The Middlebury College


 The Middlebury College Chinese Department invites applications for a full time, two- year position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Lecturer, in Chinese language, literature, and culture beginning September 2005. Qualifications: Ph.D. in hand or expected by August 2005 in Chinese language, literature, or related field; native or near-native fluency in Mandarin and English. Teaching responsibilities will include a course or courses in Mandarin (ranging from 1st through  4th  year levels, possibly including Classical Chinese) every semester plus one or more of the following in some semesters: Mandarin for heritage learners; a Chinese literature course taught in English translation, a course in English that contributes to the college-wide curriculum (e.g., first-year seminars and interdisciplinary courses on language and culture). Evidence of commitment to dynamic, effective undergraduate teaching is crucial.  Send letter of application with statement of research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, and three letters of recommendation, at least two of which must speak to teaching ability, to: Carrie E. Reed, Chair, Chinese Department, Hillcrest, Middlebury College, Middlebury VT 05753. Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.  Middlebury College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and it encourages applications from women and members of minority groups.

Thank you,
Anna Sun
Chinese Department Coordinator
(802) 443-5520