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Job ID: 210727

Stevens Institute of Technology

Date Posted May 11, 2023
Title ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR, CHINESE - LCH 101 Beginning Chinese I
University Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ, United States
Department College of Arts & Letters
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2023
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Foreign Languages/Literatures

Job Description

The College of Arts & Letters of Stevens Institute of Technology has adjunct openings in foreign languages for the following courses for the Fall 2023 semester:

LCH 101 Beginning Chinese I

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Beginning Chinese I. An introduction to the fundamentals of the Chinese language; this course is for true beginners. Students will learn basic aspects of the language, including pronunciation (Pinyin), tones, writings systems, radicals, and stroke order. Students will learn speaking and comprehension with a secondary focus on reading and writing. Students will complete the course with the ability to make small talk and navigate simple real-world scenarios. The course will be conducted almost entirely in Chinese. No prerequisites. NOTE: Does not count for Humanities credit.

Under this appointment, your responsibilities will include preparing and maintaining course syllabus, teaching assigned classes, attending all class sessions, grading and providing appropriate feedback to students, scheduling office hours, completing all assessments requirements, and attending at least one orientation meeting. You will also be required to provide your students and the College of Arts & Letters office with a comprehensive course syllabus before the start of the semester. The syllabus should include all course requirements, grading policy, assignments, expected exams and required reading. You will provide us with your textbook order in-time for materials to arrive well in advance of the first week of classes. Finally, you will be required to adhere to the policies as stated in the CAL faculty handbook.

Qualifications: Advanced degree in Chinese Language or other applicable degree. Experience teaching at the University level required.

On-line applications required at Positions will remain open until filled.

Applicants should be sure to include a cover letter, current c.v., statement of teaching philosophy, samples or link to work or portfolio (if applicable), and names and addresses of three references. Please combine all documents into a single PDF file prior to submission.

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College of Arts and Letters

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EEO Statement:

Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against candidates or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as other federal statutes.

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