LINGUIST List 30.971

Fri Mar 01 2019

Jobs: Chinese; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Date: 01-Mar-2019
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Subject: Chinese; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
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University or Organization: Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Department: School of Humaniteis
Job Location: Shanghai, China
Web Address:
Job Title: Tenured Full Professor

Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Psycholinguistics; Linguistic Typology; Chinese Linguistics

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


Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) was founded in 1896 and is one of the highest ranking universities in China with a world-class reputation. The School of Humanities (SHSS) includes four categories of academic disciplines covering Chinese Language and Literature, History, Philosophy, and Arts. The School of Humanities has two undergraduate programs for disciplines of Chinese Language and Literature (Sino-foreign culture exchange) and Chinese Language (designed for overseas students); three undergraduate minor courses separately for Chinese Language and Literature, History, and Musicology; three Master degree programs separately for first-level discipline in Chinese Language and Literature, Chinese History, and Philosophy; one professional Master degree program for International Chinese Language Education; two doctoral programs in comparative literature and cultural theory, and Marxism. The total number of faculty and staff currently working in the School is 140 and there are 1700 students studying in the School.

Key Requirements:
The applicant should have a doctoral degree in related studies from a well-known, top-ranking university. Have served the post of high-level Associate Professor or higher positions, if not other equivalent positions. Be capable of teaching core courses. Possessing a high level of scholarship, expertise and academic accomplishments with established achievements universally acknowledged in Linguistics and other related fields.

Salary and Benefits:
The salary and benefits will be in accordance with the regulations of Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Supporting Documents:
Applicants are required to provide the following supporting documents with their application:
- CV (including name, date of birth, current institution, contact information, a list of publications, major research and teaching areas, etc.)
- Research and Teaching Statement
- Three to five recent research samples (within five years)
Note: Three academic references or letters of recommendation are preferred but not required.

Applications should be sent to the application email provided below.

Application Deadline: This position is closed.

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:

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