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Tue Sep 08 2009
Jobs: Spanish; Lang Education & Pedagogy: Lecturer, U of Queensland
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Spanish & Language Education and Pedagogy: Lecturer, The University of Queensland, Australia
Message 1: Spanish & Language Education and Pedagogy: Lecturer, The University of Queensland, Australia
From: Janeane Bertenshaw <j.bertenshawuq.edu.au>
Subject: Spanish & Language Education and Pedagogy: Lecturer, The University of Queensland, Australia
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University or Organization: The University of Queensland
Department: School of Languages & Comparative Cultural Studies
Job Location: Brisbane, Australia
Web Address: http://www.slccs.uq.edu.au
Job Rank: Lecturer
Specialty Areas: Language Education and Pedagogy
Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)
Lecturer B in Spanish
School of Languages and Comparative Cultural Studies, UQ St Lucia
Excellent Opportunity for early career or more established staff to work in
a stimulating and challenging teaching and research team environment.
The School of Languages and Comparative Cultural Studies is one of the
largest Schools of this type in Australia, with some 46 academic staff
teaching and researching in eight languages: Chinese (Mandarin), French,
German, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Spanish. The School
also offers undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Applied Linguistics,
Linguistics and TESOL as well as translation and interpreting in both
Chinese and Japanese as part of its comprehensive languages and studies
The program in Spanish places particular emphasis in its teaching and
research on Contemporary Cultural Studies, including literature, film and
gender studies. The program has a successful record of ARC and externally
funded research. It maintains strong links with governments and
universities of Spanish-speaking countries. The program engages actively
in the promotion of the Spanish language at all levels of education in
With a staff of 46 academic staff that are widely published internationally
and have extensive research backgrounds, the School is looking to make a
new appointment to contribute to existing research strengths and establish
new directions within the School.
Details of the School and the research interests of its academic staff may
be accessed on the school's web site at http://www.arts.uq.edu.au/slccs/
The Role: In the role of Lecturer in Spanish, you will be expected to
teach, undertake research, supervise research students and carry out
administrative duties within the School.
The Person: You should possess a research higher degree, preferably a
PhD, in an area of Spanish language or Hispanic Studies and have native or
near-native fluency in both Spanish and English. You should also be able
to show evidence of a successful teaching, administrative, ongoing research
and publication profile.
Remuneration: This is a full-time, continuing appointment at Academic
level B. The remuneration package will be in the range $83,033.72 -
$98,602.26 per annum including employer superannuation contributions of 17%.
Contact Obtain the position description and selection criteria at
online or contact Dean Griffiths on (07) 3365 4921 or e-mail
d.griffiths1uq.edu.au. To discuss the role contact Professor Alfredo
Martinez-Exposito, telephone (07) 3365 6336 or email a.martinezuq.edu.au.
Send applications to the address or e-mail address below.
Reference Number: 3020993
Application Deadline: 23-Sep-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Mr Dean Griffiths
Human Resources Officer
Faculty of Arts
The University of Queensland
Brisbane, Queensland 4072
Email Address for Applications: applications.artsuq.edu.au
Professor Alfredo Martinez Exposito
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