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LINGUIST List 23.4303

Mon Oct 15 2012

Jobs: French; English; Translation: Asst/Assoc Prof, Université de Montréal

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <brunettlinguistlist.org>

Date: 13-Oct-2012
From: Monique Cormier <monique.cormierumontreal.ca>
Subject: French; English; Translation: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
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University or Organization: Université de Montréal
Department: Département de linguistique et de traduction
Job Location: Montreal, Canada
Web Address: http://www.ling.umontreal.ca/
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Translation

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            French (fra)


Department of Linguistics and Translation
Professor in Specialized Translation (English to French)

The Department of Linguistics and Translation invites applications for a
full-time tenure-track position at the rank of either associate or
assistant professor in specialized translation, with a specialization in
scientific and technical translation.

The appointed candidate will be expected to teach at all three levels of
the curriculum, supervise graduate students, engage in ongoing research and
publication, and contribute to the academic life and reputation of the

Requirements PhD in translation, linguistics or other related fields
relevant to the teaching of specialized translation in the aforementioned
area; candidates who have not yet completed their PhDs but have defended
their thesis by the time of employment (June 1, 2013) will also be
considered Teaching experience. Research and publications in the relevant
areas Membership in the Ordre des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes
agréés du Québec (OTTIAQ) or another recognized professional association is
an asset High proficiency in the French language. The Université de
Montréal is a Québec university with an international reputation. French is
the language of instruction. To renew its teaching faculty, the University
is intensively recruiting the world's best specialists. In accordance with
the institution's language policy
the Université de Montréal provides support for newly-recruited faculty to
attain proficiency in French.

The Université de Montréal offers a competitive salary and a complete
package of employee benefits.

Starting Date
June 1, 2013

The complete application, including a cover letter, résumé, copies of
recent publications or a description of current research work, and a
summary of teaching and research interests must be received at the address
below by November 5 2012. Candidates who project developing research in the
aforementioned specialized area must address this particular issue in their
cover letter.

Three letters of recommendation are to be sent directly to the department
Chair at the following address below.

The Université de Montréal application process allows all regular
professors in the Department to have access to all documents unless the
applicant explicitly states in her or his cover letter that access to the
application should be limited to the selection committee. This restriction
on accessibility will be lifted if the applicant is invited for an interview.
Employment Equity Program

The Université de Montréal upholds the principles of employment equity and
welcomes applications from women, ethnic and visible minorities,
aboriginals and people with disabilities. All applicants are asked to
complete the employment equity identification questionnaire posted at
and attach it to their application.
Immigration Requirements

In compliance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority shall be
given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Application Deadline: 05-Nov-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Monique Cormier
Université de Montréal - Dép. de linguistique
P. O. Box 6128, Station Centre-ville
Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7
Contact Information:
Dr. Monique Cormier
Email: monique.cormierumontreal.ca

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