POSITION> Carleton College: Instructor, Carleton Buddhist Studies in India

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Carleton Global Engagement Programs seeks two instructors to accompany the Buddhist Studies Program to Bodh Gaya, India, in the fall of 2020.  This semester-long program draws undergraduates from colleges throughout the United States and Canada.

Candidates should have background in two of the following: Buddhist philosophy, cultural anthropology, ancient Indian history, conversational Hindi or Tibetan.  Qualifications:  Ph.D. preferred, but applicants with an M.A. will be considered; experience in teaching, in Buddhist meditation, and in living in India; maturity and flexibility; excellent health.  Round-trip transportation, room and board for the duration of the program plus a stipend are provided.

Application materials should include curriculum vitae, two letters of reference, and a letter of application that discusses relevant academic and experiential background, qualifications to advise students in an intercultural setting, and reasons for wanting to go to Bodh Gaya.

Applications should be submitted by April 1, 2020 to:  Arthur McKeown, Director, Buddhist Studies Program in India, Carleton Global Engagement Programs, One North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057.   507-222-4435   email:  amckeown@carleton.edu