LINGUIST List 15.2858
Tue Oct 12 2004
Jobs: Chinese/Mandarin: Asst Prof, U of Maryland
Editor for this issue: Vanessa Manion <vanessalinguistlist.org>
1. David Prager
Chinese/Mandarin: Asst Prof, University of Maryland, MD, USA
Message 1: Chinese/Mandarin: Asst Prof, University of Maryland, MD, USA
From: David Prager Branner <brannerumd.edu>
Subject: Chinese/Mandarin: Asst Prof, University of Maryland, MD, USA
University or Organization: University of Maryland
Department: School of Languages
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Chinese
Required Languages: Chinese, Mandarin
The School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of
Maryland, College Park, seeks to make a tenure-track appointment in Chinese at
the Assistant or Associate Professor level. The appointee will be actively
involved in coordinating and planning an undergraduate Chinese language program.
Ideally, the applicant should also have expertise in another academic
specialization, such as descriptive or applied Chinese linguistics or the
literature or culture of some major period or genre. He or she will be expected
to teach undergraduate (and eventually, graduate) courses in Chinese language
and related subjects, and Chinese language acquisition and teaching.
- For Assistant: Ph.D. in Chinese, SLA, applied linguistics, or comparable
field; fluency in (Mandarin) Chinese and English; experience managing a Chinese
program for U.S. undergraduates; scholarly publications; college teaching
experience with positive teaching evaluations.
- For Associate: As for Assistant, but with a minimum of five years college
experience at the Assistant level, plus a record of scholarly publications and
administrative experience appropriate for an Associate Professor.
Salary: Assistant: $50-55,000, Associate: $55-65,000, both depending on
qualifications and experience
Applications: Send a letter explaining how you meet the qualifications, a
curriculum vitae, and contact information for three referees (all in hard copy,
only), by 30 November, 2004.
Address for Applications:
Chair, Chinese Search Committee
School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
United States of America
Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2004
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