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U-Wisconsin Madison seeks Visiting Faculty in Chinese


Please respond to Nicole Xincun Huang <>

East Asian Languages and Literature
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Announcement of Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor Position
in Chinese Language
August 24, 2009 - May 23, 2010

The University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks a full-time non-tenure track
assistant professor or instructor of Chinese language for the 2009-10
academic year.  Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Chinese
linguistics, or Chinese literature, or Chinese language pedagogy, or
second language acquisition, or a related field. For the appointment at
the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, applicants must have a PhD.
Successful candidates possess native or near-native fluency in Chinese
Mandarin, and competency in spoken and written English as well as more
than two years of experience teaching Chinese to English-speakers at
the college level required. Experience in supervising teaching
assistants and coordinating language courses desired. Must be willing
to plan and participate in various activities to enhance the Chinese
Language Program.

Qualified applicants should send letter of application, curriculum
vitae, three letters of recommendation, statement on teaching
philosophy and interest, and language-teaching video/DVD to:

Chinese Language Search Committee
Department of East Asian Languages and Literature
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1212 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706

The review of applications will begin on April 20, 2009 and will
continue until the position is filled. The University of
Wisconsin-Madison is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding
the applicants must be released upon request.  Finalists cannot be
guaranteed confidentiality. A criminal background check will be
conducted prior to hiring.