The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a full-time visiting lecturer position (Assistant Teaching Professor) in Chinese language beginning January 2021. This initial one-semester appointment may be renewable depending on students’ enrollments. Responsibilities include teaching beginning through advanced Chinese, active involvement in language and culture activities, as well as close collaboration with faculty to build a rigorous and cohesive program. The position offers excellent benefits and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. We are seeking highly skilled language instructors with native or near-native proficiency in Chinese and English. Candidates are expected to have an M.A. or higher degree in teaching Chinese as a foreign language, linguistics, second language acquisition, or related field; and demonstrated success teaching Chinese at the college/university level in the United States.
Applications are being accepted now via Interfolio, and should include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, video clip of classroom teaching if it is available (15 minutes), statement of teaching philosophy, and two letters of recommendation. The deadline of the application is October 1, 2020, and continues until the position is filled. Apply at http://apply.interfolio.com/78752
As an international Catholic, research university, the University of Notre Dame has made a significant commitment to furthering Asian studies, as evidenced in the founding of the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies and the opening of a new graduate School of Global Affairs, both of which collaborate regularly with our growing Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures. Information about the University is available at http://www.nd.edu; information about the Program in Chinese Language and Culture and the Department can be found at http://eastasian.nd.edu. Inquiries can be made to Professor Xiaoshan Yang, Chair of the search committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.