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Beloit College: Summer Teaching Positions in Chinese



Senior instructors and graduate teaching assistants are needed for
Beloit College¹s summer intensive Chinese language program (June 9 -
August 6, 2010).  In 2010, we expect to offer first- through
fourth-year Mandarin Chinese. Each level, with a maximum enrollment of
twelve 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 Mandarin 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 three letters of
recommendation 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 January 29, 2010,
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.