[Job Vacancy] Assistant Professor / Lecturer in Spanish and Latin American Studies (Translation Studies or Language Education)

Job Title : Lecturer / Assistant Professor Department : Modern Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Vacancy ID : 009502 Closing Date : 16-May-2021

The Role
Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued. We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as an Assistant Professor / Lecturer in Spanish and Latin American Studies with a specialism in one of the two following areas:

• Translation Studies (to include literary translation; intermediality and intralingual translation; scientific, technical, and commercial translation; and/or the use of digital technology in translation);
• Language Education (to include second-language pedagogy, as it relates to Spanish; language teaching and learning; second-language assessment and testing, as they relate to Spanish; and/or the use of digital technology to support the teaching and learning of Spanish).

The person appointed will have a proven record of teaching, research, and publication, appropriate to career stage. He/she/they will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching programme of the School and Spanish and Latin American Studies section and undertake teaching duties on the School’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as the supervision of Master’s and PhD students.

Assistant Professor / Lecturer (2020*)Salary Scale: €54,849 – €86,235 p.a (7 points)
Assistant Lecturer (2020*) Salary Scale: €34,746 – €60,985 p.a (14 points)

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the Assistant Lecturer (2020) payscale, or the Lecturer (2020) payscale.
Closing Date: 23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Sunday, 16 May 2021.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified above. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University.

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