Location: Baltimore, MD Category: Faculty Posted On: Fri Jan 29 2021 Job Description:
Goucher College invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position for The John A. Luetkemeyer, Sr. Endowed Chair Assistant Professor of Chinese and Asian Studies, in the Center of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, starting in August 2021. We are looking to hire someone who has native or near-native fluency in Chinese and English, and who has experience teaching Mandarin Chinese as a foreign language, and is able to teach Mandarin Chinese language courses from the beginning to the upper intermediate levels as well as other courses in their field(s) of specialization, and possibly general education courses.
A commitment to teaching excellence and teaching experience are required. The candidate's field of specialization is open and we are especially interested in faculty who are engaged with the fields of Sinophone Studies and can bring new approaches to expand upon our existing Asia-related courses in History, Political Science, and Philosophy. The successful candidate will also play an integral role in shaping a planned Asian Studies minor and will sustain an active research agenda. The position requires completion of a Ph.D. before the time of appointment. The standard teaching load is 20 credits, or typically five courses, per year.
Internal Number: 127936
About Goucher College
Among the 40 Colleges That Change Lives, and ranked first in the nation for study abroad programs by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher is a selective, liberal arts college located 20 minutes north of Baltimore, MD. Goucher enrolls approximately 1,500 undergraduates, 84% of whom live on campus, and 1,200 graduate students. At Goucher, we’re redefining the meaning of a liberal arts education in order to help our students prepare for the jobs of the future. Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.