National Taiwan University Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation - Job Announcement

The GPTI looking for Chinese<>English translator and Chinese<>English interpreter.

The Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation (GPTI) at National Taiwan University (NTU) announces two non-tenure track positions. Appointment begins on February 1, 2017. Renewal of contract will be based on availability of funds and upon recommendation by the review committee

Minimum Qualifications:

Track 1 - Chinese-English Translation:

  • Ph.D. in a relevant field
  • teaching experience in translation
  • professional experience in translation
  • a variety of specializations preferred

Track 2 - Chinese-English Interpreting:

  • M.A. or Ph.D. with proven track record in conference interpreting
  • teaching experience preferred

Teaching Load: at least 16 hours of translation courses inclusive of practicum in both the graduate and undergraduate Translation and Interpretation programs per week.

Salary and Rank: starting monthly salary ranges from approximately 56,680NTD (ca.1,860USD; subject to exchange rates) for lecturers to 90,000NTD (ca. 3,100USD) for full professors. Additional teaching hours (up to 4 weekly) extra.

Benefits: all employees and their dependents (including spouses and children under 18) will be covered by the R.O.C.’s National Healthcare plan. The University provides affordable housing on a space-available basis.

Application Materials:

  • A curriculum vitae (including list of publications)
  • A photocopy of M.A. or Ph.D. diploma; those who have not received their Ph.D. degree at the time of application must provide a formal statement from the doctoral institution indicating that the degree will be obtained by the time of the appointment
  • Proof of relevant past/current employment
  • Proof of professional experience
  • Syllabi of courses taught
  • Official transcripts or academic reports from the highest academic institution
  • Two letters of recommendation

How to Apply: applicants must e-mail a completed application form to Ms. Vicky Li ( and send hard copies of the application materials by November 15, 2016 to:

No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd., Taipei 10617, Taiwan
Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation
College of Liberal Arts, National Taiwan University

Job Interview: Finalists will be interviewed in Taipei on November 23, 2016.

All information provided will be treated with strict confidentiality. National Taiwan University appointments are made on a non-discriminatory basis.

International applicants must comply with the national labor laws and meet immigration requirements. Other NTU regulations may apply. Please direct inquiries to Ms. Vicky Li ( For this announcement and other information about GPTI, check: and

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