LINGUIST List 31.2463
Tue Aug 04 2020
Jobs: General Linguistics: Chair of Department, City University of Hong Kong
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General Linguistics: Chair of Department, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: City University of Hong Kong
Department: Linguistics and Translation
Job Location: Kowloon, Hong Kong
Web Address: http://lt.cityu.edu.hk/
Job Title: Head of Department of Linguistics and Translation
Job Rank: Chair of Department
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
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. The University has nine Colleges/Schools. As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business, creative media, data science, energy and environment, engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, science, veterinary medicine and life sciences.
Applications and nominations are invited for:
Head of Department of Linguistics and Translation [Ref. C/615/09]
Reporting to the Provost through the Dean of College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, the Head of Department will provide leadership and strategic direction in research and professional education for the Department. The Head will encourage and promote academic excellence, and steer the Department to enhance the mission and vision of the University in alignment with the University’s Strategic Plan.
A doctorate degree with strong academic and professional qualifications, a distinguished record of teaching, research and scholarship, and substantial relevant experience in tertiary education; outstanding management effectiveness; commitment to teamwork; and strong communication and networking skills to build and nurture internal and external contacts to the benefit of the Department.
Salary and Conditions of Service:
The appointee will be offered appointment to an academic rank commensurate with qualifications and experience. The headship appointment will be on a concurrent basis for an initial period of about three years. Remuneration package will be attractive and driven by market competitiveness and individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable).
Information and Application:
Further information on the post 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 : hrltsearch
cityu.edu.hk /Fax : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311].
To apply, please submit an online application at the application link provided below, and include a current curriculum vitae. Nominations can be sent directly to the Human Resources Office, or email to "hrltsearch
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 48th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2021); 1st in the World’s Most International Universities (THE survey 2020); 1st in Engineering/Technology/ Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017).
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/hro/en/job/current/academic.asp?ref=uac-c615
Human Resources Office
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