Recruiting Professional Editor at Yonsei University Foreign Language Institute
Recruiting Professional Editor at Yonsei University Foreign Language Institute (FLI)
As the oldest private university in Korea, Yonsei University was first established in 1885 in the spirit of truth and freedom. The 300,000 alumni of Yonsei who take this calling to heart can be found manifesting this proud spirit from leadership positions around the world.
Our 18 graduate schools, 19 colleges and 131 subsidiary institutions play host to a student body that consists of the most selective pool of high school and university graduates from around the world. Yonsei FLI (Foreign Language Institute) Translation & Editing Service was launched with a vision of providing professional proofreading and full editing services.
1. OPENING POSITION
Professional Editor (Part-Time)
2. JOB DESCRIPTION
The main duty will be translating dissertations and articles which will be published in academic journals using ¡®Track Changes' in Microsoft Word. Projects include various documents in the field of humanities, sciences and engineering. Translators are expected to significantly improve the quality of academic language in the requested document .
3. EDITING & CLIENT TYPE
90% of our clients are graduate students, Ph.D candidates, or university professors. We receive articles, dissertations, and research proposals from different field of majors: medical, business, literature, etc. We are looking for quality editing that accurately captures content intentions in the original document.
* 10,000 Korean Won per 350 words (400 words in the first training month).
5. JOB QUALIFICATIONS
1) Applicants must have experience in editing dissertations, research thesis, or articles for science journals.
2) Applicants who have previously worked in an editing firm. (Not Required)
3) Educational background: Applicants with Master's degree or relevant experience.
6. CONTACT INFORMATION
Please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Once applications are received, sample editing job (2-3 pages) will be assigned. Please title your email: ( [Editor Application] Your Name )
Yonsei University FLI Writing Center
50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaumun-gu,
Seoul 120-749, Korea
e-mail : email@example.com
Office : 82-2-2123-4001 (E-mail inquiries preferred)