Position, Shrimad Rajchandra Endowed Chair in Jain Studies, University of California - Riverside

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The Department of Religious Studies at the University of California, Riverside (UCR) invites applications for a full-time, tenured position beginning July 1, 2018, at the rank of Associate or Full Professor to fill the Shrimad Rajchandra Endowed Chair in Jain Studies. We seek a scholar with a wide range of knowledge and research interests in Jain ethics, philosophy, religion, history and culture, as well as familiarity with the languages of Jain primary sources. We are especially interested in interdisciplinary research that can critically evaluate the relevance of Jain principles in peace and conflict studies, human rights, bioethics, and/or diversity and social justice. 

Posting Date: 09/20/2017
Closing Date 12/19/2017