LINGUIST List 15.3483
Mon Dec 13 2004
Jobs: English/General Ling: Chair, Beijing Sport U
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English & General Linguistics: Chair, Beijing Sport University, China
Message 1: English & General Linguistics: Chair, Beijing Sport University, China
From: Hui Tian <bsurecruitmentin-the-gap.com>
Subject: English & General Linguistics: Chair, Beijing Sport University, China
University or Organization: Beijing Sport University
Department: Foreign Languages Department
Job Rank: Chair of Department
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Sports English
Required Language: English (ENG)
Beijing Sport University is China's #1 sport university; in preparation for the
2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, they have opened a new English Department,
specifically focused on training students in Sports English - that is, to be
English-language sports announcers, interviewers, reporters, interpreters, etc.
Begun in September of 2004, the BSU English Department is a young, energetic,
and modern department that seeks to develop the highest quality programs for its
In that regard, we are seeking two different kinds of people to work with us:
linguistic consultants, who will work with us to develop our curriculum and
materials, as well as provide training to Chinese teachers; and English
teachers, to teach our students.
Consultants should have relevant academic degrees, and some previous experience
in curriculum development. Knowledge of sports is highly desireable, but not a
requirement. Should be native-English speaker, or have native-English competency.
Teachers should be native-English speakers, with TESL qualifications, and
previous teaching experience. Previous experience in China, and/or Chinese
language ability, are highly desireable, but not a requirement.
For more detailed job descriptions, and details of contract/compensation,
you can contact us at bsurecruitmentin-the-gap.com
Address for Applications:
Ms. Hui Tian
Foreign Languages Department
Beijing Sport University
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Ms. Hui Tian
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