Wesleyan University, College of East Asian Studies
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese Literature and Language
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Connecticut, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
Wesleyan University’s College of East Asian Studies invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Chinese Literature and Language, for a one-year term (1 July 2014 - 30 June 2015). Specialization is open. Candidates will need to demonstrate evidence of native or near-native ability in both Chinese and English. Teaching responsibilities include five courses (3-2): a survey course on pre-modern Chinese literature/culture, two semesters of fourth-year Chinese, and two literature/culture courses in the successful applicant’s area of specialization. Preference will be given to those who demonstrate commitment to undergraduate teaching. The College of East Asian Studies is an extended, interdisciplinary major program that offers its students and faculty extensive opportunities for interaction in East Asian languages. It is expected that the appointee will be a participant in the College’s activities. Candidates should have a Ph.D in hand or near completion. Submit letter of application, c.v., email addresses of three referees from whom we may obtain confidential letters of recommendation, and a one-page thesis abstract, at http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/4227. Applications received by 3 March 2014 are guaranteed full consideration. Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Title IX and ADA/504 Coordinator: Antonio Farias, Chief Diversity Officer, 860-685-4771.
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|Primary Category:||Chinese History / Studies