VACANCY FOR ASSISTANT PROFESSOR AT THE
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETING STUDIES
BOĞAZIÇI UNIVERSITY, ISTANBUL, TURKEY
The Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position, to be filled by a Turkish citizen or foreign national with native or near-native English proficiency. Knowledge of Turkish is advantageous but not essential for foreign applicants.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Translation Studies or a related field, as well as research interests and an international-level publication record in one or more fields of study that would enrich the Department’s research and teaching profile.
Responsibilities would involve teaching three courses per semester, including obligatory departmental courses and electives in the candidate’s specialty; thesis and project supervision at undergraduate and graduate levels; administrative duties. Candidates should demonstrate the ability to integrate active scholarship with excellent teaching.
For Turkish candidates, the position is tenure-track with 3-year contracts. For foreign candidates, the position is subject to a yearly renewable contract and includes state health insurance. The university provides on-campus housing depending on availability.