Faculty in Chinese Language and Culture

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Bard College at Simon's RockFaculty in Chinese Language and CultureEmployer Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/84286
Bard College at Simon’s Rock invites applications for a regular, full-time position in Chinese Language and Culture, beginning Fall 2021. Bard College at Simon’s Rock is a small, selective liberal arts college located in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The college serves younger students eager to begin college early, with a freshman median age of 16. Bard Academy, our accelerated high school program that opened in 2015, serves students at the 9th and 10th grade level. Regular faculty appointments at Bard College at Simon's Rock are for 3-, 4-, and subsequent 10-year contracts. Full-time faculty teaching load is 3/3 and our student-faculty ratio 8:1 on average. For more about the Chinese program at Simon’s Rock, see https://simons-rock.edu/academics/program-overview/chinese.php. Simon’s Rock also has a significant institutional commitment to Asian Studies in multiple disciplines; see https://simons-rock.edu/academics/program-overview/asian-studies.php.

Requirements for this position include a Ph.D. (ABD will be considered) in Chinese language, literature, linguistics, or a related field and a demonstrated ability to teach language and culture courses ranging from the introductory to the advanced undergraduate level. We seek faculty passionate about expanding educational opportunity and equity by bringing rigorous curricula to diverse student populations. A commitment to contributing to both our College and Academy curricula is essential, including our general education seminar courses. The successful applicant will bring an active research agenda and a commitment to growing the program and collaborating with other Asian Studies faculty.

Application Instructions
Applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, sample course syllabus, and the names and contact information for three references through Interfolio.com at: http://apply.interfolio.com/84286.

Simon’s Rock is AA/EOE, and we encourage applications from candidates of all races, nationalities, sexual orientations, gender identities, and socioeconomic levels. Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check. Review of applications begins immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.





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Posted: 2/19/2021
Application Due: 5/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time