Lecturer in Translation Technologies

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7067784 (Ref.No. AHCLC1123)
Posted: July 15, 2020

Job Description

Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out teaching and research in translation technologies? Are you ready to take an active role in shaping the research agenda in the area of Translation Studies? Are you passionate about leading on and delivering quality teaching for the renowned professional MA programmes in Applied Translation Studies at Leeds? Do you have practical knowledge of and professional experience in using recent translation technologies, translation project management, and post-editing and/or localization?

The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies, University of Leeds, invites applications for an on-going full-time post at the level of Lecturer in Translation Technologies (Grade 7) starting in September 2020. The appointment is based in the Centre for Translation Studies subject area of the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies. 

You will be a scholar of translation technologies, have experience of teaching and supervision at postgraduate and undergraduate level, and will take a leading role in consolidating and building on the position of our MA in Applied Translation Studies as one of the most popular and highly regarded such programmes internationally. A commitment to the ongoing implementation of innovative teaching methods is essential and you will use a range of delivery techniques to enthuse and engage students. We are looking for a scholar with a promising research agenda and publication record, who can demonstrate effective plans to build on their achievements to date and contribute to the subject area’s reputation for high quality and innovative research.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Emma Cayley, Head of School

Email: e.cayley@leeds.ac.uk

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:  School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £33,797 to £40,322 p.a.
Working Time:  100%
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Monday 13 July 2020
Closing Date:  Wednesday 12 August 2020
Reference:  AHCLC1123

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