LINGUIST List 28.1318

Fri Mar 17 2017

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Semantics; Sociolinguistics; Syntax: Rank Open, BNU-HKBU United International College

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 16-Mar-2017
From: Karen Wu <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Semantics; Sociolinguistics; Syntax: Rank Open, BNU-HKBU United International College, Guangdong, China
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University or Organization: BNU-HKBU United International College
Department: English Language and Literature Studies Programme
Job Location: Zhuhai, Guangdong, China
Web Address:
Job Title: Full/Associate/Assistant Professor in Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Semantics; Sociolinguistics; Syntax


BNU-HKBU United International College (UIC), located in Zhuhai and founded jointly by Beijing Normal University and Hong Kong Baptist University, is the first full-scale collaboration between academic institutions from mainland China and Hong Kong. The College offers subjects in liberal studies for all students and the medium of instruction is English.

The College now invites applications for Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Applied Linguistics, which is expected to be filled in September 2017.

Applicants who can teach courses related to Language and Culture, Language and Media, Discourse and Grammar, Lexis and Morphology, and English as a World Language are welcome. Project supervision experience is desirable.

Applicants should hold a PhD degree in a related discipline and should be committed to excellence in teaching and undergraduate education. Research interests and experience are desirable.

Appointment Terms

Appointment to the position will initially be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Salary will be highly competitive, in accordance with qualifications and experience. Benefits include medical insurance and housing allowance. Re-appointment after the first contract is subject to mutual agreement.

Application Procedures

Please send your application by email to the application email below. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and completed "Job Application Form" downloadable from . The College reserves the right not to fill the position or to make an appointment by invitation.

Application Deadline: 30-Jun-2017

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Ms Karen Wu

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