Wheaton College, History
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Asian History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
The Department of History at Wheaton College (MA) invites applications for a one-year Andrew W. Mellon Foundation postdoctoral fellowship in Asian history, beginning in fall 2013. Candidates must have PhD in hand by June 30, 2013. The successful candidate may also be eligible for an additional one-year appointment as a visiting assistant professor, budget permitting. The fellow will teach three courses. Geographic field is open, with preference for China and/or South Asia. Chronological specialization is open, though applicants must be able to offer survey courses on modern China and/or modern India and advanced courses broadly focused on their areas of research. Candidates with research and/or teaching expertise in economic development, gender, and/or diasporic/transnational connections between Asia and elsewhere in the world are encouraged to apply. The fellowship carries a stipend of $50,000 plus benefits, as well as a research and travel fund. Wheaton College only accepts electronic submissions. Please visit https://jobs.wheatoncollege.edu to apply. Review of applications will begin as they arrive and proceed until we find a suitable candidate. AA/EOE. Wheaton seeks educational excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from women and men from historically underrepresented groups. For more information about the college, please visit our website at www.wheatoncollege.edu.
|Primary Category:||Asian History / Studies