Job Opening: Asian languages (Japanese and Mandarin), Pennsylvania State University-Altoona

job opening - 5Pennsylvania State University – Altoona

Instructor in Asian Languages

Penn State Altoona invites applications for a full-time instructor to teach basic language courses in Japanese and Mandarin as well as general education culture courses for the Fall 2017 semester. Applicant should be competent with current language learning technology so as to serve as a resource person for all faculty members in world languages. Minimum qualifications include at least a master`s degree in the target languages. Native or near-native fluency is desired. Teaching experience at the university level is preferred. Applicants should upload a letter of application establishing their qualifications; a current vita; transcripts (official transcripts required at the time of an interview); and three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until suitable candidates are identified. For additional information about Penn State Altoona, please visit our web page at

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About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of academic life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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