Major Duties: - Teach Chinese language and culture courses in dual-enrollment program at Forest Hills High School in Grand Rapids. - Adapt content delivery methods, teaching approaches, and pacing of existing WMU courses to high school students while maintaining university-level standards. - Perform department, college and university service and participate in main campus activities.
Minimum Qualifications: - M.A. in Chinese, applied linguistics or related field.- Fluency in Mandarin and English.- College or university teaching experience in North America.- Ability to teach Chinese calligraphy.
Internal Number: 352_57526
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.