Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese Culture and Language (Clinton, NY)

The Chinese Program in the East Asian Languages and Literatures Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a one-year position in Chinese Culture/Language at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2018. Responsibilities include teaching cultural aspects of the Chinese-speaking world in the successful candidate’s specialization (e.g., cinema/media, literature), as well as advanced-level language courses. The teaching load is five courses. We seek applicants with Ph.D. in hand or near completion, fluency in Chinese and English, and a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates within an interdisciplinary context. Training and actual experience in Chinese language teaching at college level is strongly preferred. Consideration of applications will begin on February 15 and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcript, a writing sample, and arrange for submission of three confidential letters of recommendation via Interfolio at Questions regarding the search may be directed to Zhuoyi Wang, Associate Professor, at

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.