LINGUIST List 31.1463

Tue Apr 28 2020

Jobs: Chinese; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 23-Apr-2020
From: Human Resources Office <>
Subject: Chinese; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Job Location: Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
Job Title: Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)

Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Chinese linguistics and Chinese literature


Applications are invited for:-

Department of Chinese Language and Literature
Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)
(Ref. 200000GS) (Closing date: July 3, 2020)

The Department is inviting applications for posts of Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in the areas of Chinese linguistics and Chinese literature. Further information about the Department is available at

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in the relevant disciplines; (ii) a strong research background in areas that will contribute or add to the existing strengths of the Department; (iii) a track record of scholarly research and publications as well as potential for research grant writing; and (iv) a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship.

Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a strong record of research accomplishments and a strong interest in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2021, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

For general inquiries, please contact the Department by email to

Application Procedure:

Applicants should complete the online application form and upload the following: (i) full resume with a cover letter; (ii) abstracts of selected published papers; (iii) a research plan; (iv) evidence of teaching performance with a teaching statement; and (v) names and e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the applicant’s consent has been given for their providing reference.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post(s) above. For more information and to apply online, please visit the application link below.

Application Deadline: 03-Jul-2020

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Human Resources Office

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