LINGUIST List 22.4385

Fri Nov 04 2011

Jobs: English; Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, The Chinese U of Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <christylinguistlist.org>


        1.     Personnel Office , English; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong


Message 1: English; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
Date: 03-Nov-2011
From: Personnel Office <personnel-1cuhk.edu.hk>
Subject: English; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Department: Department of English Job Location: Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong Web Address: http://www.per.cuhk.edu.hk
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Applications are invited for:

Department of EnglishAssistant Professor (Applied English Linguistics)(Ref. 1112/086(482)/2) (Closing date: December 12, 2011)

The Department is keen, if possible, to make an appointment in the fieldof sociolinguistics, preferably in language in new media, digital discourse, andliteracies. Applicants should have (i) a relevant PhD degree; (ii) a record ofteaching general linguistics courses at both undergraduate and postgraduatelevels; (iii) a record of successful supervision of postgraduate students; and(iv) a good track record of research grants and publications in the aboveareas.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three yearsinitially commencing August 2012, which, subject to mutual agreement, maylead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Salary and Fringe Benefits:Salary will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications andexperience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package,including medical care, a contract-end gratuity for an appointment of twoyears or longer, and housing benefits for eligible appointees.

Further information about the University and the general terms of service forappointments is available at http://www.per.cuhk.edu.hk. The termsmentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by theUniversity.

Application Procedure:Please send full resume, copies of academic credentials, a publication listand/or abstracts of selected published papers, together with names,addresses and fax numbers/e-mail addresses of three referees to whom theapplicants' consent has been given for their providing references (unlessotherwise specified), to the Personnel Office at the application address or faxnumber below by the closing date.

The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.Please quote the reference number and mark 'Application - Confidential' oncover.

Application Deadline: 12-Dec-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Personnel Office 4/F Mong Man Wai Building The Chinese University of Hong Kong Shatin, N.T. 852 Hong Kong Web Address for Applications: http://www.per.cuhk.edu.hk
Contact Information:
Personnel Office Email: personnel-1cuhk.edu.hk Fax: (852) 3943 1462

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