LINGUIST List 29.4865

Thu Dec 06 2018

Jobs: Chinese, Mandarin; Applied Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation: Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University

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Date: 05-Dec-2018
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Subject: Chinese, Mandarin; Applied Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation: Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University, North Carolina, USA
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University or Organization: Wake Forest University
Department: Interpreting and Translation Studies
Job Location: North Carolina, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Teaching Professor, Translation Studies, Chinese

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation

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


Starting August 2019. Two-year appointment with possibility of renewal. Ph.D. in Translation Studies, Linguistics or other relevant field 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 online at the application link provided below with 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 and course evaluations. Please note that materials should be in either Word or PDF format and there is a limit of 5 file uploads per applicant.
- Three confidential letters of recommendation must be sent via email by the recommender or dossier service to

The submission of an online application for Wake Forest University is required for this position. Applications and other materials must be submitted no later than January 31, 2019 at 5:00 pm.

Questions about the application process may be addressed to

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.

Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2019

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Ola Furmanek

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