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GETSEA Mini Courses

The Graduate Education and Training in Southeast Asian Studies (GETSEA) consortium is offering three virtual mini courses in Southeast Asia Studies this winter and spring.
All courses are free and open to graduate students in any discipline working on Southeast Asia. View the course offerings here.

An info session will be held Thursday, February 4 at 3 PM Pacific Time /  6 PM Eastern Time. Register here.

Application deadline February 12, 2021


Vietnamese Language Teaching Assistant

UW Department of Asian Languages and Literature is searching for applicants for a Vietnamese language teaching assistant for Summer 2021. Specifically, we are searching for a qualified graduate student to work as a teaching assistant for first-year Vietnamese language. This search is for Summer 2021 only.

Applications are due on March 1, 2021


ASIA EDGE Fellowship

The Asia EDGE Fellows Program awards fellowships to mid-career professionals from South and Southeast Asia to participate and contribute to NBR’s research and to support their professional development. Learn more on NBR’s jobs page.

Applications are due on March 12, 2021


Southeast Asian Studies Archives Fellow

The University of Washington Libraries invites applicants for the Southeast Asian Studies Archives Fellowship Program funded by the Henry Luce Foundation. Recent Ph.D. graduates, or finishing doctoral candidates across all disciplines in the arts, humanities and social sciences are welcome to apply for one of three one-quarter long paid fellowships in the 2021-22 academic year.  Fellows will spend a quarter in one of the leading Southeast Asian Studies library collections in the country, and have the opportunity to learn about library and archival practice while working with Southeast Asia Librarian, Dr. Judith Henchy.

The application is open until the position is filled.

Apply here.


 

Resident Director, Indonesian Flagship Language Initiative Program

The American Councils is accepting applications for Fall 2021 IFLI Resident Director in Malang. Applicants are expected to demonstrate proficiency in Indonesian language and possess a bachelor’s degree or higher in relevant language or area studies.
The Indonesian Flagship Language Initiative program, located in Malang, Indonesia, assists learners of Indonesian in the acquisition of the targeted South East Asian language and culture. The IFLI program consists of intensive, structured language instruction; and peer tutors/conversation partners with native speakers of the selected target language.

Apply here.


Vietnamese Language Teaching Assistant

Department:                             Asian Languages and Literature

Date Available:                         Summer 2021
Application Deadline:                March 1, 2021

 

The Department of Asian Languages and Literature is searching for applicants for a Vietnamese language teaching assistant for Summer 2021. Specifically, we are searching for a qualified graduate student to work as a teaching assistant for first-year Vietnamese language. This search is for Summer 2021 only.

 

General Duties/Description:

Job duties include, but are not limited to, teaching Vietnamese language classes, preparing/grading tests, homework, and assignments, keeping student records, participating in TA meetings, attending course lectures, and collaborating with the supervisor and other TAs. Summer quarter classes will be remote.

 

Requirements:

Graduate students accepted by or enrolled in the University of Washington during summer 2021 are eligible to apply. Previous teaching experience is a plus. Strong Vietnamese language skills are required. TA positions require strong organizational and communication skills and the ability to work well both individually and as part of team.

 

By the time of appointment, non-native English speaking applicants will have to provide proof of their English speaking proficiency unless they received a Bachelor’s degree in one of the following countries: Australia, the Bahamas, Canada, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, New Zealand, Singapore, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, or the United States.

 

Salary:

Salary and benefits are competitive. Salary is commensurate with academic standing, qualifications, and experience. TAs receive a tuition waiver, salary, and benefits.

 

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit the following documents to Elizabeth Self at asianapp@uw.edu:

 

1) a cover letter addressing your teaching qualifications and Vietnamese language proficiency,

2) a CV or resume

 

Application inquiries may be made with:

Elizabeth Self (asianapp@uw.edu, 206-543-4997), Department of Asian Languages and Literature

 

Notes: 

This job classification is governed by a negotiated labor contract and is subject to union shop provisions. For more information about union shop provisions, visit:

http://www.washington.edu/admin/hr/jobs/apl/union-info.html

 

The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206.543.6450 / 206.543.6452 (tty) or dso@u.washington.edu.