Faculty position in English Language
- SWUFE-UD Institute of Data Science
- Location details
- Chengdu, Sichuan, PRC
- Salaries will be commensurate with qualifications
- Position type
- Lecturer/instructor, Professor, Assistant, Professor, Full, Teacher
- Organization type
- 4-year college or university
- Technical and business writing, English education, Language teaching, Creative writing, Literature, American, Literature, British, Speech and communications
- Employment category
- Tenure Status
- Non-tenure track
- Other international
SWUFE (Southwestern University of Finance and Economics) is a top university specialized in finance, economics and business. It is known for its entrepreneurial character and unremitting endeavours to address the needs of the people and society through academics, research and influence of alumni, drawn from legacy of its founders and generations of excellent alumni. SWUFE is located in Chengdu, the centre for development of western China and the fourth largest aviation hub in China.
SWUFE-UD Institute of Data Science at SWUFE (License No.: MOE51USA02DNR20191972N), approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education, is jointly established by Southwestern University of Finance and Economics and the University of Delaware. It is located in Chengdu, China. Three undergraduate programs are offered in the joint institute: Information Management and Information System, Financial Mathematics, and Logistics Management, and we enrolled the first batch of students in fall, 2020. The institute aims to become internationalized innovation demonstration zone of the construction of first-class disciplines and undergraduate programs.
SWUFE-UD Institute of Data Science at SWUFE now invites candidates for this position which is expected to be filled in September 2021: Professor/Associate/Assistant Professor/Lecturer in English Language.
Candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas are welcome:
1) English Academic Writing
2) English Linguistics
3) English Literature and Composition
Applicants are invited from those with teaching interests in English, and will devote himself/herself to inspiring and motivating students as well as responding professionally and supportively to their written work and oral presentation by providing courses and guidance for undergraduate students regarding academic writing, professional writing, and/or English literature. In terms of English teaching, the post holder will be expected to make a significant teaching contribution.
Applicants must hold a Master’s degree and above in a related discipline, PhD holder is preferred, have demonstrable experience of high-quality teaching with the ability to carry out on-campus teaching, as well as English learning supervision, along with excellent oral and written communication skills. Native English speaker with a Master’s degree in English, Linguistics, TESOL / TEFL and other related area will be preferred.
Appointment to this position will initially be made on a fixed-term contract. Salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Continuation of appointment beyond the initial term will be subject to mutual agreement.
SWUFE-UD Institute of Data Science at SWUFE values a diverse workforce and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.
For further information and to apply for this vacancy please email to firstname.lastname@example.org including a resume, cover letter, scanned copy of diplomas and passport, recent digital photo, and other related materials, with an email subject of “Apply Faculty position in English Language, DIDS”. Qualified candidates will be informed to have an interview. Applications will be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.
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