The Jivaka Project (www.Jivaka.net) is a collaborative digital humanities project exploring the role of Buddhist institutions, practices, and cultural orientations in the American healthcare landscape. At present, the website presents searchable demographic, geographic, cultural, and sectarian information, from about 45 different Buddhist temples, meditation centers, and community centers in the Philadelphia area.
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Leiden University, Leiden Institute for Area Studies (LIAS)
University Lectureship in Modern Japan Studies
Leiden University’s Institute for Area Studies is looking for a full-time University Lectureship in Modern Japan Studies (1.0 FTE). We are interested in candidates from all social science and humanities disciplines. Especially applicants with expertise in contemporary popular culture are encouraged to apply.
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Grace Wang. Soundtracks of Asian America: Navigating Race through Musical Performance. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015. 264 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5769-8; $25.95 (paperback), ISBN 978-0-8223-5784-1.
For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57977
California State University - Dominguez Hills, Asian-Pacific Studies Program
Assistant Professor, Southeast Asian American
The Program of Asian-Pacific Studies at California State University, Dominguez Hills invites applications for a Tenure-track position at the rank of Academic Year Assistant Professor with the appointment starting in Fall 2019.