Assistant Professor of Translation Studies and Global Romance Languages

California State University, Long Beach
California, United States
Not specified
Sep 19, 2019
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

College of Liberal Arts
Department of Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures
Tenure-Track Position Opening

Recruitment Number: 2608
Position: Assistant Professor of Translation Studies and Global Romance Languages
Effective Date: August 17, 2020 (Fall Semester)
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

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Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Translation Studies, Intercomprehension, Multilingualism, Romance Languages, or related field
  • Degree at time of application or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree by August 1, 2020
  • Native or near-native fluency in at least two Romance languages and some proficiency in any third language and English
  • Demonstrated potential for effective teaching at the college level
  • Demonstrated potential for research and publication record
  • Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience or training in Proficiency Guidelines and their application: The Common European Framework, ACTFL Guidelines, etc.
  • Experience teaching Translation courses
  • Experience teaching Intercomprehension and/or Multilingualism
  • Experience in curriculum development, program building including student recruitment
  • Experience with CAT tools (i.e., translation and multilingual technologies) and the Digital Humanities
  • Experience managing applied language programs

    Review of applications to begin November 15, 2019
    Position open until filled (or recruitment canceled)

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