[Job Vacancy] Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor – (210002G0), The Chinese University Hong Kong

Department/ Unit: Department of Translation

Closing date: January 31, 2022

Applicants should (i) possess a relevant PhD degree in translation or other related fields; (ii) specialize in one or more of the following areas: comparative linguistics, interpreting studies, digital humanities (including corpus-based studies), translation theory and practical translation (including translation project supervision);  and preferably (iii) have relevant teaching experience and professional qualification(s).  Priority consideration will be given to those with publications both of a scholarly nature and of actual translation. 

The appointees will (a) teach undergraduate and/or postgraduate courses in the area(s) named above; (b) supervise research postgraduate students; (c) develop and participate in independent and/or collaborative research projects; and (d) undertake administrative duties.

Appointments will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2022, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.