CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Chinese Language and Literature

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
24 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor - (1700023V)

Description
 
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.