LINGUIST List 16.730
Fri Mar 11 2005
Jobs: Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University
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Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland
Message 1: Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland
From: Scott Caithness <scaithnessbarker-scot.com>
Subject: Translation: Chair, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland
University or Organization: Heriot-Watt University
Department: Department of Languages and Intercultural Studies
Job Rank: Chair of Department
Specialty Areas: Translation
Arabic, Standard (ABV)
Chinese, Mandarin (CHN)
German, Standard (GER)
For over 30 years Heriot Watt University has been the home to excellence in
training in Interpreting and Translating. The School is now a forum for
world-wide debate on these disciplines and provides the focus for research
into interpreting and translating in Scotland.
You will be expected to provide academic leadership at international level,
pursue collaborative research projects and contribute your knowledge of
teaching methodologies in your field of expertise to teaching and
postgraduate supervision in the School.
With an international reputation in one or more areas of Translation
Studies, you will have an outstanding publication record and be able to
demonstrate a proven track record of attracting external funding. You
should have near-native command of at least two and a high level of
proficiency of a third language out of the following: Arabic, Chinese,
English, French, German, Greek or Spanish.
For application details please mail or call Carrie Evenhousy and quote ref:
Address for Applications:
Human Resources Office
Edinburgh EH14 4AS
Application Deadline: 29-Apr-2005
Phone: 0131 451 3475 (24 hours)
Minicom: 0131 451 821
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