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Lingnan University, Department of Chinese
Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Premodern and Modern Chinese Literature
The Department of Chinese (https://www.LN.edu.hk/chi/) offers courses at both bachelor and postgraduate levels. The Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree programme includes areas of classical, modern and contemporary Chinese literature, Chinese language and linguistics, comparative literature and literary theories, as well as media, news and creative writing. The programme emphasizes multi-perspective literary studies as well as creative writing and communicative skills.
The Department of Chinese will make tenure-track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in premodern and modern Chinese literature over the next two years. The Department particularly wishes to hire high-powered researchers who have a solid track record in grant writing and publishing in respectable venues. Candidates of extraordinary promise in other fields of Chinese humanities will also be considered.
The appointees will teach mainly in the areas of premodern and modern literature and culture, and are also expected to contribute to the Department’s various research and teaching initiatives, including the enhancement of its two major journals: Prism:Theory and Modern Chinese Literature published by Duke University Press and the Lingnan Journal of Chinese Studies 嶺南學報 published by Shanghai guji chubanshe.
Posting Date: 07/21/2021
Closing Date 10/18/2021