Duke University, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Position ID:Duke-AMES-INSTRUCTOR1 [#27648]
Position Title: Part-Time Instructor in Mandarin Chinese language
Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Asian Languages & Cultures
Appl Deadline:2024/07/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/05/16, listed until 2024/07/01)
Position Description:    

The Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina invites applications for one part-time Instructor in Mandarin Chinese for the 2025 Spring semester. The contract for the position is not renewable. Duties include teaching a 400-level Chinese content course on Chinese literature or culture and grading students’ homework, tests, papers, and projects. Candidates must have native or near-native proficiency in Mandarin Chinese and English and a master’s degree or higher with the academic background in China Studies, Chinese Literature, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies, or a related field. Experience in teaching undergraduates at college-level and/or the ability to design and teach advanced-level of Chinese content courses on Chinese literature or culture is preferred. Adaptability with instructional technologies and demonstration of active participation in the professional field are highly desirable. To be assured of consideration, submit an application by July 1, consisting of: 1) a letter of application with a statement of teaching philosophy, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) a teaching portfolio and/or course syllabi for 400-level Chinese content courses on Chinese literature or culture, 4) the names of two referees (the search committee will request these letters after a complete application is submitted online). Please submit your application to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/27648

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Further Info:
https://asianmideast.duke.edu/
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2204 Erwin Rd,
Durham, NC 27708