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LINGUIST List 17.3512

Tue Nov 28 2006

Jobs: General Ling & Translation: Prof/Assoc Prof/Asst Prof, U of Macau

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        1.    Leon Lei, General Linguistics & Translation: Prof / Assoc Prof / Asst Prof, University of Macau, Macau


Message 1: General Linguistics & Translation: Prof / Assoc Prof / Asst Prof, University of Macau, Macau
Date: 27-Nov-2006
From: Leon Lei <ckleiumac.mo>
Subject: General Linguistics & Translation: Prof / Assoc Prof / Asst Prof, University of Macau, Macau


University or Organization: University of Macau
Department: Department of English
Web Address: http://www.umac.mo/vacancy
Job Rank: Prof / Assoc Prof / Asst Prof
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Translation
Required Language(s): English (eng)
Chinese, Yue (yue)

Description:

Reference No.:FSH/DENG/GLTS/11/2007

The University of Macau is a government-funded institution located in the
Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China. The
Department of English in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
invites applications for the academic position in the following area:

General Linguistics & Translation Studies

Qualifications
The successful applicant must have a distinguished record of research and
publication and will be required to develop and support the research
profile of the Department. Applicant must possess a PhD in a related area
at time of application or must be able to prove that PhD will be conferred
before taking up any position offered. There are two vacancies for this
position. The position is for a generalist with expertise in English
linguistics and experience in translation teaching. An interest in the
English language in an Asian context is also highly desirable. Teaching
responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses in general
linguistics and research methodology, as well as MA and PhD thesis
supervision. Candidates should have the background and qualifications to
pursue an active programme of teaching and research in Legal Translation
(including court interpretation)/English-Cantonese-English
Interpretation/Business and Tourism Translation and
Interpretation/Translation Studies/Translation for the Media/Literary
Translation, and research in one or more of the following areas of
expertise: discourse analysis, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, computational
linguistics.

Taxable Annual Salary
The salary level shall be determined according to the appointee's academic
qualifications, current position, and professional experience:

Professor: MOP676,200 - MOP735,000
Associate Professor: MOP588,000 - MOP661,500
Assistant Professor: MOP477,750 - MOP551,250

(USD1 approx. = MOP8)

Selected candidates are requested to assume duty in September 2007.

AVAILABILITY OF POSITIONS IS DEPENDENT ON FUNDING

Application Procedure
Applicants should visit http://www.umac.mo/vacancy for more details and
apply on or before 31/12/2006, preferably ONLINE at JobsUM
(https://isw.umac.mo/recruitment/).

Other contact points are:
Administration and Human Resources Office, University of Macau, Av. Padre
Tomás Pereira, Taipa, Macau,
Website: https://isw.umac.mo/recruitment/, E-mail: vacancyumac.mo

***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used
for recruitment purpose only***

Application Deadline: This position has been filled.

Contact Information:
Mr. Leon Lei
Email: ckleiumac.mo
Phone: 853 3974837, 853 3974844
Fax: 853 3974845, 853 28831694

Apply on-line at: http://www.umac.mo/vacancy/
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