15.3483, Jobs: English/General Ling: Chair, Beijing Sport U

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Subject: 15.3483, Jobs: English/General Ling: Chair, Beijing Sport U

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Date: 13-Dec-2004
From: Hui Tian < bsurecruitment at in-the-gap.com >
Subject: English & General Linguistics: Chair, Beijing Sport University, China

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Date: Mon, 13 Dec 2004 21:32:08
From: Hui Tian < bsurecruitment at in-the-gap.com >
Subject: English & General Linguistics: Chair, Beijing Sport University, China

University or Organization: Beijing Sport University
Department: Foreign Languages Department
Job Rank: Chair of Department
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Sports English
Required Language: English (ENG)


Beijing Sport University is China's #1 sport university; in preparation for the
2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, they have opened a new English Department,
specifically focused on training students in Sports English - that is, to be
English-language sports announcers, interviewers, reporters, interpreters, etc.

Begun in September of 2004, the BSU English Department is a young, energetic,
and modern department that seeks to develop the highest quality programs for its

In that regard, we are seeking two different kinds of people to work with us:
linguistic consultants, who will work with us to develop our curriculum and
materials, as well as provide training to Chinese teachers; and English
teachers, to teach our students.

Consultants should have relevant academic degrees, and some previous experience
in curriculum development.  Knowledge of sports is highly desireable, but not a
requirement.  Should be native-English speaker, or have native-English competency.

Teachers should be native-English speakers, with TESL qualifications, and
previous teaching experience.  Previous experience in China, and/or Chinese
language ability, are highly desireable, but not a requirement.

For more detailed job descriptions, and details of contract/compensation,
you can contact us at bsurecruitment at in-the-gap.com

Address for Applications:

        Ms. Hui Tian
        Foreign Languages Department
        Beijing Sport University
        Beijing 100084

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

        Ms. Hui Tian
        Email: bsurecruitment at in-the-gap.com
        Phone: +86-10-62960172
        Website: http://www.bsu.edu.cn

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