LINGUIST List 29.36
Wed Jan 03 2018
Jobs: General Linguistics: Rank Open, City University of Hong Kong
Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <clarelinguistlist.org>
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University or Organization: City University of
Job Location: HKG, Hong Kong
Job Title: Professor/Associate
Job Rank: Rank Open
City University of Hong Kong
is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and
professional education. As a publicly-funded institution, the University is
committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable
knowledge to support social and economic advancement.
nominations are invited for:
(English Language and Linguistics)
Department of English [Ref.
The Department of English is a leading centre for English studies
in the Asian region, and has an international reputation for its research on English
language and literature, creative writing and professional communication. City
University of Hong Kong is ranked among the top 100 universities for English
Language and Literature globally, and the Department is entering an exciting new
The appointee will work in English Language and
Linguistics; and is expected to conduct quality research, teach undergraduate and
postgraduate courses, develop curriculum, supervise students, and undertake
administrative and service-related activities.
A PhD in
related disciplines, with a strong research track record (relative to career stage)
and broad university-level teaching experience. Preference will be given to
candidates with background in second language writing, English for academic purposes
and related areas.
The appointees will have the opportunity to contribute
to research initiatives in these and complementary fields, and to join a team of
highly productive and motivated scholars.
Professor/Associate Professor are also expected to provide leadership in research,
teaching and curriculum development.
Salary and Conditions of Service:
package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance.
Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and
relocation assistance (where applicable). Initial appointment will be made on a
Information and Application:
on the posts and the University is available at http://www.cityu.edu.hk
or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue,
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : hrojob
(852) 2788 1154 or (852) 3442 0311].
To apply, please submit an online
application at http://jobs.cityu.edu.hk
include an application letter with a current curriculum vitae and a list of three
referees (with full contact details). Nominations can be sent directly to the Head
of Department of English [Email : diane.pecorari
Applications and nominations will receive full consideration until the position is
filled. Review of the applications will begin on 1 February 2018. Applicants
shortlisted for the post of Assistant Professor will be requested to arrange for at
least 3 reference reports sent directly by the referees to the Department,
City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer
and we are committed to the principle of diversity. Personal data provided by
applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.
Worldwide recognition ranking 49th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age
50 (QS survey 2018); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong
(ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Email Address for
Web Address for Applications: http://www.cityu.edu.hk
Human Resources Office
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