Lecturer of Modern Languages and Literatures (Chinese Studies) (Williamsburg, VA)

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at William & Mary invites applications for an eighteen-month (Spring 2019 and academic year 2019-20, with possibility of subsequent renewal), non-tenure-track lecturer position in Chinese language that will begin January 10, 2019. We seek an individual with expertise in Chinese language and language pedagogy.  The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective teacher and will have a 3-3 teaching load.

Required: A Master’s degree is required. Applicants must have an M.A. in Chinese language pedagogy, literature, linguistics, or related fields. Applicants must have the ability to teach the Chinese language at all levels, have familiarity with classroom technology and current foreign language pedagogy, and possess native or near-native fluency in both Chinese and English.

Preferred: A Ph.D. or ABD is preferred at the time appointment begins (January 10, 2019). Experience teaching Chinese at the college level is highly desirable.

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.wm.edu. Submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter including statement of research and teaching interests. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions on how to submit a letter of reference.

For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, December 3, 2018. Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed and the position will remain open until filled.
Information on the degree programs in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures may be found at https://www.wm.edu/as/modernlanguages/index.php.

William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. William & Mary conducts background checks on applicants for employment.