Lecturer in Chinese (Boston, MA)

Boston University, Department of World Languages & Literatures. Seeking a full-time lecturer to join Boston University’s Chinese language program, beginning Fall 2020. Position carries full benefits. Responsibilities will include teaching at all levels of BU’s thriving program in Chinese language and participating in curriculum development and other program activities. Minimum requirements include an MA in Chinese, second-language acquisition, applied linguistics, Chinese linguistics, literature, or a relevant field; native or near-native command of Chinese and English; demonstrated excellence in college-level Chinese language teaching in North America; leadership and administrative ability; and experience using technology in the language classroom. At Boston University the successful candidate will join a vibrant community of scholars of Chinese-speaking cultures and of the world’s languages, literatures, and cultures. Please use AcademicJobsOnline (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16265) to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three reference letters and, if available, a link to a teaching video. Additional materials will be requested subsequently from top candidates. Applications submitted through a website other than AcademicJobsOnline will not be considered. Please visit the following website for additional information about the World Languages & Literature Department (https://www.bu.edu/wll/). Preference will be given to applications received before May 1, 2020. Boston University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer