Position Summary: Assistant Professor Modern/Contemporary Japanese Literature, Film, Cultural Studies
The Department of East Asian Studies at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Japanese literature, film, or cultural studies with a focus on modern or contemporary Japan. The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research. Candidates should submit a vita, detailed letter of application, writing sample (25 pages max), dissertation abstract and chapter outline, and three letters of recommendation. A Ph.D. must be in hand or expected by September 1, 2014. The review of applications will begin on October 15, 2013. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. AA/EOE. Please apply online and upload your documents to http://jobs.princeton.edu. We ask that referees send their letters to: Chair, Japanese Literature/Film/Cultural Studies Search Committee, East Asian Studies Department, Princeton University, 211 Jones Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544.
Essential Qualifications: The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research. A Ph.D. must be in hand or expected by September 1, 2014.
Education Required: Doctorate Degree
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.