ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF MODERN CHINA STUDIES
JOB NO.: 92529-FA
Work Type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: L&S/ASIAN LANGUAGES & CULTURES
Categories: Instructional, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Faculty
Position Vacancy ID: 92529-FA
Working Title: Assistant Professor of Modern China Studies
Official Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Hiring Department: A482100-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/ASIAN LANGUAGES & CULTURES
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Ph.D. or equivalent in Asian Studies or related field with a specialization in Modern China required prior to start of appointment.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university level. The successful candidate will have expertise in at least one of the following fields of Modern China Studies: media studies, literary analysis, cultural politics, digital humanities, or visual culture.
The Department of Asian Languages & Cultures seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Modern China Studies who have a dedicated commitment to excellence in teaching, research and professional and university service.
The UW-Madison is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community. Women and those from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding finalists must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A criminal background check will be required to prior to employment.
Instructions to applicants:
Applications must be submitted online at jobs.wisc.edu. Candidates will be requested to submit a single PDF document consisting of letter of application, curriculum vitae and writing sample (dissertation chapter, journal article, or book chapter). Candidates will also be asked to provide the names and contact information for three references. References will be contacted upon application submission and asked to provide a letter of recommendation. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 26, 2017; applications will be accepted until position is filled.
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