Chinese Language Lecturer (Bloomington, Indiana)

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Indiana University Bloomington seeks a full-time lecturer in Chinese language to assume appointment in August 2019. Teaching load is three courses per semester. Duties include teaching Chinese language at all levels and active involvement with development of both the Chinese Language Program and Chinese Flagship Program within the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies. The position will be initially appointed with a 3-year contract renewable annually and eligible for promotion to senior lecturer and long-term contracts in the sixth year, assuming positive reviews and excellent performance.

Basic Qualifications:
Required: Master’s degree or higher in Chinese language, language pedagogy, linguistics or applied linguistics, or related field; native or near-native proficiency in both Chinese and English; prior experience and demonstrated success in teaching Chinese at the college level in the United States.

Preferred Qualifications:
Familiarity with assessment and ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines and training in Chinese pedagogy.

Required application materials:
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching portfolio (which can include items such as course descriptions, syllabi, teaching evaluations, a teaching statement, and video clips of classroom teaching), graduate study transcripts, and contact information for three references who will be asked to provide a letter on the applicant’s behalf.

Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: Questions regarding the position or application process should be directed to Chinese Lecturer Search Committee, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Global and International Studies Building, 355 North Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405 or electronically at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, with all applications received by January 10, 2019 being assured full consideration.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.