USC Lecturer Positions

University of Southern California Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Positions in East Asian Languages and Cultures, 2016-2017

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, may have one or more openings for non-tenure-track (NTT) lecturers for the 2016-17 academic year, full-time and part-time, to assist with undergraduate instruction. Areas of potential need include East Asian film, modern to contemporary literature, performance, and media studies. Experience in teaching large lecture style courses is valued.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in a relevant area of Chinese, Korean, or Japanese studies by the start of the appointment and must demonstrate teaching excellence in the relevant areas. To apply, please submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter that includes a statement of teaching interests, recent teaching evaluations, and the names of three individuals who will be contacted by USC for letters of reference. At least two of the referees should speak to teaching abilities. Review of material is to begin on February 25, 2016. The position will remain open until filled. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/59228.

Questions can be addressed to ealcsearch@dornsife.usc.edu. USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting uschr@usc.edu.