Lecturer below the bar in Spanish




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Salary Scale: €41,510 - €56,940 p.a.
Contract Type: Tenure Track (five year fixed term). During the term of the contract the successful applicant will have the opportunity to apply for tenure in accordance with the University's Policy and Procedures for Granting Multi-annual Status to Tenure Track Academic Staff.


Applications are invited for the following position:
Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics
Lecturer below the bar in Spanish.

Job ID:  051729

Job Description


Essential Criteria
• Doctoral degree (level 10 NFQ) in any area of translation studies or a cognate discipline (including modern languages and linguistics).
• Demonstrated excellence in, or potential for, producing high-quality publications in an area relevant to the post.
• Proven record of achievement in research, with a developing international reputation.
• Native or near-native command, spoken and written, of both English and Spanish.
• Experience in teaching translation and/or Spanish at level 8 NFQ or Higher Education equivalent.
• Experience in administrative duties related to teaching and research.
• Experience in working as a member of a team in a collegial and collaborative manner.

Desirable Criteria
• A proven record, or evidence of potential, to obtain external research funding.
• Willingness to participate in public engagement and outreach.
• Experience of teaching translation and interpreting from Spanish into English. 
• Experience of, or potential for, addressing theoretical and practical aspects of audio-visual translation and/or translation and technology in teaching and research.

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Guidelines for applying online.
Please email erecruitment@ul.ie if you experience any difficulties.


Informal enquiries for this post may be directed to:
Dr Liam Murray
School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics
University of Limerick
Email: Liam.Murray@ul.ie

The University of Limerick (UL) with over 17,000 students and 1,800 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensure that we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity. We are renowned for providing an outstanding student experience and employability and conducting leading edge research. Our commitment is to make a difference by shaping the future through educating and empowering our undergraduate and postgraduate students. UL is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 130 hectares with the River Shannon as a unifying focal point. Outstanding recreational, cultural and sporting facilities further enhance this exceptional learning and research environment.

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