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Jiaying University


JiayingUniversity is located in Meizhou City, Guangdong Province P.R.China. Meizhou is a historical city famous as “the home of culture, of football and of overseas Chinese”and “the capital of the Hakkas”. JiayingUniversity is an institution of higher learning offering wide range of majors at undergraduate level. It was established 93 years ago and was the first university operated by the local authority in GuangdongProvince in the 20th century. JiayingUniversity enjoys a quiet and beautiful environment and because of this it was appraised by the relevant departments of the State and GuangdongProvince as one of the ”National 400 Best Forestation Organizations“and “Civilized Organization”. JiayingUniversity has a strong teaching faculty and good facilities. It is one of the best local universities in Guangdong at undergraduate level. JiayingUniversity is famous for the home of overseas Chinese and Hakka culture. The study of Hakka Culture in this university is known by people both of home and abroad. JiayingUniversity actively conducts international cooperation and exchange. It has educated many International Students from nearly 20 countries, such as America, Britain, France, Indonesian, Thailand, Japan, Canada, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and Seychelles. Meanwhile, its distinguished achievements in the study of the Hakka Culture attracts many advanced visiting scholars from universities and research institutes of more than 10 countries and regions, such as Harvard University (U.S.A), Cambridge University (U.K.), Toronto University (Canada), Waseda University (Japan) and National University of Singapore (Singapore).

Jiaying University covers an area of 80 hectares with building area of 300,000 square meters. The University has about 1,000 teachers. 12,000 full time students and 6000 adult students. At present the university consists of 17 departments and it offers 35 specialties or orientations, such as Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Literature, English Language, Ideological and Political Education, Geography, Business Management, Finance Management, Computer Science and Technology, Electronic Information Engineering, Biology, Physical Education, Fine Arts, Applied Psychology, Law and Music.

JiayingUniversity appreciates the efforts and abilities of our foreign teachers. The 2005-2006 school year had 20 foreign teachers partners with us to raise our students’ English. This partnership and cooperation has been so successful, we are recruiting more foreign teachers for the 2006-2007 school year.
As China has entered the WTO, JiayingUniversity actively promotes international academic exchange and pursues all opportunities of establishing international cooperation with overseas universities. Our University spares no effort in educating International Students.
JiayingUniversity aims to become "the best university for Hakkas all over the world".

Requirements to candidates:
1. Friendly towards China and the Chinese People; observe of the laws ofChina and the regulations of the university.
2. Native English speakers with clear enunciation.
3. Good health, age ranging from 25-55.
4. University diploma or a degree education certificate.

5. Two years or above teaching experience.

6.Nationality:American, British, Canadian, Australian, New Zealander, South African, Singaporean and others

Language: English

Contract duration: One year.

Starting date: September, 2006

Working place: on campus
Workload: 14-16 periods per week (45 minutes per period).

Monthly salary (RMB): BA Degree/Lecturers: 3000 yuan, MADegree/Associate Professors: 4000 yuan, PhD/Professors: 5000 yuan.
Airfare (RMB): 7000 yuan one year contract

Travel allowance (RMB): 3000 yuan one year contract
Documents needed
1. a letter of application
2. copy of the first page of your passport
3. copy of the education certificate
4. a letter of reference
5. curriculum vitae
6. copy of your health certificate.

Vacancies (Foreign Teachers):10
Vacancies (Foreign Experts):5

Courses to teach: Newspaper Reading, Oral English, Extensive Reading, British & American History, Writing, Law, Computer, Biology, Business

Board: Free apartment on campus which includes the following:

    • Computer with free internet access
    • Television with cable
    • Washing Machine
    • Refrigerator
    • Water Heater
    • Cooking Stove

Note: Foreign teachers are responsible for paying electricity,water, telephone and gas.

Contact: Wang Liumei


Aaron Kipfer (Group Leader of the foreign teachers),


Tel: 0086-753-2186662 2363398

Fax: 0086-753-2363398 2354276

Website: http://www.jyu.edu.cn

Add: Foreign Affairs Office, JiayingUniversity, Meizhou, Guangdong, China (514015)