Assistant Professor/Associate Professor of Translation and Interpreting Studies

Taiwan (TW)
30 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor of Translation and Interpreting Studies 


Full-Time Assistant Professor/Associate Professor of Translation and Interpreting Studies

National Chengchi University, Taipei – The BA Program in Southeast Asian Languages and Cultures

Specification of the position
The College of Foreign Languages at National Chengchi University invites applications for a full-time contract-based Assistant Professor/Associate Professor position with a specialization in Translation & Interpreting Studies beginning 1 February, 2019 for The BA Program in Southeast Asian Languages and Cultures. 
The successful appointee will engage in teaching courses at undergraduate or professional level, designing e-learning materials, performing research, and assisting in curriculum development and administrative assignments. 
Required Qualifications 

  • A Ph.D. degree in Translation Studies or related disciplines, preferably with the specialism in Vietnamese-Chinese-English or English-Chinese-Vietnamese Translation & Interpreting, or in relation to law.
  • Degree at time of application or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree required by 1 February, 2019.
  • Applicants with ability to teach in English preferred.
  • Ability to undertake teaching and research in Translation and Interpretation, particularly in the areas of legal translation, translation theories and methodologies, and simultaneous interpretation. 
  • Expertise and experience in the undergraduate and postgraduate teaching as well as supervision at postgraduate level.
  • A record of research publications appropriate to the level of the appointment.
  • Commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarly activities, and professional service.
  • Commitment to departmental services.

Application Package
Please include the following documents combined into a single PDF file in the prescribed order below: 

  • Cover letter (in English) - Please clearly indicate which job rank you are applying for (Assistant Professor or Associate Professor)
  • Full curriculum vitae (in English)
  • Copies of two representative publications in recent five years (in English)
  • Name, affiliation, and contact information (including email and telephone number) of two people who will recommend you.
  • Photocopies of qualification documents (with English translations if not originally in English)

Application Procedure 

  • Please email all documents (attached in a single PDF file) to:
  • Please also mail a hard copy to: 

The Search Committee
The BA Program in Southeast Asian Languages and Cultures
National Chengchi University
NO.64, Sec.2, ZhiNan Rd., Wenshan District, Taipei, Taiwan 116 R.O.C.  

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for an interview with teaching demonstration.
  • If you wish your documents to be returned to you, please indicate it and enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Mr. Yi-hua Lin
Tel: 886-2-2939-3091 # 62745 (09:00~12:00 and 13:30~17:00)

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