Chinese

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 MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Modern Languages
Course Name: Beginning Mandarin Chinese II
Course Code: CHIN 1102 01 18
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T Th 12:00pm-1:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2022
End Date: 4/22/2022
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a native or near-native proficiency in the Mandarin 
Chinese language.  They should have a demonstrated commitment to and 
satisfactory experience in the teaching of languages at the University
level.  MA minimum in a field relevant to course content OR BA in a field
relevant to course content and successful teaching experience at the 
University level.  Candidates should have prior experience in Distance 
Education using Moodle and the Blackboard/ Collaborate virtual classroom, 
and/or be willing to participate in additional training in the use of 
Moodle and Collaborate.  Candidates must also be sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:

 

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Alexandra Tsedryk, Chair, Dept. of Modern Languages
Email: alexandra.tsedryk@msvu.caApplication deadline: 10/27/2021
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Department/Faculty: Modern Languages
Course Name: Introduction to Chinese Culture
Course Code: CHIN 2288 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T Th 3:00pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2022
End Date: 4/22/2022
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a native or near-native proficiency in the
appropriate language and have previous experience and demonstrated 
expertise in teaching Chinese culture at the University level.  MA minimum and successful teaching experience at the University level.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
In the event the section is moved to online delivery, candidates must also
have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate virtual classroom.
Candidates must be willing to participate in additional training in the
optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and in the
Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required level
of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be sensitive
to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Alexandra Tsedryk, Chair, Dept. of Modern Languages
Email: alexandra.tsedryk@msvu.caApplication deadline: 10/27/2021
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SMU

The Department of Modern Languages and Classics is seeking an instructor to teach the following course CHNS 1101.1B which will be offered during the Fall 2021 (Sept 8-Dec 21/21).

PLEASE NOTE that this course will be taught on campus.

Course: CHNS 1101.1B

COURSE TITLE:  Introductory Modern Chinese I

Department: Department of Modern Languages and Classics, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester: September 2021

Schedule : MW 11:30 am – 12:45 pm

Academic Calendar Description: Students are introduced to spoken and written modern Chinese (Mandarin). Conversational drill and comprehension exercises in the classroom and laboratory provide practice in pronunciation and in the use of the basic patterns of speech. Chinese ideographs are introduced and studied in combinations. Reading progresses from prepared materials to selections from contemporary writings.

Application deadline: August 25, 2021.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to:

augie.westhaver@smu.ca and cc’ed to mlc@smu.ca

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

DAL



Position Title Part-Time Academic (CHIN 2050/SOSA 2051)
Posting Number PTAP940P
Department/Unit Russian Studies
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
CHIN 2050/SOSA 2051: Chinese Culture, 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. Instructors report to the Chairperson of the Department. Class time TR 1135-1255.
Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocol, 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 (support@dal.ca), 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 proficiency in English and possess a graduate degree in Chinese Culture or a related field or other academic and/or professional qualifications deemed suitable for teaching the class. Knowledge of the Chinese language and previous teaching experience at the post-secondary level will be assets.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information
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
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)

 


Position Title Part-Time Academic (CHIN 1031)
Posting Number PTAP939P
Department/Unit Russian Studies
Location Halifax
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 (support@dal.ca), 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
Additional Information
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
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)

 

 MSVU

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Department/Faculty: Modern Languages
Course Name: Beginning Mandarin Chinese I
Course Code: CHIN 1101 01 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T Th 12:00pm-1:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/8/2021
End Date: 12/18/2021
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a native or near-native proficiency in the Mandarin 
Chinese language.  They should have a demonstrated commitment to and 
satisfactory experience in the teaching of languages at the University
level.  MA minimum in a field relevant to course content OR BA in a field
relevant to course content and successful teaching experience at the
University level.
For online sections, candidates should have prior experience in Distance 
Education using Moodle and the Blackboard/Collaborate virtual classroom,, 

and/or be willing to participate in additional training in the use of
Moodle and Collaborate.  Candidates must also be sensitive to the needs of
distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Larry Steele, Dept. of Modern Languages
Email: Larry.Steele@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/25/2021
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