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Summer Teaching Positions in Chinese at Beloit College


Summer Teaching Positions in Chinese
Beloit College
June 11 - August 8, 2008

Senior instructors and graduate teaching assistants are needed for
Beloit College's summer intensive Chinese program (June 11, 2008 -
August 8, 2008).  In 2008, we expect to offer first-, second-, and
third-year Mandarin Chinese. Each level, with an average enrollment of
six to ten students, has one instructor and one graduate teaching
assistant. Instructors collaborate with each other and the CLS Director
on curriculum, syllabi, and instruction. Duties include classroom
teaching and evaluation, and assistance with organizing cultural
activities for the program. Instructors will be expected to live
on-campus (single occupancy), eat meals with the students at lunch and
dinner in the dining commons, and be available to students evenings and

Minimum qualifications for senior instructors include an M.A., teaching
experience preferably in an immersion environment, native or
near-native proficiency in Chinese, and advanced proficiency in
English. An advanced degree in Chinese, applied linguistics, or foreign
language education is desirable.  (For graduate teaching assistants, an
M.A. in progress is required.)  Salary is competitive, and includes
room and board. Employment is contingent upon new employees providing
documents verifying U.S. citizenship or, for non-citizens, documents
verifying legal permission to work in the United States.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and list of three
references to Patricia L. Zody, Center for Language Studies, Beloit
College, 700 College Street, Beloit WI 53511.  Applications will not be
accepted by e-mail.  Review of applications will begin on February 1,
2008, and will continue until positions are filled.  For more
information about the summer language programs, please call
608-363-2277 or visit our Web site at
Beloit College is committed to the education benefits of diversity, and
urges all interested individuals to apply. AA/EEO Employer.