Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT), a rapidly growing public higher education institution in Macao devoted entirely to education and training for the tourism and hospitality industry, invites applications for the following teaching posts :

Professor / Assistant Professor / Lecturer / Teaching Assistant / Instructor

Applications for teaching positions of the following subject areas
are welcome for future recruitment
(valid within one year after the submission)

The candidate is expected to engage in research and industry collaboration, and teach/develop one or more of the following subject areas:

  • Tourism
  • Hospitality
  • Business Management Studies (computer, economics, management, accounting, finance, maths, statistics, research methods, human resources management. marketing, tourism and hospitality legislation)
  • Heritage Management
  • Retail Management
  • Tourism Retail & Marketing Management
  • Events Management
  • Languages: English, Mandarin, Japanese
  • Culinary Skills: Western and Asian Cuisine; Pastry and Bakery


must have a PhD degree in the relevant area and at least 4 years of full time teaching experience as Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
must have at least a Master's degree in the relevant area and at least 4 years of full time teaching experience as Lecturer
must have at least a Bachelor's degree in the relevant area, with a grade of ‘Good’ (or equivalent) in the academic report/result
Teaching Assistant
must have at least a Higher Diploma degree in the relevant area, with a grade of ‘Good’ (or equivalent) in the academic report/result
must be at least a secondary graduate and possess certificates of related professional training with duration not less than 2 years or with industry working experience in the relevant area.
Candidates who do not meet the requirements above, or who do not have supporting documents (including graduation certificates, work testimonials issued by current/previous employers, etc.) need not apply for the positions. 

Application and Documents Need to be Submitted:

Applicants should apply online and submit the following required documents in PDF format HERE

  • Copies of graduate certificates of all academic degrees awarded, transcripts, testimonials or other official forms of evidence for the academic qualifications required as above
  • Service certificates, testimonials or other forms of evidence issued by current/previous employers, indicating positions and complete service durations (with exact start dates and end dates) for the current/past full-time teaching experiences in tertiary education institutions or relevant full-time working experiences (Sample here)
  • Identity card or passport copy
  • Full resume
  • Cover letter
  • List of academic journals or articles published (if available) with ISBN 

Required qualifications and teaching experiences which are not supported by certificates, transcripts, testimonials and/or verifiable evidence or no identity card or passport copy provided at the time of application will not be considered

Annual Taxable Remuneration and Benefit:

(Effective from 1 January 2018, according to Law No. 16/2017)

MOP916,300 - MOP1,225,700
Assistant Professor
MOP642,600 - MOP904,400
MOP511,700 - MOP642,600
Teaching Assistant
MOP416,500 - MOP440,300
MOP380,800 - MOP606,900
  • The current local income tax rate ranges from 7% to 12%. Exchange rate: approx. USD1= MOP8
  • The position and remuneration offered will be commensurate with academic qualificationsand professional experience.
  • For benefits and FAQ, please refer to Terms of Appointment and FAQ.

Type of Contract:

Individual Service Contract (個人勞動合同)


The selection panel consists of the Directors of TC or THS, the relevant coordinators and faculty members. Outside members may also be invited. Selection will be based on (1) documentary evaluation, (2) mock teaching and interview.


Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only.

For general enquires, please contact us via on-line enquiry.