LINGUIST List 24.1775

Mon Apr 22 2013

Jobs: Applied Ling; Translation: Teaching Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <>

Date: 22-Apr-2013
From: Angie Chau <>
Subject: Applied Lingusitics; Translation: Teaching Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityDepartment: Department of Chinese and Bilingual StudiesJob Location: Kowloon, Hong KongWeb Address: Rank: Teaching Fellow

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Translation


Teaching Fellow in Bilingualism and Communication / Translation andInterpreting (three posts)

The appointees will be required to:- Engage in teaching and related learning activities at both undergraduateand postgraduate levels.- Engage in scholarly activities in his/her area of expertise.- Undertake administrative duties in academic and departmental affairs.

Applicants should have:- A master’s degree or above in a relevant discipline, preferably with thespecialism in cross-cultural communication, language studies, literarystudies, translation studies or related fields.- At least three years’ relevant post-qualification teaching or workingexperience.- Effective classroom teaching skills.- Strong commitment to excellence in teaching and professional service.

For the post in Bilingualism & Communication, preference will be given tothose with working experience in corporate and/or media communication. Pleasevisit the department URL for more information about the Department.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service:A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initialappointments will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. Applicants shouldstate their current and expected salary in the application.

Application:Please submit application form to Ms. Angie Chau (see contact information andapplication information). If you would like to provide a separate curriculumvitae, please still complete the application form which will help speed up therecruitment process. Application forms can be obtained via the above channelsor downloaded from the application website. Recruitment will continue untilthe positions are filled.

Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement forrecruitment can be found at

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)Mailing Address for Applications: Ms Angie Chau Human Resources Office, 13/F Li Ka Shing Tower The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom Kowloon Hong KongEmail Address for Applications: Fax: 852-2364-2166

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