Swarthmore College, Modern Languages and Literatures

Position ID:Swarthmore-Modern Languages and Literatures-VAPC [#10225]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor in Chinese Language & Culture
Position Location:Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081, United States [map]
Subject Area: Chinese / Language
Appl Deadline: finished (2017/10/23, finished 2018/07/05, listed until 2018/04/02)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Modern Languages and Literatures, Swarthmore College has expired, and no new applications is accepted. ***

Swarthmore College is inviting applications to fill a full-time, three-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese, with possibility of renewal, effective Fall 2018. 

Qualifications: Ph.D. in some area of Chinese language and cultural studies; experience teaching modern standard Mandarin Chinese at a North American college or university; ability to co-teach or teach all levels of Chinese, familiarity with a broad range of instructional materials and media, including computer-aided multi-media resources; native or near-native proficiency in both Chinese and English.  Salary and benefits highly competitive.  Candidates should submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation by December 1, 2017.

Please apply at:https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10225. (Recommenders are also encouraged to use the on-line application website). If unable to submit on-line, send application materials to Chinese Search, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Swarthmore College, 500 College Ave., Swarthmore, PA 19081-1397. Chosen candidates may be interviewed by phone or Skype, or interviewed at the 2018 Annual Convention for Modern Languages Association in New York City (January 4-7). 

Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college, located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility.  Swarthmore has a strong institutional commitment to inclusive excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices.  The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.

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Further Info:
Swarthmore College
Dept of Modern Languages and Literatures
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081

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