[Corpora-List] Job Posting: Lecturer in Translation Studies

Lane Schwartz dowobeha at gmail.com
Mon Oct 20 22:27:02 CEST 2014

The Center for Translation Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for Lecturer (Ph.D. in hand) or Instructor (Master’s degree in hand) in Translation Studies for 2015-2016, with a target start date of August 16, 2015. The position is renewable contingent on funding and strong performance reviews by the Center for Translation Studies. The position is a full-time, nine month appointment paid over twelve months. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Applicants must have a degree in Translation Studies or a closely related field, Ph.D. preferred. A strong background in Terminology and Computer-Assisted Translation tools is required. Proven success with students who may have diverse levels of technical experience and abilities is preferred.

In addition to teaching one of the program’s core courses, Terminology and CAT tools, the teaching load of 3/3 will also consist of an advanced CAT tools course, Capstone courses and other elective courses as needed in the translation studies curriculum, such as language-specific translation courses. For a complete list and description of our courses, go to http://www.translation.illinois.edu/courses.html.

To apply, create your candidate profile through the University of Illinois application login page at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your application materials: application letter, CV, teaching evaluations (if available), and the names and contact information (or Interfolio ID) for three professional references. Referees will be contacted electronically upon the submission of the application. Only applications submitted through the University of Illinois Job Board will be considered. Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by January 15, 2015. Letters of reference are due no later than January 22, 2015.

For more information, contact slcl-hr at illinois.edu.

Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Illinois welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).

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