Position, Assistant Professor of Chinese literature, Vanderbilt University

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Vanderbilt University, Asian Studies Program

Assistant Professor - Chinese literature

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Tennessee, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

The Asian Studies Program at Vanderbilt University seeks to make an appointment in Chinese literature. Rank is Assistant Professor tenure-track. Period of specialization is open, but the successful candidate will be able to teach courses involving both premodern and modern literature. Normal course load is generally four per year. Ability to teach classical Chinese language courses is desirable. PhD must be in hand prior to the beginning of Fall 2015 term.

Review of applications will begin October 15 and priority will be given to applications received by that date.

Vanderbilt University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply. Vanderbilt University offers employment benefits to same-sex domestic partners and prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation/preference and gender identity/expression.


Contact:
Electronic submission is preferred; send materials to: ASPsearch@Vanderbilt.edu. Please submit a letter of application, research statement, assessment of teaching (if available), graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation (or standard university graduate student placement dossier), and a short writing sample that demonstrates your expertise.

For hard copy submissions, send to:
Robert Campany, Director
Asian Studies Prgram
ATT: Chinese Literature search
Vanderbilt University
PMB 351806
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235-1806
USA

Website: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/asianstudies/
Primary Category: Chinese History / Studies
Secondary Categories: Asian History / Studies
Posting Date: 09/04/2014
Closing Date 12/03/2014