The Department of Modern Languages at Washington College invites applications for a Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor in Chinese Language and Literature for the 2017-18 Academic Year. The candidate must be able to teach Standard Mandarin at all levels as well as additional classes pertaining to the candidate’s specialty and/or departmental needs. The position is benefits-eligible, and the teaching load is 2/3. In addition to teaching, the candidate will assist in some cultural events and other language and cultural outreach on campus.
The successful candidate must be native or near-native fluent in Standard Mandarin Chinese and must have an MA in a related field (PhD in hand or ABD preferred). The candidate should also have undergraduate teaching experience (preferably in the liberal arts).
Washington College, founded in 1782, is a selective liberal arts institution of about 1,450 students that emphasizes excellence in teaching and a commitment to scholarly research. It is located on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, about 1.5 hours from Washington, Baltimore, and Philadelphia. For more information please consult the college’s website (http://www.washcoll.edu) and the department’s website (http://www.washcoll.edu/moder
Electronic copies of a statement of interest and curriculum vitae may be submitted to the attention of Dr. Cristina Casado, Search Chair, Department of Modern Languages, Washington College, through our Consensus portal (https://highereddecisions.com
Review of applications will begin on December 1st and will continue until the position is filled.
Washington College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse cultural environment and encourages applications from women, minorities, disabled persons, and veterans.