WELCOME TO ACADEMICS IN ASIA!

We’re here to help you on the exciting journey of teaching in China. This website introduces Sias University (referred to as Sias below) and its partner schools.

Sias is the first American-owned university in Central China, and employs over 120 foreign teachers, providing the unique opportunity to become a part of an incredible community.

Sias accepts applications throughout the year, but its main hiring season is from January to May, for placement in the Fall semester. Qualified applicants who are unable to be placed at Sias are referred to its partner schools.

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Tips, Travel, Teaching & Stories from the Team

  • Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
    by AIA Staff on December 19, 2019 at 2:32 am

    With the holidays approaching, many teachers are making their Chinese New Year travel plans. I don’t know how many of you have traveled to China, but traveling in China is very much like a certain Steve Martin and John Candy movie I watched as a kid. So, I thought I’d share with you today some […]

  • Don’t Wear That Green Hat–Part Four
    by AIA Staff on December 12, 2019 at 5:00 am

    This is the final installation of our “Don’t Wear That Green Hat” series on cultural differences. If you missed the first three posts, follow the links here to catch up: Post 1, Post 2, Post 3. #1. Vertical Chopsticks. Inserting your chopsticks into food vertically is considered rude and can be offensive to some. Usually, […]

  • KTV: China’s Karaoke Experience
    by AIA Staff on December 5, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Allow me to let you in on a little secret… I am an karaoke fiend! My love of karaoke began when I was 18 or 19 and I was FINALLY old enough to go into some of the local karaoke clubs. One of my favorites was a tiny place in DeWitt, AR. My husband took […]

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