Assistant Professor

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 02-10-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of East Asian Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of Virginia invites applications for a part-time, non-tenure-track one-year position as Assistant Professor, General Faculty of modern Japanese literature and culture beginning in Fall 2017. Responsibilities include teaching two undergraduate courses per semester, one of which will be a 4th-year Japanese language class in the fall involving the candidate's area(s) of expertise, and one of which will be a survey of modern Japanese literature in the spring.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment. The anticipated appointment start date is July 25, 2017.

To apply, please submit a Candidate Profile through Jobs@UVA (https://jobs.virginia.edu), search on posting number 0620326 and electronically attach the following: curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and sample syllabi. Please arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be emailed to Charles A. Laughlin at cala5m@virginia.edu.

Review of applications will begin on March 3, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to:

Gustav Heldt
Chair, Search Committee
434-924-3740
gch8r@virginia.edu

Questions regarding the application process in Jobs@UVA should be directed to:

Jean Blackwell
Department Administrator
jb8yf@virginia.edu
434-982-2665

The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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