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Job Announcement: The University of Texas at Brownsville

Spanish; Translation: Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at Brownsville, Texas, USA


Employer: The University of Texas at Brownsville
Department of Modern Languages
Job Location: Texas, USA
Title: Assistant Professor of Spanish Translation and Interpreting
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): Translation
Language Specialty: Spanish
LL Issue: 24.3950
Date Submitted: 08-Oct-2013
Job Description: Scope:
The Department of Modern Languages, University of Texas at Brownsville, invites applications for a Tenure Track position at the Assistant Professor rank to start in Fall 2014.

Duties:
Successful candidate must be willing to teach online courses on a regular basis. Ability to teach Translation Technologies is preferred. Strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate teaching of Spanish Translation and Interpreting.

Education:
Ph.D. in Translation Studies or Spanish with a closely related area of specialization is required. 18+ Graduate credit hours in French, Italian, German, Japanese, Chinese or Arabic a plus. Applicants with ABD status are welcome to apply. Native or near-native command of English & Spanish required.

Experience:
Candidates must provide evidence of an active scholarly agenda and commitment to teaching excellence in the field of Translation Studies and T & I Training. Candidates must have strong organizational skills and willingness to participate in the growth, expansion and coordination of the existing programs. Expertise in Legal Translation and/or Court Interpreting a priority.

Salary:
Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Deadline:
Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and continue until the position is filled. The review process will start in early November 2013.

Application Procedure:
Download and complete a faculty application from the application URL below. Candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation and transcripts (a copy will be acceptable for applying). Submit application materials to the application address below.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: Office of Human Resources
The University of Texas at Brownsville
451 E. Alton Gloor
Brownsville   TX  78526
USA 
Application Email: click here to access email
Application URL: http://www.utb.edu/ba/hr/employment
Contact Information: Lilia  Marroquin
click here to access email
Phone: 956-882-7068 Fax: 956-882-7476