Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Chinese Language and Literature
Associate Professor / Assistant Professor - (1700023V)
Department/ Unit: Department of Chinese Language and Literature
Closing Date: December 22, 2017
Applicants should (i) be promising scholars with a doctoral degree in Chinese Language and Literature/Chinese Linguistics; (ii) demonstrate a specialty in Modern Chinese phonology; and (iii) have well-proven research ability in historical phonology of Chinese.
The appointee will be required to (a) teach postgraduate and undergraduate courses in Chinese linguistics; (b) supervise postgraduate students on their research; (c) develop significant academic research programme(s) with external funding; and (d) provide services duties to the Department, Faculty and University.
Appointment will normally be made on a contract basis for up to 3 years initially commencing in August 2018, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to longer term appointment or substantiation later.