Visiting Instructor of Chinese Language, Wesleyan University (Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT)

The College of East Asian Studies at Wesleyan University invites applications for a one-year appointment as a full-time Visiting Instructor of Chinese beginning Fall 2023. The visitor will teach a five-course combination of beginning and advanced Chinese-language classes.

Applicants must have a MA in Chinese language/linguistics, education, or other related fields at the time of appointment, and must have native or near-native proficiency in Chinese and English.

Interested candidates should provide following:
1) a letter of application explaining professional qualifications and teaching philosophy
2) a current CV 3) sample sets of student evaluations

As part of the teaching statement (or cover letter), we invite you to describe your cultural competencies and experiences engaging a diverse student body. You will also be asked to provide the email addresses of three referees from whom we will obtain confidential letters of recommendation.

Applications should be submitted online at

Wesleyan University, located in Middletown, Connecticut, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or non-position-related criminal record. We welcome applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Inquiries regarding Title IX, Section 504, or any other non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Debbie Colucci, VP for Equity & inclusion, Title IX and ADA/504 Officer, 860 685-4771,
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Any questions regarding the application process should be addressed to: Wei Gong ( or Takeshi Watanabe (