Job: Chinese Brooklyn College
francis.hult at UTSA.EDU
Thu Oct 18 01:31:38 UTC 2007
THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
Modern Language and Literatures
Commensurate with experience and credentials.
College Web Site
Open until filled with review of applications to begin 11/1/07
POSITION DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES
The successful candidate will teach a sequence of language courses taking students from zero linguistic proficiency to access to upper division courses; Chinese culture and literature courses designed to meet the needs of both heritage and second-language learners; Chinese for the professions, including, depending on student interest: business, trade, finance, international law and diplomacy, health-related professions and journalism. The department is seeking someone who will oversee all aspects of the Chinese program, including transfer credit, fulfillment of the language requirement, and eventually the hiring and training of one or more adjuncts. The successful candidate will maintain up-to-date information about study abroad; advise students about courses here, study abroad, and possible career paths; participate in the new minor in Asian studies; develop a pedagogy track for Chinese language and culture teachers; and help to prepare the teachers that primary and seconda!
ry schools will be looking for very soon.
Doctorate required. Experience teaching Chinese language, literature and culture with fluency in Mandarin Chinese. This position is contingent upon financial availability.
PLEASE SEND COVER LETTER, CURRICULUM VITAE, A WRITING SAMPLE AND THREE LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION AS A SINGLE PACKAGE TO:
Michael T. Hewitt
Assistant Vice President for
Human Resource Services
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11210-2889
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