Date New Hire Needed: 08/01/2022
Department: Chinese & Japanese
The Department of Chinese and Japanese invites applications for a 2-year appointment in Chinese beginning Fall
2022. Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) preferred; Instructor (ABD) or Associate Professor possible. The field of specialization is open, but we
are especially interested in the candidates with expertise in Chinese literature (modern specialist preferred), Chinese Cinema, Chinese
Linguistics, or in Chinese Pedagogy. Candidates are expected to describe their strategy for building an inclusive classroom composed of
students from diverse backgrounds. The teaching load is five courses over two semesters, which includes four language
courses and one content course in the candidate’s field of specialization. Additional information about our curriculum and faculty can be
found at https://www.grinnell.edu/academics/majors-concentrations/chinese-japanese.
The field of specialization
is open, but we are especially interested in the candidates with expertise in Chinese literature (modern specialist preferred), Chinese
Cinema, Chinese Linguistics, or in Chinese Pedagogy. Ph.D. preferred
Special Instructions to
In letters of application, candidates should discuss their interest in developing as a teacher and scholar in a
highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college that emphasizes close student-faculty interaction. They should also discuss their
potential to contribute to a college community that maintains a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values. To
be assured of full consideration, all application materials should be received by February 11, 2022. Candidates will need to upload
a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (copies are acceptable), and provide email addresses for three references. Questions
about this search should be directed to the search chair, Professor Qiaomei Tang, at ChineseSearch@grinnell.edu or 641-269-3173.
FLSA Category: Exempt
Employment Status: Full-Time
Posting Number: F00233
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