LINGUIST List 22.673|
Wed Feb 09 2011
Jobs: Portuguese Studies: Full Professor, The University of Macau
Editor for this issue: Christy Bird
The LINGUIST List strongly encourages employers to engage in non-discriminatory hiring practices. We urge employers not to discriminate on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, disability, age, religion, gender, or sexual orientation. However, we have no means of enforcing these standards.
Job seekers should pay special attention to language in ads regarding employment requirements and are encouraged to consult our international employment page at http://linguistlist.org/jobs/jobnet.html. This page has been set up so that people can report on the employment standards of various countries.
To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/posttolinguist.cfm
1. The University of Macau ,
Portuguese Studies: Full Professor, The University of Macau, Macau
Message 1: Portuguese Studies: Full Professor, The University of Macau, Macau
From: The University of Macau <vacancyumac.mo>
Subject: Portuguese Studies: Full Professor, The University of Macau, Macau
E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: The University of Macau
Department: The Department of Portuguese
Job Location: Taipa, Macau
Web Address: http://www.umac.mo
Job Rank: Full Professor
Specialty Areas: Portuguese Studies
Required Language(s): Portuguese (por)
(Ref. No.: FSH/DPT/PS/02/2011)
The Department of Portuguese of the Faculty of Social Sciences and
Humanities (FSH) of the Universiy of Macau invites applications for the
position of Full Professor in the following discipline:
Areas of specialization include Culture, Linguistics, Lusophone Literature,
History of Lusophone countries, International Relations of Lusophone
countries, Translation or Interpreting.
The Department of Portuguese has a teaching staff of 30 members, including
speakers of both European Portuguese and Brazilian Portuguese. The
Department offers an undergraduate degree in Portuguese Studies,
concentrating on Portuguese as a Foreign Language, and with selected
courses in Interpretation and Translation, Foreign Language Pedagogy,
Literary Studies and History. Also at the undergraduate level, the
Department teaches Portuguese Language within the Faculty of Law, and
offers elective courses in Portuguese as a Foreign Language to students
from all faculties of the University. At the postgraduate level, the
Department of Portuguese offers two Masters programmes (a Masters in
Portuguese Language and Culture and a Masters in Translation Studies), and
PhD studies in Portuguese Linguistics and Translation Studies.
Applicants must hold a PhD degree in one of the relevant areas and have
native speaker or near native speaker competence in Portuguese. Applicants
must have a solid record of tertiary teaching experience and a
distinguished record of research and publication at the international
level. Experience either in the Teaching of Portuguese as a Foreign
Language or the teaching of the candidate's particular discipline to
speakers of Portuguese as a foreign language will be advantageous.
Applicants must have a solid record of administration experience at the
tertiary level, and capacity for leadership. The appointee will be required
to teach courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, provide
postgraduate dissertation supervision and conduct research in his/her area
The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in mid August 2011.
Position and Remuneration
Remuneration and appointment rank offered will be commensurate with the
appointee's academic qualification, professional experience and current
position. The University offers competitive remuneration packages including
provident fund, medical benefit, housing subsidy, and relocation allowance,
etc. The effective personal income tax in Macao is currently about 5%.
Further particulars are available at the application URL below. Kindly
apply online through the E-application system. Review of applications will
start from March 1, 2011 and continue until the position is filled. For
enquiry, please contact:
Tel: +853 8397 8593, +853 8397 8592
Fax: +853 8397 8694, +853 2883 3424
The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate.
Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower
position under special circumstances.
***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used
for recruitment purpose only***
Email Address for Applications: vacancyumac.mo
Web Address for Applications: http://www.umac.mo/vacancy
The University of Macau
Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue
Page Updated: 09-Feb-2011
While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed
on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.