LINGUIST List 23.2977

Mon Jul 09 2012

Jobs: Phonology: Professor, City University of Hong Kong

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Date: 03-Jul-2012
From: Human Resources Office <>
Subject: Phonology: Professor, City University of Hong Kong
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University or Organization: City University of Hong Kong Department: Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics Job Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong Web Address:
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: Phonology


Worldwide Search for Talent

City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing universitythat is pursuing excellence in research and professional education.As a publicly-funded institution, the University is committed tonurturing and developing students' talent and creating applicableknowledge to support social and economic advancement. Currently,the University has six Colleges/Schools. Within the next two years,the University aims to recruit 100 more scholars from all over theworld in various disciplines, including science, engineering,business, social sciences, humanities, law, creative media, energy,environment, and other strategic growth areas.

Applications and nominations are invited for the rank of Professorwithin the Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics [Ref.C/152/49].

Duties:Teach and supervise students at both undergraduate andpostgraduate levels, including BA, MA, MPhil and PhD in the area ofPhonology.

Requirements:A PhD in Linguistics or related disciplines, specializing in Phonology.Outstanding research record with experience in supervising graduatestudents at both MA and PhD level and ability to work well withcolleagues are required. Preference will be given to candidates witha proven record of publications or excellent research potential.

Salary and Conditions of Service:Remuneration package will be driven by market competitivenessand individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity,leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance(where applicable). Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-termcontract.

Information and Application:Further information on the post and the University is available at theapplication URL below or from the Human Resources Office at theapplication address and contact information below.

Please send the nomination or application with a current curriculumvitae to the Human Resources Office. Applications and nominationsreceived by 31 August 2012 will receive full consideration. TheUniversity reserves the right not to fill the position. Personal dataprovided by applicants will be used strictly in accordance with theUniversity's personal data policies, a copy of which will be providedupon request.

City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer andwe are committed to the principle of diversity. We encourageapplications from all qualified candidates, especially those who willenhance the diversity of our staff.

City University of Hong Kong was ranked the 110th among theworld's top universities and the 12th in Asia according to theQuacquarelli Symonds 2011/2012 surveys.

Application Deadline: 31-Aug-2012 Mailing Address for Applications:
Human Resources Office City University of Hong Kong Tat Chee Avenue Kowloon, Hong Kong China Email Address for Applications: Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Human Resources Office Email: Fax: (852)2788 1154, (852)3442 0311

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