Part-Time Renewable Chinese Lecturer (Lexington, Virginia)

The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at Washington and Lee University invites applications for a part-time Chinese lecturer position to begin in late August, 2017. This position is annually renewable, if there is need. Responsibilities include teaching Chinese language at all levels. Qualifications: MA in Chinese, Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, linguistics or related fields, native or near-native fluency in Chinese, strong English language skills (the finalist must complete a required English language proficiency interview via Skype) and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Review of application will begin March 24, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. All supporting materials should be submitted here https://jobs.wlu.edu/postings/3261 and should include the following items: a cover letter (including a web-accessible link to a 20-minute video of your teaching demo), CV, and three letters of recommendation. Founded in 1749 and located in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Washington and Lee offers a unique academic setting of arts and sciences, commerce and law, and is consistently ranked in the top tier of liberal arts colleges. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE