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Assistant Professor in Chinese at The College of Staten Island – The City University of New York


註:這學校是CUNY所屬,要會教中文、文言文學、中國文化, 要有博士學位

The Department of World Languages and Literatures at the College of Staten Island (CSI), a senior college of The City University of New York (CUNY), invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Chinese, beginning in August 2015. The successful candidate will be expected to teach not only various levels of Mandarin Chinese but also classical Chinese literature courses or courses on Chinese culture. Ability to teach various levels of Japanese or Korean is highly desirable. The candidate will also be expected to participate in departmental, divisional and college initiatives, engage in program development and student advisement and establish an active and ongoing research agenda in areas of specialization.

Ph.D. degree in Chinese literature/culture or a related field is required and must be in hand by the time of appointment. Candidates must be able to teach classical Chinese literature courses or courses on Chinese culture in addition to all levels of Chinese language courses. Candidates should demonstrate not only native/near-native fluency in English and Chinese but also competence in computer-assisted instruction and foreign language pedagogy. A minimum of one-year full-time college-level teaching experience is highly desirable. Experience in course development, program coordination, and teacher-training is preferred. Ability to teach various levels of Japanese or Korean is a plus. The candidate should demonstrate a commitment to research and publication and to performing departmental and college services.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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