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Job Announcement: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Applied Lingusitics; Translation: Teaching Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Employer: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies
Job Location: Kowloon, Hong Kong
Title: Teaching Fellow
Rank: Teaching Fellow
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
LL Issue: 24.1775
Date Submitted: 22-Apr-2013
Job Description: Teaching Fellow in Bilingualism and Communication / Translation and Interpreting (three posts)

The appointees will be required to:
- Engage in teaching and related learning activities at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
- Engage in scholarly activities in his/her area of expertise.
- Undertake administrative duties in academic and departmental affairs.

Applicants should have:
- A master’s degree or above in a relevant discipline, preferably with the specialism in cross-cultural communication, language studies, literary studies, translation studies or related fields.
- At least three years’ relevant post-qualification teaching or working experience.
- Effective classroom teaching skills.
- Strong commitment to excellence in teaching and professional service.

For the post in Bilingualism & Communication, preference will be given to those with working experience in corporate and/or media communication. Please visit the department URL for more information about the Department.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service:
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointments will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.

Please submit application form to Ms. Angie Chau (see contact information and application information). If you would like to provide a separate curriculum vitae, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from the application website. Recruitment will continue until the positions are filled.

Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: Ms Angie  Chau
Human Resources Office, 13/F
Li Ka Shing Tower
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom
Hong Kong 
Application Email: click here to access email
Application URL:
Contact Information: Ms Angie  Chau
click here to access email
Fax: 852-2364-2166