics Department Head
1993-2002: Junior High School Teacher in California
2002-2003: Junior High School Assistant Principal
2003-2006: Elementary School Principal

“An Academic Career in a U.S. University – A College of Business Professor’s Perspective”
• Academic Degree Preparation
• Types of University – Balanced vs Research
• Teaching Loads and Publication Requirements
• Performance Evaluation Criteria
• Tenure Considerations
• Potential Academic Paths

Featured Speaker: Dr. Kwok K. (Kern) Kwong, Ph.D. 鄺國強
Dr. Kern Kwong is currently a Full Professor and Former Chairman of the Department of Management, College of Business and Economics at California State University – Los Angeles (CSULA). Dr. Kwong received his bachelor’s degree (Economics) from CUHK in 1980, MBA (International Business) and Ph.D (Operations Management/Strategic Management) from Georgia State University in 1986. He started his teaching position as an assistant professor at CSULA in 1986. He has been a tenured full professor in Management since 1991 at CSULA. He has published more than 70 articles and books and made more than 40 presentations in
professional conferences.


Advance Registration by

In your RSVP email, please provide your name, college, year of graduation, and country with state or province of residence. Registered Participants will receive the Meeting ID and Passcode for the Zoom Webinar towards the event date. Please contact CUHKAASC by email if you have any questions.