The Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation (GPTI) at National Taiwan University announces one adjunct position in Chinese-English Translation. (Application deadline: October 5, 2020)

National Taiwan University

Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation

Job Announcement

The Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation (GPTI) at National Taiwan University announces one adjunct position in Chinese-English Translation. Initial appointment period will begin on February 1, 2021. Application deadline is October 5, 2020.

General Requirements:

  • PhD. preferred but candidates possessing a Master’s degree in related fields (translation or science) and professional experience may be considered.
  • Specialties sought: Translation in a variety of specializations, especially in science, technology, etc.
  • (Track 1) Translation instructor or above: require at least one academic book (including MA or PhD thesis) or two academic papers, all of which must be published after February 2016
  • (Track 2) Translation specialist: require a minimum of 6 years of translation experience

Salary and Rank:

Adjunct faculty members are paid by the hour at 760 NTD (approximately 25 USD; subject to exchange rates) for Assistant Professors and 695 NTD (approximately 23 USD; subject to exchange rates) for Lecturers (subject to 18% income tax for those who hold a foreign passport and reside in Taiwan less than 183 days in a calendar year). This position does not provide housing or other benefits.

Application Materials:

  • A curriculum vitae (including list of publications)
  • Proof of advanced degree
  • Proof of past/current employment
  • A description of courses taught
  • Proof of relevant professional experience
  • List of two references
  • (Track 1) Three hard copies of each academic publication listed in the application form
  • (Track 2) Two hard copies of each translation/publication sample

Application Deadline and General Information:

All applicants must e-mail a completed application form to Ms. Vicky Li (vickyli@ntu.edu.tw) and send hard copies of the application materials by October 5, 2020 to:

No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd., Taipei 10617, Taiwan

Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation

College of Liberal Arts, National Taiwan University

Short-listed candidates will be interviewed in Taipei. All information provided will be treated with strict confidentiality. National Taiwan University appointments are made on a non-discriminatory basis.

International applicants must comply with local labor laws and meet immigration requirements. Other NTU regulations may apply. Please direct inquiries to Ms. Vicky Li (vickyli@ntu.edu.tw). For this announcement and other information about GPTI, check: http://www.gpti.ntu.edu.tw/

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