Job Announcement: National University of Singapore
Chinese; English; Translation: Asst/Assoc / Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Employer: National University of Singapore
Department of Chinese Studies
Job Location: Singapore, Singapore
Title: Asst Prof / Assoc Prof (Tenure track) or Lecturer / Sr Lecturer (Educator track)
Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor
Linguistic Field(s): Translation
Language Specialty: Chinese, Mandarin
The Department of Chinese Studies of the National University of Singapore invites applications at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor level (Tenure track) or Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor level (Educator track) in 2016-17:
We invite applicants with research and teaching specialisation in Translation to apply for this position. Preference will be given to those who are translating and interpreting practitioners. Applicants for this position should have a PhD in Translation or a related field. The successful applicant will demonstrate a strong commitment to a) teaching Translation and Interpretation (Chinese – English, English – Chinese) (which also include computer-assisted translation and literary translation) at undergraduate level; b) providing supervision to students in Translation; c) undertaking research in Translation. S/he should possess native-speaking, or near native-speaking, competence in both Chinese and English to teach and conduct research in this area of translation.
For appointment to Associate Professor (Tenure track), candidates must demonstrate a track record of significant publications and successful teaching. NUS is a leading university in Asia which provides rich resources and opportunities for research, competitive remuneration and generous benefits, including subsidized housing and medical coverage.
The closing date is 15 November 2016. For application details, please visit: http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/chs
Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2016
Contact Name: Lillian Low