LINGUIST List 15.586

Fri Feb 13 2004

Jobs: Chinese Historical Ling: Full Prof, Hong Kong

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  1. hmiris, Chinese Historical Linguistics: Full Prof, Hong Kong

Message 1: Chinese Historical Linguistics: Full Prof, Hong Kong

Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2004 03:02:46 -0500 (EST)
From: hmiris <>
Subject: Chinese Historical Linguistics: Full Prof, Hong Kong

University or Organization: Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Department: Division of Humanities
Rank of Job: Full Professor
Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics, Linguistic Theories,
		 Cantonese Linguistics
Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (Code = CHN)



Division of Humanities
Faculty Position

The Division of Humanities provides a wide range of general education
in undergraduates and advanced training in MA, MPhil and PhD degree
programs in literature, linguistics, history and anthropology, and
philosophy and religion. The essential medium of instruction is
English. The University's retirement age is 65.

Nominations and applications are invited for a full professor
appointment in Chinese linguistics. Minimum qualifications include an
earned doctorate and a distinguished record of scholarship, teaching
and service. Candidates must demonstrate international recognition of
leadership in the field. Preference will be given to those whose
research is in Cantonese linguistics with a strong theoretical
orientation and/or in areas of expertise that complement existing
strengths of the faculty.

Salary is highly competitive. Starting salary will be commensurate
with experience. Fringe benefits include medical/dental benefits, and
annual leave; housing will also be provided where applicable.
Appointment to begin in January 2005. Applications should be sent with
a curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to: Search Committee
Chair, Division of Humanities, The Hong Kong University of Science and
Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong by Wednesday, 31 March

(Information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and
other employment-related purposes.)

Address for Applications:

 Attn: Professor William Tay
 Chair, Search Committee, Division of Humanities, HKUST
 Clear Water Bay, Kowloon
 Hong Kong 

	Applications are due by 31-Mar-2004

Contact Information:
 Professor William Tay
 Fax: (852)23581469

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