Located in Shenzhen, China and neighboring Hong Kong, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a young public university committed to building a world-class research university. The academic programs focus on sciences and engineering, plus selected programs in management science, humanities, and social sciences. Most courses are taught in English or use text books in English. SUSTech is committed to a global education for every student. More information can be found at http://sustc.edu.cn/en/.
SUSTech Center for Language Education (CLE) is responsible to provide English language education to SUSTech students and promote internationalization of the university.
SUSTech invites applications for CLE director who has the vision and strategy to develop the language center into a world-class one.
Provide both administrative and academic leadership for the center;
Develop and implement strategic plans;
Recruit, mentor, and evaluate teaching faculty and staff;
Administer the CLE budget and supervise staff;
Develop, maintain, and review curriculum and supervise CLE programs;
Teach appropriate classes;
Supervise proficiency testing, student evaluation, and placement;
Engage in professional development;
Assist the teaching units with pertinent university activities.
Have a high level of English proficiency;
Education or working experience in Europe or North America;
At least five years of experience in intensive English Language program and university program administration;
Experience with faculty development and students training;
Experience in innovative program development and assessment;
Proficiency in one or more languages other than English preferred;
Familiar with theories and practice of language teaching, knowledgeable of cultures and histories of Europe and North America;
Record of effective collaboration with colleagues and diverse constituencies both domestically and globally;
Outstanding professional, cross-cultural communication skills.
About Southern University of Science and Technology
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a young public university Shenzhen, China’s fourth largest city, which is situated close to the border with Hong Kong.
Founded in 2011, with a mission to reform higher education in China, SUSTech is widely regarded as an innovator in China’s education system. Almost 80% of its graduates undertake postgraduate research abroad, in some... of the world’s top universities.
SUSTech has a wide range of academic programs, ranging from financial mathematics to environmental and water resources engineering. New programs are being offered continuously to meet growing demands. Currently, there are about 3,000 undergraduate students and almost 300 postgraduate students.
Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship is SUSTech’s motto, with the university determined to fulfill its goal of building a world-class institution of higher education and cutting-edge research.