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Fri Sep 17 2010

Jobs: Chinese; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Griffith University

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Message 1: Chinese; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
Date: 16-Sep-2010
From: Human Resources <applyonline.edu>
Subject: Chinese; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
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University or Organization: Griffith University
Department: School of Languages and Linguistics
Job Location: Queensland, Australia
Web Address: http://alturl.com/go6ag
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Chinese Language

Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)

Description:

Griffith University
Queensland, Australia
*Lecturer, Chinese
School of Languages and Linguistics

Reference No: 491865
Department: School of Languages and Linguistics
Work type: Continuing

Overview:
The School of Languages and Linguistics (LAL) seeks to appoint a Lecturer
in Chinese (continuing). The successful applicant will convene and teach in
Chinese language courses at the Nathan and Gold Coast campuses, publish
high quality research, supervise honours and postgraduate students, and
contribute to service activities within the university and the broader
community. This is a Continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast
and Nathan campuses.

The Role:
As a member of the Chinese teaching team you will convene and teach in
undergraduate Chinese (Mandarin) language courses at the Nathan and Gold
Coast campuses, and be responsible for the design and development of
teaching materials and online resources for these courses. You may be also
required to develop and deliver intensive short courses at times. You will
conduct and publish high quality research, apply for grants as appropriate,
and supervise honours and postgraduate students. The role also involves
undertaking a share of the school's administrative responsibilities and
participating in school, faculty and university meetings and in relevant
professional associations and community activities.

The Person:
The successful applicant will hold a PhD in China studies, applied
linguistics or another field relevant to the position, and have native or
near-native proficiency in both Chinese (Mandarin) and English. You will
have relevant experience in teaching Chinese at tertiary level and
convening courses, knowledge of current language-teaching methodologies and
the ability to work in a team-teaching environment. The capacity to publish
high quality research is also essential.

Salary Range:
Lecturer level B: AUD $73,388 - AUD $87,151 per annum. Salary package
including 17% employer superannuation contribution: AUD $85,865 - AUD
$101,967 per annum.

Further Information:
Obtain the position description and application requirements by visiting
the application URL below.

For position queries, contact Dr Claire Kennedy, Acting Head of School on
+61 (0) 7 3735 7141.

For application queries, contact Ms Jenny Longrigg, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7
3735 6551.

To apply please visit the application URL below. All applications must be
submitted online.

Closing Date: 8 October 2010 4.30pm AEST

*This is a Sir Samuel Griffith Lectureship Program position. For details
see: http://www.griffith.edu.au/ssglp

Application Deadline: 07-Oct-2010

Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.griffith.edu.au/jobSearch.asp
Contact Information:
Apply Online
Email: applyonline.edu

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