Chinese Language Lecturer (Princeton, NJ)

Princeton University

The Department of East Asian Studies invites applications for Chinese language lecturer positions that may become available beginning September 2017. We seek candidates with backgrounds in disciplines such as Chinese linguistics, literature, history, or foreign language teaching. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching interest. All applicants must also submit a video of Chinese language teaching between 30 to 50 minutes long. The teaching demo is preferred to be accessible online with the link attached at the end of your resume. A writing sample is optional (e.g., a dissertation chapter). Reference letters will be requested after a telephone interview. Applicants must apply online athttp://jobs.princeton.edu.

Essential Qualifications
Requirements include native or near-native fluency in Chinese; teaching experience; and Ph.D., ABD, or M.A. in Chinese linguistics, literature, history or relevant discipline. The review of applications will begin in mid-October 2016. Preliminary interviews will be held at CLTA conferences in November 2016 in Boston.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position is subject to the University’s background check policy.