University of Toronto, East Asian Studies
Assistant Professor, Contemporary Chinese Culture
|Institution Type:||College / University|
The Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Contemporary Chinese Culture and Cultural Theory, including, but not limited to, contemporary thought, cities, film, media studies, and popular culture. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2013.
Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. degree by July 1, 2013 or soon thereafter. We seek candidates with a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching and research. Applicants should be able frame their work in terms of broader theoretical questions and within wider Asian and/or global contexts.
East Asian Studies is a multidisciplinary humanities department with an extremely popular undergraduate program and a strong commitment to graduate training. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a range of undergraduate courses and contribute to the graduate program. Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link below.
All applications must be submitted online by November 16, 2012. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and writing sample of about 30 pages. The U of T application system can accommodate up to five attachments (10 MB) per candidate profile; please combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Submission guidelines can be found here: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.
Applicants should also arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation emailed directly to the chair of the search committee (firstname.lastname@example.org) by the closing date.
The search will remain open until filled.
If you have any questions about the position, please contact email@example.com. For more information about the Department of East Asian Studies, please see our home page. Apply online: https://utoronto.taleo.net/careersection/10050/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1200857
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
|Primary Category:||Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Contemporary History
Chinese History / Studies