LINGUIST List 27.1022

Fri Feb 26 2016

Jobs: Mandarin Chinese; Translation: Assistant Teaching Professor, Wake Forest University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 25-Feb-2016
From: Sarah Zakaria <>
Subject: Mandarin Chinese; Translation: Assistant Teaching Professor, Wake Forest University, North Carolina, USA
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University or Organization: Wake Forest University
Department: Human Resources
Job Location: North Carolina, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Teaching Professor, Interpreting and Translation Studies - Chinese

Job Rank: Assistant Professor; Assistant Teaching Professor

Specialty Areas: Translation

Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)


Assistant Teaching Professor, Interpreting and Translation Studies - Chinese (Mandarin)

Starting July 2016. Three-year appointment with possibility of renewal.

Ph.D. in Interpreting and Translation Studies, Applied Linguistics or other relevant field. Professional experience as a translator/interpreter required.

The faculty member will teach six courses per year at the graduate level, including supervising internships and students’ research projects, and contribute to the curriculum development in our Interpreting and Translation Studies program.

Applicants should have evidence of excellent teaching experience, active scholarly publication, and a commitment to productive institutional service. Some experience in curricular design is also desirable.

Applicants should apply at the application website below and submit a cover letter directed to Dr. Olgierda Furmanek and Dr. Sarah Barbour, Directors of the ITS Graduate Program. Also submit your CV, sample of a syllabus for a Chinese-English specialized translation course (e.g. Medical- Scientific or Legal or Business) and course evaluations. Three confidential letters of recommendation must be sent via email by the recommender or dossier service to the application email address below. Applications and other materials must be submitted no later than March 14 at 5:00 pm. EOE/AA.

Located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational institution with a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Ranking among the top thirty national universities, it offers an intellectual community with a rich cultural life, an impressive array of facilities, and an active athletics community.

In order to provide a safe learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background screens for all final candidates being considered for employment.

Wake Forest seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics to apply.

Application Deadline: 24-Mar-2016

Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Sarah Zakaria
Phone: 3367586276

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