Skip to main content
Intellect

Couples, individuals sought for China teaching experience

The David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies at Brigham Young University is seeking applications from qualified couples and individuals to teach at universities in the People's Republic of China.

The program, entering its 14th year, has placed more than 500 people in the program teaching oral and written English. There is also a need for teachers of British and American literature, economics, business, finance and law. Chinese language skills are not required for placement.

Successful applicants must be active members of the Church in good standing, be age 69 or younger, have good health, have a secure financial situation and have a bachelor's degree or higher (minimum one per couple).

Because of housing limitations, couples with children are not accepted.

For more information or to receive an application call (801) 422-2389, or write to: China Teachers Program, David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies, 237 HRCB, Provo, UT 84602; e-mail to china-teach@email.byu.edu, or vist the Web site (http://kennedy.byu.edu/chinateachers.html).

Completed applications for the academic year 2003-04 must be received by Feb. 14, 2003.

Writer: Craig Kartchner

Related Articles

data-content-type="article"

BYU study shows changing population and income patterns in rural Mountain West

November 22, 2022
BYU professors Samuel Otterstrom and Matthew Shumway analyzed population and income trends in the Mountain West region over the past 20 years. Their research confirmed the widening inequalities between less wealthy “Old West” counties known for traditional mining, farming and ranching, and wealthier “New West” counties boasting natural beauty and recreational opportunities like hiking or skiing.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"

BYU students learn from the healthiest humans on earth in the blue zone of Ikaria, Greece

November 17, 2022
There are five locations around the globe where people reach the age of 100 at 10 times greater rates than U.S. averages. These Blue Zones, as they are called, are home to the healthiest people on earth:
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"

How paperwork at the doctor's office can lead to medical misdiagnoses

November 16, 2022
While HIPAA privacy forms are supposed to assure patients that their personal information will be protected, new research from BYU and the University of Utah finds that they cause people to lie more about their medical history rather than feel more comfortable about sharing information.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText=