The Assistant Professor & Coordinator for MA in Conference Interpreting (MACI) is a full time faculty position for Translation & Interpreting Institute (TII-HBKU) under Hamad Bin Khalifa University in Doha-Qatar.
The faculty member and Coordinator for MACI Program is responsible for coordinating all activities relating to the MA and delivering some of its components. He or she is responsible for the selection and testing of potential students, and is required to provide guidance and support to faculty and students associated with the program.
As an Assistant Professor, he or she will be responsible of delivering some components of the academic program and ensuring that the MA receive appropriate training in their chosen specialization. Following are some of the major responsibilities for the position
Ø Support the Director for Post Graduate Studies & Research in preparing the business plan and annual budget for the Conference Interpreting Program by providing information specific to the MA, in line with the Institute's guidelines and the overall objectives of the Institute and Qatar Foundation.
Ø Provide support in developing the curriculum for the MA and advice and recommendations on the course offerings.
Ø Set the course sequencing and scheduling, ensuring that it meets all the standards and guidelines of the Academic Program.
Ø Prepare entry exams for potential students, ensuring that the results generated provide the required indication of whether the potential student meets the requirements of entry into the program.
Ø Participate in the selection and testing of potential students, ensuring that they meet the requirements for admission.
For more information on this position, and in order to apply, please visit the TII Career page: http://www.tii.qa/careers/postgraduate_program_openings