Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of Chinese

Job description

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor level in Chinese in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures. This appointment begins in the Fall of 2019. The successful candidate will have excellent teaching and native or near-native fluency. Field of specialization is open. A Ph.D. is preferred, but ABDs are welcome to apply. 

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at A complete application will be composed of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant's research and scholarship undertaken, its relevance to the field or discipline, and prior teaching experience; 2) a statement of the applicant's teaching philosophy; 3) a Curriculum Vitae; 4) an unofficial transcript; 5) a sample syllabi for a Chinese course, 6) a lesson plan for a particular day; 7) scholarly writing sample (less than 20 pages); and 8) three (3) letters of recommendation. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website.

Review of applications will begin December 15 and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the December 15 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.

Kenyon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law. 




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Job No: 492552
Posted: 10/29/2018
Application Due: 12/28/2018
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Salary: Competitive