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Lecturer Positions in Chinese at UC Davis, 2008


The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC) at the University of California, Davis, invites applications for two full-time positions of Lecturer of Chinese beginning July 1, 2008. These are one-year renewable appointments. Primary
duties are modern Chinese (Mandarin) courses at various levels as
assigned.  One of the positions may also involve teaching Chinese
literature and culture courses and/or classical Chinese in accordance
with departmental needs. The current teaching load is 11-12 class
meeting hours per week or 7-9 courses for the three-quarter academic
year. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience, ranging from $42,074 (MA without experience) to $46,442 (PhD with experience).

Requirements include an MA or above in either Chinese linguistics,
second-language acquisition or pedagogy, literature, or other relevant
fields, native or near-native proficiency in Mandarin and English,
excellence in teaching all levels of Mandarin. The department prefers
candidates with college teaching experience in the U.S., good knowledge
on current developments of second language pedagogy, and the ability to
apply modern technology in classroom teaching.

materials should include a cover letter describing your qualifications
(including a brief description of teaching methods found to be
successful), curriculum vitae, a demonstration on video tape or CD of
recent classroom teaching, samples of student evaluations, and three
letters of reference.  Send complete application to: Prof. Chengzhi
Chu, East Asian Languages and Cultures, 5th floor, Sproul Hall,
University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616-8601 by March 10, 2008.  Positions will remain open until filled.  The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. The positions are
covered by a Collective Bargaining Agreement.




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