Assistant Professor of Hindi/Urdu Literature and Culture

Boulder, Boulder County
Aug 02, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Posting Description: Assistant Professor of Hindi/Urdu Literature and Culture The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor of Hindi/Urdu Literature and Culture to begin August 2015. Candidate should have native or near native fluency in Hindi as well as research expertise in Hindi/Urdu and its literatures and cultures. Job duties include teaching courses to undergraduate and graduate students in Hindi/Urdu literature and culture, and service to the University. Candidates should have the PhD in hand prior to the start of the appointment. Applicants must apply online at, posting #F01598 to create and complete the online application. Please include a letter of application, current CV, writing sample, copies of syllabi of courses taught or proposed, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and will be accepted until the position is filled. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at

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Campus: Boulder