Visiting Assistant Professor of Mandarin Chinese - Wheaton College-Illinois in Wheaton Illinois

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Wheaton College-Illinois

Wheaton, Illinois 60187

United States


Detailed Job Description

Wheaton College, IL invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Mandarin Chinese—a three-year, non-tenure-track appointment. Desired candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mandarin Chinese or Chinese Studies; expertise in native or near-native fluency in Mandarin Chinese and in English; proficiency in North American models of language and content area pedagogy; teaching experience at the college level in North America; and outstanding skill in and enthusiasm for teaching all levels of Mandarin Chinese, including advanced language and content-based courses (literature, culture, history). Duties include a teaching load of three 4-hour courses or equivalent per semester at all levels, participating in Foreign Languages department proficiency testing program and in student advising and other service activities, and collaborating with Chinese language program coordinator and with summer study abroad program. For more information, go to:

Interested candidates should send a letter of inquiry and complete curriculum vitae to:
Ms. Elise Bock
Office Coordinator, Foreign Languages Department
Wheaton College
Wheaton IL 60187-5501
Tel. (630) 752-5039
Fax (630) 752-5788

Please do NOT send transcripts, letters of recommendation, or credential files unless requested. Promising candidates will be invited to submit a full application by a deadline to be specified later.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to the lifestyle expectations of our Community Covenant. Wheaton College complies with federal and state guidelines of nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Keyword Phrases

  • Mandarin
  • Chinese
  • Chinese Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter