The Modern Languages and Literatures Department at Kenyon College seeks to fill a one-year position in Chinese at the assistant professor or instructor level for 2005-06.  Excellent teaching and native or near-native fluency required.  Field of specialization is open.  A PhD is preferred, but ABDs are welcome to apply.  Kenyon offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package, including provisions for a spouse or domestic partner.

To apply, please send a letter of application, cv, a graduate school transcript and three letters of recommendation and evidence of teaching quality to: Prof. Jianhua Bai, Chinese Search, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio 43022-9623.  Review of applications will begin in December and continue until the position is filled; however to ensure full consideration please submit application materials by December 15 2004.

An EOE, Kenyon welcomes diversity and encourages the applications of women and minority candidates.