Job offer: Professor within Translation Studies focused on Cultural Transfer

Apply until 06/11/2018 23:59 CET
Discipline: Translation Studies Focused on Cultural Transfer
100% Assistant professor tenure track
Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
Reference number: 201809/LW/ZAP/005


The job offer can be seen on the intern and/or extern web page.






  • have high-level academic research experience in the field of Translation Studies focused on cultural transfer, which can be corroborated by publications in quality, peer-reviewed, academic journals and books;
  • should have demonstrable expertise in the department’s research field of translation and culture;
  • are capable of initiating and supervising academic research and collecting the necessary funds for this;
  • should possess the necessary didactic skills to help university students develop and achieve academic competences;
  • should be able to demonstrate experience in academic teaching
  • Should have a knowledge of Dutch and of one or more languages taught at the department of Translation, Interpreting and Communication at C2-level.


In addition:

  • being internationally mobile, inter alia by taking part in research programmes at research institutions not linked to the university where the highest degree was obtained, will be considered an asset;
  • having positively evaluated experience in offering and/or organising academic training is recommended;
  • involvement in the professionalisation of education will be considered an asset;
  • having translated in the field of culture in general is recommended.



For further information regarding these vacancies, please contact Professor Veronique Hoste ( at the faculty of Arts and Philosophy, department of Translation, Interpreting and Communication.