Full-time International Faculty Position in Communications / Public Speaking

Liaoning Normal University - Missouri State University College of International Business
Dalian, China
Mar 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

LNU-MSU College of International Business

Position Summary:
Full-time international faculty position for School Year 2017-2018 teaching Freshman Public Speaking course.
Annual contracts offered for subsequent academic years.

Course Description:

COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Principles of public speaking. Preparation and delivery of speeches. Emphasis on informing and persuading audiences.

Other Gen Ed Courses Taught at LNU-MSU:

  • Accounting

  • American History

  • Business Law

  • Chemistry

  • Computer Information Systems

  • Economics

  • English Composition

  • Environmental Science

  • Geography

  • Kinesiology & Nutrition

  • Mathematics

  • Psychology

  • Public Speaking

  • Sociology

About the University:
LNU-MSU College of International Business is located in the coastal city of Dalian in Liaoning Province of northeast China. It is an educational cooperation between Missouri State University of the USA and Liaoning Normal University of China.


The partnership that founded the LNU-MSU College of International Business started in June 2000. LNU-MSU CIB offers a two-year AA degree in General Studies and a four-year BS degree in General Business. The program is available to Chinese and international students alike.


The program in Dalian is staffed by qualified instructors who have been vetted by both Liaoning Normal University and Missouri State University. Since the program is an English immersion program, all courses are taught in English with most of the faculty comprised of native English speakers. Not only are the faculty qualified but also our program itself, being an extension of Missouri State University, is accredited by the AACSB, the most prestigious accrediting agency in the world for colleges of business administration.

The program in Dalian has formal approval from the governing bodies of both universities - the Ministry of Education, People’s Republic of China and the MSU Board of Governors in the United States. The goal of this educational partnership is to increase cultural and educational exchange, and to promote friendship and understanding between the United States and China.

LNU-MSU Website: http://china.missouristate.edu/cib
LNU Website: http://english.lnnu.edu.cn/index.jhtml

About the Job:

Full-time faculty teach 15 lecture hours and hold 5 office hours per week. Faculty typically teach five sections of a single course. Interaction with students outside the classroom is encouraged.



Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

12,240-14,280 CNY (RMB) / month (after tax).

Contracts are 12 months, August through July, with 12 paid months.


Additional Benefits for Faculty:

  • Chinese work permit and visa

  • Round-trip ticket: One-way airfare to Dalian and, upon completion of contract, a return ticket

  • Insurance: Accident & Critical Illness Insurance (In-Patient), Accident Insurance (Out-Patient), & Accidental Death and Dismemberment

  • An apartment on campus (subject to availability), or 2,500RMB/month housing allowance


Minimum Requirements:

  • A Master's degree in the subject (or a closely related field) the applicant is applying to teach

  • Two or more years of work experience (teaching experience at the University or College level preferred)

  • Experience with students for whom English is a second language is helpful, but not required


How to Apply:

To apply, email the following materials to: EmploymentDalian@MissouriState.edu

  1. Resume (MS Word or PDF document)

  2. Diploma & Transcripts - undergraduate through highest degree earned (scan and email)*
    official transcripts will be required if selected

Please include your last name and the position you are applying for in your subject heading: e.g. "LastName - Communications"