LINGUIST List 29.1874

Thu May 03 2018

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics: Rank Open, BNU-HKBU United International College

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 03-May-2018
From: Edith Yan <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics: Rank Open, BNU-HKBU United International College, China
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University or Organization: BNU-HKBU United International College
Department: English Language and Literature Studies Programme
Job Location: Zhuhai, China
Web Address:
Job Title: Full/Associate/Assistant Professor in Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


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 2018.

Applicants who can teach courses related to Sociolinguistics and/or Discourse Analysis are welcome. Project supervision experience is desirable.

Applicants should possess a PhD degree in Applied Linguistics or 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. Commencing salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance (applicable to Assistant Professor and above), leave and medical insurance. Continuation of appointment beyond the initial term will be subject to mutual agreement.

Appointment Procedures:
Please send your application by email to the application email below. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a completed “Job Application Form” downloadable from The College reserves the right not to fill the positions, or to extend the search until suitable candidates are identified or to make an appointment by invitation.

Application Deadline: 31-May-2018 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Ms Wu

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