Position - Assistant/Associate Professor - China-Foreign Policy - Georgia Institute of Technology

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Georgia Institute of Technology - Assistant/Associate Professor - China-Foreign Policy, Security, and/or Science & Technology

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at Georgia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in China studies at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to begin Fall 2015. We seek applicants with a research and teaching focus on Chinese foreign and security policy, and/or Chinese science & technology policy as they relate to Asian international affairs.

Applicants with interdisciplinary backgrounds that include expertise in a specific technological domain or other areas of China studies such as politics and economic development are also encouraged to apply. All applicants should show promise or evidence of outstanding scholarly achievement. The ideal candidate would have a theoretical and comparative perspective, Chinese language skills, and field experience in Greater China and East Asia. S/he will also have the opportunity to direct the Nunn School’s summer study abroad program in China and East Asia.

The Sam Nunn School is multidisciplinary and has undergraduate, graduate, and overseas programs, including joint undergraduate degrees with Modern Languages and Economics. The School has 21 faculty members; more than 300 undergraduate majors, 50 Master’s and 10 Ph.D. degree students. Georgia Tech enrolls over 21,000 students and is consistently ranked as one of the top public universities in the country. Located in midtown Atlanta, Georgia Tech was recently voted one of the best places to work, and Atlanta is consistently ranked among the top ten places to live for young professionals.

A unit of the University System of Georgia, Georgia Tech is an AA/EO employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. To receive full consideration, application materials should be received by December 31, 2014 and should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and examples of scholarly work. Applicants should also send a graduate transcript and three current letters of recommendation.

Materials should be sent to: Chair of China Search Committee, The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology, 781 Marietta Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30318, USA or by email to chinasearch@inta.gatech.edu.