Position Title Part-Time Academic (CHIN 1031)
Posting Number PTAP939P
Department/Unit Russian Studies
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
Chinese 1031: Introduction to Chinese (Mandarin) Pt 1, Fall term 2021-22
The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and
administering the class, including admission, lectures, test preparation,
evaluation, and electronic submission of grades. Instructors are expected to
maintain reliable and constant communication with the administration of the
Department, to be available for two hours per week for consultation with
students, and to have students fill out the evaluation questionnaire at the
end of the course. Three course hours per week, MW 1435 – 1555.
Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance
protocols, Dalhousie University may be moving this class online for the fall
semester. Experience with teaching in an online environment is preferred.
Candidates must be willing to teach online. All instructors hired to teach
online will be supported by Dalhousie's Centre for Learning and Teaching, and
Academic Technology Services (firstname.lastname@example.org), to deliver their courses
online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at
https: // www. dal.ca/dept/clt.html.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position
Applicants should have native or near-native fluency in English and Mandarin
Chinese and possess a graduate degree or other academic and/or professional
qualifications deemed suitable for teaching the class. Previous teaching
experience at the post- secondary level will be an asset.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon
sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in
diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from
Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons,
women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and
all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For
more information, please visit www. dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.
Term of appointment September-December 2021
Open Date 07/16/2021
Close Date 07/26/2021
Open Until Filled
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Documents Needed to Apply
Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)