[Vacancy] ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN TRANSLATION STUDIES (CHINESE) at the University of Melbourne
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN TRANSLATION STUDIES (CHINESE)
Work type: Continuing
Faculty of Arts
Salary: $145,685 – $160,500 p.a. plus 17% superannuation
The Asia Institute is the University of Melbourne’s key centre for studies in Asian languages and cultures. Our teaching programs include Arabic, Chinese, Indonesian and Japanese languages, as well as Korean, Asian and Islamic Studies. The Asia Institute has close links with other Schools and Faculties across the University, and our programs are strongly interdisciplinary in focus.
The Associate Professor in Translation Studies (Chinese) will have the responsibility of undertaking independent teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels in the Chinese Studies program and also making a lead contribution to the course design, content and delivery of the Master of Translation (which is expected to include an Interpretation stream shortly) . He or she will supervise theses in the honours, graduate diploma (advanced), coursework masters, and research higher degree programs.
The successful applicant will undertake leadership and service activities and administrative duties primarily relating to his or her activities at the institution and will be required to perform the full academic responsibilities of, and related administration for, the coordination of the Master in Translation and other related activities of the Asia Institute.
The successful applicant will be a committed and engaging teacher and researcher in Chinese Studies, particularly in the discipline of translation, whose versatility will complement and help develop the school’s strengths in the Master in Translation and related doctoral (PhD) program at the University of Melbourne.
Close date: 14 Nov 2017
Position Description and Selection Criteria
For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria
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