Introduction

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university.  It has five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), with around 6,000 full-time students and 200 full-time faculty members.  Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK is a residential institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities.  Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, impactful research, and excellent student development/support services.  Our aim is to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring attitude, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites application for the following position:

 

School of Translation – Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer (Full-time)
(Ref: AsstProf/SL/L (STRA-TBL) 2019-12-20)

Responsibilities

The appointee is expected to teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Translation (Business and Legal), including but not limited to bilingual legal drafting, forensic linguistics, court interpreting, legal systems in the Greater China area, legal and commercial translation, and/or translation theories and linguistics.   

 

 

Applicants Should

For Assistant Professor applicants, s/he should possess a Doctoral Degree with a proven track record of research, teaching and/or professional service. S/he is expected to assist in programme development and engage in research, scholarly and administration activities.

 

For the post of Senior Lecturer/Lecturer, applicants possessing a master’s degree with substantial industry experience are preferred.

 

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The appointee is expected to assume duty in January / August 2020.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants should send a full resume with expected salary by email to hr@hsu.edu.hk or by post to Human Resources Office, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong.  Review of applications will begin soon until the position is filled.  Please indicate the post applied for and mark 'Application - Confidential' and the reference number on the cover.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise.

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.