Assistant Lecturer, Translation and Interpreting Studies

15 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location: Suzhou campus, China
Employment type: Full-time
Duration: 6 month fixed-term appointment, commencing in February 2019
Remuneration: $66,706 - $90,532 pa Level A (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The Translation and Interpreting Studies Program ( seeks to fill a six-month teaching position to commence on February 2019, and be based at the Southeast University-Monash University Joint Graduate School in Suzhou, China ( The successful applicant will join other members of staff in teaching Chinese-English interpreting and translation units that form part of the Double Masters in Interpreting and Translation Studies.

Applicants for this position should have a strong grounding in interpreting and translation studies theory and practice and hold a postgraduate qualification in the field. Professional experience in teaching or working in Chinese-English interpreting is required. Familiarity with both Chinese and Australian contexts is essential and an understanding of the NAATI system of certification/accreditation is preferred.

Related travel and accommodation costs will be covered by Monash University for the duration of the appointment.  

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


Dr Leah Gerber, Lecturer Translation Studies, +61 3 9905 9830.

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Closing Date

Monday 12 November 2018, 11:55 pm AEST

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