LINGUIST List 16.730

Fri Mar 11 2005

Jobs: Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University

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        1.    Scott Caithness, Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland


Message 1: Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland

Date: 11-Mar-2005
From: Scott Caithness <scaithnessbarker-scot.com>
Subject: Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland


University or Organization: Heriot-Watt University
Department: Department of Languages and Intercultural Studies
Job Rank: Chair of Department
Specialty Areas: Translation
Required Language(s):
Arabic, Standard (ABV)
Chinese, Mandarin (CHN)
English (ENG)
French (FRN)
German, Standard (GER)
Greek (GRK)
Spanish (SPN)


Description:

For over 30 years Heriot Watt University has been the home to excellence in
training in Interpreting and Translating. The School is now a forum for
world-wide debate on these disciplines and provides the focus for research
into interpreting and translating in Scotland.

You will be expected to provide academic leadership at international level,
pursue collaborative research projects and contribute your knowledge of
teaching methodologies in your field of expertise to teaching and
postgraduate supervision in the School.

With an international reputation in one or more areas of Translation
Studies, you will have an outstanding publication record and be able to
demonstrate a proven track record of attracting external funding. You
should have near-native command of at least two and a high level of
proficiency of a third language out of the following: Arabic, Chinese,
English, French, German, Greek or Spanish.

For application details please mail or call Carrie Evenhousy and quote ref:
40/04/MO.


Address for Applications:

Carrie Evenhousy
Human Resources Office
Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh EH14 4AS
United Kingdom

Application Deadline: 29-Apr-2005

Contact Information:

Carrie Evenhousy
Email: hrhw.ac.uk
Phone: 0131 451 3475 (24 hours)
Minicom: 0131 451 821


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