LINGUIST List 25.4228

Sat Oct 25 2014

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 24-Oct-2014
From: Personnel Office <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Department: Department of English
Job Location: Shatin, Hong Kong
Job Title: Assistant Professor (Applied English Linguistics) (Ref. 1415/097(482)/2)

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in second language acquisition; (ii) a record of refereed publication, in which specialization in the computer-based application of cognitive approaches to second language acquisition would be a distinct advantage; (iii) a record of successful grant application in second language acquisition; (iv) at least two years of relevant undergraduate and postgraduate level teaching experience; (v) experience in supervising research postgraduates; (vi) experience in undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum and programme development; and (vii) a willingness to contribute to the collective responsibilities of the Department.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2015, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Salary and Fringe Benefits

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

The terms mentioned herein are for reference only and are subject to revision by the University.

Application Procedure
Application forms are obtainable
(a) at the application URL below; or
(b) in person/by mail with a stamped, self-addressed envelope from the Personnel Office (address below) or
(c) by fax polling at (852)3943 1461.

Please send the completed application form and/or full curriculum vitae, together with copies of qualification documents, a publication list and/or abstracts of selected published papers, and names, addresses and fax numbers/e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references (unless otherwise specified), to the Personnel Office by post or by fax to (852) 3943 1462 by the closing date.

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

Application Deadline: 01-Dec-2014
Personnel Office
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Personnel Office

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