East Asia Curriculum Development Assistant

Contact Information
Yifang Zhang
110 Gerlinger Hall
University of Oregon
Friday, May 19, 2017 - 2:32pm
Open Until Filled: 
Open until filled, review begins on: 
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
Center for Asian and Pacific Studies
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring
Academic Year: 
  • reviewing and updating existing East Asia teaching materials at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)
  • working with local K-12 schools and community colleges to create new teacher resources to integrate East Asian languages, arts and cultures into the curriculum
  • assisting with grant administration duties including events, reports, grant writing, and other duties as they arise
  • developing and updating websites with content related to East Asia, curriculum development, events, etc.
  • organizing outreach professional development events such as workshops and lectures for teachers
  • attending or/and presenting at relevant conferences 

Graduate students pursuing any master’s or doctoral degree may apply.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Expertise with East Asian cultures, languages and arts
  • Expertise with K-12 education
  • Experience with curriculum and materials development in art, social studies and other relevant content areas for K-12 teachers and students
  • Familiarity with website management (such as Wordpress), various social media platforms, etc. 
Application Procedure: 

Please submit the following documents, in PDF form, to Yifang Zhang at yzhang1@uoregon.edu

1. A cover letter which addresses your qualifications and interest in the position

2. A current resume                                                                                     

3. The names, addresses and phone numbers of three references. 

Our General Duties and Responsibilities Statement (GDRS), which includes our general appointment/reappointment process and criteria, is available online.

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