Entries by CLTA

Associate Teaching Professor/ Chinese Language Coordinator (Washington, DC)

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Georgetown University invites applications for one non-tenure-track full-time Associate Teaching Professor position in Chinese, starting August 2018.   This is a teaching track position with possibility of promotion to full teaching professor. The candidate should be able to teach all levels of Chinese language courses as […]

Assistant Professor in Modern Chinese Literature and Culture University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)

The University of Notre Dame Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures invites applications for the position of assistant professor in modern (including contemporary) Chinese literature and culture, beginning August 2018. This is a tenure-track position. Preference will be given to candidates who can offer courses on modern literature, film, and/or popular culture. Responsibilities include […]

Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Professor and Head of Language Programs, NYU Shanghai (Shanghai, China)

NYU Shanghai seeks a Clinical Associate Professor or Clinical Professor and Head of Language Programs to oversee and develop its language programs. Currently these include required undergraduate courses in Chinese at the elementary to advanced levels; post-advanced courses in Chinese; and elementary Spanish and French courses. We anticipate expanding our offerings in the coming years […]

Assistant Professor of Chinese (Middlebury, VT)

Assistant Professor of Chinese, Middlebury College, MIDDLEBURY, VT — The Greenberg-Starr Department of Chinese Language and Literature invites applicants for a full-time tenure track position in Chinese literary and/or cultural studies (any historical period, any discipline) and Chinese language beginning fall 2018. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in hand or expected by August […]

Mandarin Teacher (Wilmette, IL)

DESCRIPTION: 1) This is a part-time (.5) position. 2) It is 5 days/week; 3 classes; one fifth grade & two sixth grade. 3) There is an existing curriculum. Qualifications:  Valid IL educator licensure with proper endorsement (s). *Prior teaching experience with middle school and junior high school students. *Demonstrates native or near-native fluency in Mandarin […]

Lecturer in Chinese at UC Davis (Davis, CA)

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC) at the University of California, Davis, invites applications for the position of Lecturer of Chinese for the 2017-18 academic year. Primary duties are to teach up to seven modern Chinese (Mandarin) courses at various levels as assigned. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. This appointment […]

2017 Professional Development Grants

CLTA-USA has awarded the 2017 Professional Development Grants to the following regional associations: CLTA-California,  CLTA-Oregon,  CLTA-Texas, CLTA-Virginia, CLTA-Washington, New England CLTA, Oklahoma-CLTA, CLTA-Indiana Please visit here for more information about regional associations affiliated with CLTA-USA: http://clta-us.org/about-clta/regional-cltas/

National Collegiate Chinese Honor Society

The National Collegiate Chinese Honor Society is founded to recognize the outstanding academic achievement of college students in learning Chinese as a second language, to encourage them to continue to study Chinese after they graduate from college, and to promote the study of Chinese language, literature, and culture in the United States. This year the […]

2017 Professional Development Grants

The CLTA-USA has awarded the 2017 Professional Development Grants to the following regional associations: CLTA-California,  CLTA-Oregon,  CLTA-Texas, CLTA-Virginia, CLTA-Washington, New England CLTA, Oklahoma-CLTA, CLTA-Indiana Please visit here for more information about regional associations affiliated with CLTA-USA: http://clta-us.org/about-clta/regional-cltas/

Clinical Asst. Prof. in Chinese Language and Culture (Buffalo, New York)

The University at Buffalo invites applications for a full-time, clinical assistant professor (10-month) position in Chinese Language and Culture. The appointment will be made in the Chinese Program in the Department of Linguistics. The position requires teaching content-based Chinese language courses for professionals (e.g., Business Chinese, Chinese for healthcare professionals) and courses in language and […]

Cheng & Tsui Professional Development Award for Teachers of Chinese

Cheng & Tsui Professional Development Award for Teachers of Chinese is now calling for applications. The award supports the attendance of pre-collegiate and collegiate teachers at training workshops, seminars, conferences, and other in-service learning experiences at local, national, or international levels; and/or to collaborate with a mentor teacher. The application deadline is October 31, 2017. […]

Cengage Learning Awards for Innovative Excellence in the Teaching of Chinese as a Foreign Language

Cengage Learning Awards for Innovative Excellence in the Teaching of Chinese as a Foreign Language is calling for applications. CLTA members who wish to improve Chinese Foreign Language education in the US through the design, development, and application of new pedagogy, innovative classroom practices, and teaching tools (e.g. multi-media) are welcome to apply. The proposal […]

Faculty in Chinese Language and Culture (Newark, NJ)

Bard High School Early College (BHSEC) Newark, a partnership between Bard College and the Newark Public Schools in Newark, NJ, invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Chinese Language and Culture, beginning September 2017. BHSEC Newark seeks candidates able to teach Chinese language at all levels, as well as content courses in Chinese […]

Director, Instructional & PD Resource Development- Asian Languages (New York, NY)

Job ID: HC20170804-46076 Description: The College Board, the national educational organization, is conducting a search for a Director, Instructional & PD Resource Development – Asian Languages for the Advanced Placement (AP®) Program. The ideal candidate has a background in Chinese and Japanese as well as teaching AP courses and/or the related introductory course at a […]

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese (Kalamazoo, Michigan)

Kalamazoo College seeks applications for a one-year visiting position at the Assistant Professor or Instructor level in Chinese language, literature, and culture beginning late August 2017. Area and period of specialization is open. Salary is competitive and consistent with level of experience. Teaching expectation is six courses (2-2-2, in three terms), including four Chinese language […]

Professor (PR123-4/16-17) (Hong Kong)

Hong Kong Baptist University FACULTY OF ARTS Department of Chinese Language and Literature Professor (PR123-4/16-17) The Department of Chinese Language and Literature seeks to appoint a tenure-track position of full Professor with the expertise in Chinese Studies or relevant disciplines, such as literature, culture, language, etc.  The appointee is expected to have the qualities and […]

Lecturer in Chinese (Michigan)

The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University invites applications for a renewable term position in Chinese beginning in fall 2017, pending budgetary approval. The successful candidate will be able to adapt content delivery methods, teaching approaches, and pacing of existing Chinese course materials to high school students as appropriate, while maintaining […]

Proportional Contract Instructor Chinese (Boston, MA)

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Simmons College seeks a part-time proportional sabbatical replacement for the academic year 2017-2018. The successful candidate will teach five Mandarin language courses at all levels and coordinate the Chinese language program. Candidates must be available to teach on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.  Native or near-native proficiency in […]

Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (PR328/16-17) (Hong Kong)

Hong Kong Baptist University FACULTY OF ARTS Department of Chinese Language and Literature Associate Professor / Assistant Professor (PR328/16-17) The appointee is expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and possibly at postgraduate degree levels related to classical Chinese literature or traditional Chinese culture.  The appointee is also expected to: (a) teach courses in classical […]

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese (Fayetteville, Arkansas)

The Department of World Languages at the University of Arkansas invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese, to begin August 2017. With a student body of more than 26,000, the University of Arkansas is a national research institution located in Fayetteville, part of a growing metropolitan area of some 500,000 people which is […]

Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in (1) Applied Language Sciences; (2) Bilingualism and Communication / Asian Languages and Linguistics / Area Studies; (3) Chinese Linguistics; (4) Chinese Language Education / Chinese Literature; (5) Translation and Interpreting

THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong.  It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees.  It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,300.  The total consolidated expenditure budget of the University is close to HK$7 billion (US$900 million) […]

One-year full-time adjunct instructor in Chinese Language and Literature (Charleston, South Carolina)

The Program of Asian Studies at the College of Charleston invites applications for a one-year full-time adjunct instructor in Chinese Language and Literature, starting August 16, 2017. The candidate must be able to teach Standard Mandarin at all undergraduate levels, as well as Introduction to Asian Studies. The position is benefits-eligible, the salary is competitive, […]

Lecturer in Chinese (Iowa City, IA)

The Department of Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures at The University of Iowa announces an opening for a full-time lecturer position in Chinese Language to begin in August 2017. The initial appointment will be for one year, with a possible re-appointment of up to two additional years, and the position will be renewable thereafter […]

Teaching Fellow in Chinese (Clinton, NY)

The East Asian Languages and Literatures Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a Teaching Fellow in Chinese position for the 2017-18 academic year.  The position can be renewed for one additional year, contingent on funding renewal and performance review.  A B.A. or M.A. in Chinese language pedagogy or related areas and experience teaching Chinese […]

Lecturer I in Chinese language (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

The Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan invites applications for the position of Lecturer I in Chinese language beginning September 1, 2017. Responsibilities include instruction at any assigned levels and active involvement in teamwork and program affairs. Appointment level will be 100%. This is a renewable one-year appointment. Applicants should […]