Visiting FT Faculty Position in Chinese Language & Literature, Linguistics, Cinema, or Culture
The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a visiting full-time faculty appointment in Chinese language for the 2018-2019 academic year to begin in August 2018. Native or near-native fluency in Mandarin Chinese and English, Ph.D. or ABD in Chinese literature, linguistics, cinema, or culture, and U.S.-based teaching experience in Chinese language at the college level are required.
Visiting full-time faculty teach 3 courses each semester and are eligible for travel support and reimbursement of relocation costs within the College’s published policies. All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits.
Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field.
The College of the Holy Cross uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit all application materials to https://apply.interfolio.com/49819.
Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching philosophy and interests, transcripts, a link to a recent video of yourself teaching Chinese to an elementary or intermediate level class, and three confidential letters of recommendation.
In your cover letter, in addition to describing your research and teaching interests, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or service might support the College’s mission as a Jesuit, undergraduate liberal arts college (see http://www.holycross.edu/mission) and its core commitment to diversity and inclusion. For more information, please visit http://holycross.edu/diversity. To learn more about faculty life at the College, applicants are encouraged to visit http://holycross.edu/join.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on April 12 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about this search may be directed to Claudia Ross, Chair, Chinese Search Committee, firstname.lastname@example.org.