Lecturer in Russian

Location
Brisbane, Australia
Posted
28 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Jul 2018
Ref
504390
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES AND CULTURES

The School of Languages and Cultures is one of the largest Schools of language instruction in Australia with over 40 academic staff. The School teaches Chinese, French, German, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish, as well as Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, to students in the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of International Studies, the university-wide concurrent Diploma in Languages, the Diploma of Arts, and dual degree programs.

At postgraduate level the School offers two NAATI-accredited Masters programs in Translation and Interpreting (one in Japanese and one in Chinese) and growing programs in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and TESOL. Staff research and supervise PhD students in these fields and also in Australian Aboriginal languages.

Details of the research interests of academic staff may be accessed on the school’s web site at https://languages-cultures.uq.edu.au/ or http://researchers.uq.edu.au.

The role

The School is looking to appoint a Lecturer in Russian language and applied lingusitics. The successful appointee will engage in undergraduate teaching and postgraduate supervision, undertake and contribute to further development of the School’s Russian program, as well as performing research, service/engagement and other activities associated with the School.

The person

Applicants should possess a PhD in a relevant area of Russian language and applied linguistics. The applicant should also have demonstrated expertise and experience in undergraduate teaching. The applicant should also have a record of high quality research publications appropriate to the level of the appointment.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

Remuneration

This is a full-time, continuing appointment at Academic Level B. The remuneration package will be in the range $92,142 - $109,419 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $107,807 - $128,020 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File PD_Lecturer in Russian.pdf

Enquiries

To discuss this role please contact Professor Michael Haugh on +61 7 3365 6314 or hos@languages-cultures.uq.edu.au.

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

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