23.2041, Jobs: Eng; German; Translation-Oriented Lang Technology: Full Prof, U des Saarlandes

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Subject: 23.2041, Jobs: Eng; German; Translation-Oriented Lang Technology: Full Prof, U des Saarlandes

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Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2012 15:08:41
From:  Fachrichtung 4.6 [d.schreyer at mx.uni-saarland.de]
Subject: English; German; Translation-Oriented Language Technology: Full Professor, Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, Germany

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University or Organization: Universität des Saarlandes 
Department: Applied Linguistics, Translation and Interpreting
Job Location: , Germany 
Web Address: http://fr46.uni-saarland.de/
Job Rank: Full Professor  

Specialty Areas: Translation; Translation-Oriented Language Technology

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                      German (deu) 


The Faculty of Linguistics, Literary and Cultural Studies (Humanities 
II) at Universität des Saarlandes in Saarbrücken, Germany invites 
applications for a tenured full professor (pay scale W3) in 
Translation-Oriented Language Technology

The position is located at the Institute for Applied Linguistics, 
Translation and Interpreting, one of the few academic sites in 
Germany for translation studies with a special focus on language 

The successful candidate will be responsible for academic duties in 
research and teaching in translation-oriented language technology 
such as machine/machine-aided translation, translation memories, 
terminology extraction and management, and process management.    
Expertise in digital research infrastructures, e-humanities or 
empirical linguistic methods is desirable. 

Candidates are required to have a proven record in acquiring and 
leading national and international research projects and are 
expected to contribute to the university's research profile, both at the 
institute and the faculty as well as across faculties (e.g. collaboration 
with computational linguistics,  informatics). In teaching, the 
successful candidate will be holding courses in translation 
technology (notably machine translation, translation memories, 
terminology management, process management, quality assurance) 
at both BA and MA levels. An ability to provide some coverage of 
Romance languages is desirable. Candidates are expected to 
contribute to further intra- and cross-faculty study programs. A 
working knowledge in German is expected.

Applicants are requested to submit their application, together with an 
academic CV, a record of their teaching experience, a list of 
academic publications, and copies of academic degree certificates.

Universität des Saarlandes is an equal opportunity employer. 
Applications of women are strongly encouraged for this type of 
position; applications of disabled persons will be given preferential 
treatment to those of other candidates with equal qualifications.

For the official and legally binding text (German) see http://www.uni-saarland.de/campus/service-und-kultur/dienstleistungen-der-verwaltung/stellenausschreibungen/wissenschaftliches-personal.html  

The closing date for applications is 31.05.2012

Application Deadline: 31-May-2012 
Mailing Address for Applications:
	Universität des Saarlandes 
	Philosophische Fakultät II 
	Campus B 3 1 
	Saarbrücken, Saarland 66123 
Contact Information
	Fachrichtung 4.6 
	Email: d.schreyer at mx.uni-saarland.de 

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