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Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Translation or Interpreting (Tenure-track)

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Translation or Interpreting (Tenure-track)

FACULTY OF ARTS Department of Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Studies The HKBU Translation Programme was established in 1990, and from 1 September 2019 will become the Department of Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Studies, having been awarded full independent departmental status. The Department offers programmes at BA, MA and Research Postgraduate levels, and is among the most internationalized such departments in the region, with an academic staff that comprises members from Hong Kong, Mainland, Taiwan, Spain, the UK and Australia.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Postdoctoral Fellow, Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Department of Translation of the Chinese University of Hong Kong is recruiting a Postdoctoral Fellow. As the first Department of Translation in Hong Kong, the programme has a long history of excellence in a variety of fields, including but not limited to translation history, translation and technology, digital humanities, translation theory, and practical translation (especially literary). The Department is also home to the Centre for Translation Technology, which has specialized projects undertaken by Centre members.
Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor, Translation Programme

Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor, Translation Programme

Hong Kong Baptist University FACULTY OF ARTS Department of English Language and Literature Translation Programme Applications are invited for the following position in the Translation Programme. The Programme was established in 1990 with the aim of training sophisticated cross-cultural communicators to serve the local community and the mainland, and has since become one of the leading such programmes in the region. All qualified applicants will be considered. Preference will be given to those with expertise in translation technology (including computer-aided translation and machine translation), translation-related applications of big data, localisation, or translation-related digital humanities.
Research Assistant Professor, Department of English Language and Literature

Research Assistant Professor, Department of English Language and Literature

Hong Kong Baptist University FACULTY OF ARTS Department of English Language and Literature Translation Programme The Translation Programme invites applications for the post of Research Assistant Professor. The appointee is expected to conduct an independent programme of research and pursue initiatives to secure research funding. He/She will also teach two courses per year in the Translation Programme. The position is linked to the Arts Faculty’s interdisciplinary research niche of “Wellbeing, Value, and the Public Good”.
Assistant /Associate Professor, Department of Translation, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Assistant /Associate Professor, Department of Translation, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Assistant/Associate Professor Department of Translation, CUHK Applicants should (i) possess a relevant PhD degree in translation or other related fields (ii) specialize in one or more of the following areas: practical translation (including translation project supervision), interpreting, translation studies, literary translation and computer translation; 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.
UCL Vacancy: Professor in Translation Studies

UCL Vacancy: Professor in Translation Studies

Professor in Translation Studies Ref:1714538 UCL Department / Division: Centre for Translation Studies (CenTras) Location of position: London Grade: Professorial Hours: Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance): Competitive according to experience, minimum £69,031 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The Centre for Translation Studies (CenTras) forms part of the Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry (CMII). Both Centres are also administrative units of UCL's School of European Languages, Culture and Society (SELCS) and are all part of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, one of eleven Faculties at UCL.
Posts at the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Posts at the Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Department of Translation of The Chinese University of Hong Kong is recruiting Assistant Professor and Postdoctoral Fellow. Assistant Professor, Department of Translation, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Applicants should (i) possess a relevant PhD degree in translation or other related fields; (ii) specialize in one or more of the following areas: practical translation (including translation project supervision), interpreting, translation studies, literary translation and computer translation; and preferably (iii) have relevant teaching experience and professional qualification(s).
Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Full Professor (Translation)

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Full Professor (Translation)

Hong Kong Baptist University FACULTY OF ARTS Department of English Language and Literature Translation Programme The Translation Programme was established in 1990 and has since become one of the leading such programmes in the region. Applications are now invited for the following tenure-track position(s) in the Translation Programme. Outstanding candidates at Associate Professor or above may be considered for tenure on appointment. Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Full Professor (Translation) (PR192/17-18) Qualified applicants from all areas of Translation and Intercultural Studies will be considered.
Tenure-Track Position in Translation Studies: University of Massachusetts Amherst

Tenure-Track Position in Translation Studies: University of Massachusetts Amherst

The Program in Comparative Literature in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in Translation Studies and Comparative Literature (2/2 load), including periodic large lecture courses. The effective starting date is September 1, 2018. Under exceptional circumstances, highly qualified candidates at other ranks may receive consideration. Requirements: Ph.
HKBU: Professor in the Translation Programme: Transcultural and Interdisciplinary Classics

HKBU: Professor in the Translation Programme: Transcultural and Interdisciplinary Classics

Hong Kong Baptist University FACULTY OF ARTS Department of English Language and Literature Professor in the Translation Programme (PR327/16-17) Full-time, Non-tenure Track The Translation Programme was established in 1990 with the aim of training sophisticated cross-cultural communicators to serve the local community and the Chinese Mainland, and has since become one of the leading such programmes in the region, in both teaching and research. The Programme is now inviting applications for the position of Full Professor, with expertise of relevance to the following Faculty-wide research niche of the Faculty of Arts: Transcultural and Interdisciplinary Classics The appointee is expected to teach and to build research capacity in at least two of the following areas: a) Buddhist translation and transcultural studies; b) translation history; c) literary translation, with a focus on premodern works and contexts; d) transcultural exchange in premodern East Asia; and e) research methodologies for historical, interdisciplinary studies.