Lecturer in Chinese Studies

Location
Adelaide, Australia
Posted
17 May 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Jul 2019
Ref
502381
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

(Level B) $97,577 - $115,495 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

This continuing position is available from January 2020

Lecturer in Chinese Studies is a balanced academic position, with demonstrated ability to teach Chinese language at tertiary level including Chinese background speakers, and having NAATI qualifications or equivalent ability to teach Chinese to English and/or English to Chinese translation and/or interpreting at all levels

The successful candidate has to demonstrate evidence of a research track record in high-quality publication outlets, relative to opportunity, and of a future research strategy.

The School of Social Sciences comprises five Departments: Anthropology and Development Studies; Asian Studies; Geography, Environment and Population; Politics and International Relations; and Sociology, Criminology and Gender Studies. Combining a vibrant and innovative teaching environment with a strong research culture, the School offers an intellectually stimulating environment in which to work.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in any field of Chinese Studies.
  • Native or near-native competence in both English and Chinese.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach Chinese language at tertiary level including Chinese background speakers.
  • NAATI qualifications or equivalent ability to teach Chinese to English and/or English to Chinese translation and/or interpreting at all levels.
  • Evidence of research track record in high-quality publication outlets, relative to opportunity, and of a future research strategy.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Arts is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership in a diverse range of disciplines clustered around the arts, humanities and social sciences. It currently serves the needs of around 5000 enrolled students, many graduates going on to become leading politicians, policy makers, historians, curators, musicians and writers.

Learn more at: arts.adelaide.edu.au

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Application close 11:55pm, 19 July 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Dr Ning Zhang
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Chinese Studies
School of Social Sciences

P: 61+ (8) 8313 4281
E: ning.zhang@adelaide.edu.au

You'll find a full selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device) http://careers.adelaide.edu.au/cw/en/job/502381/lecturer-in-chinese-studies

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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