Duke University, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Position ID:Duke-AMES-INSTMC2 [#13752]
Position Title: Instructor in Mandarin Chinese
Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Asian Languages & Cultures
Appl Deadline:2019/05/24 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/05/16, finished 2019/12/01, listed until 2019/05/28)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

The Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina invites applications for a one-semester instructor position in Mandarin Chinese language for the fall semester of the 2019-2020 academic year (beginning August 1, 2019). The teaching load is 3. Candidates should have an M.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Applied Linguistics, Chinese Studies, or a related field with native or near-native proficiency in Mandarin Chinese and English. PhDs and ABDs are encouraged to apply. Experience in teaching undergraduates in North America and the ability to teach all levels of Chinese language courses are required. Adaptability with instructional technologies, experience with team-teaching, and demonstration of active participation in the professional field are highly desirable.

To be assured of consideration, submit an application by May 24th consisting of: (1) a letter of application with a statement of teaching philosophy, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) a teaching portfolio including syllabi, a sample of teaching materials, and student evaluations, (4) the names of three referees (the search committee will request these letters at a later stage of the search).

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
2204 Erwin Road, Box 90414
Durham, NC 27708

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