The Department of Global Languages and Cultures at Rollins College, a private liberal arts college in central Florida, invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor position in Chinese Language and Asian Studies, to begin in Fall, 2024. The initial appointment is for two years.
Rollins College requires its faculty to have a strong commitment to teaching and curriculum development and show promise of pedagogical innovation and educational leadership. The successful candidate must be able to contribute to a diverse and inclusive learning and working environment at Rollins College. We view differences (e.g., nationality, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic class, physical ability, perspectives) as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth.
Rollins College is a comprehensive liberal arts college located just north of Orlando, FL, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Nearby Orlando International Airport provides easy access to U.S. and international destinations. The college emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes and ranks number one among 121 Southern master’s-level universities in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. Please visit the college website at www.rollins.edu.
Minimum Qualifications and Education:
- We seek candidates with native or near-native fluency in Chinese and English; Ph.D. in Chinese, East Asian Languages, Asian Studies, Foreign Language Pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition, or related field.
- Substantial teaching experience at college level in the United States.
- The successful candidate will teach all levels of Chinese language as well as contribute to Asian Studies and general education curriculum.
Instructions to Applicants:
Interested applicants must apply online via the College's employment website and upload the following materials as follows:
- a letter of application
- curriculum vitae
- the contact information for three people who will be contacted for letters of reference
Questions will be directed to: Jie Yu, Director of Asian Studies, Rollins College, email@example.com.
The deadline to apply is February 26, 2024.
Diversity & Inclusion at Rollins:
Rollins is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus community, and the College celebrates the open exchange of ideas within a climate of civility and mutual respect. We view differences—from race and ethnicity to sexual orientation and political perspectives—as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth. To learn more, please click here.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply. Rollins does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, age, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical characteristics, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law, in its educational programs and activities.