Columbia University, East Asian Languages and Cultures
Modern Chinese Film and Visual Culture
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in modern/contemporary Chinese humanities specializing in film, visual arts, and/or media beginning July 1, 2014. Demonstrated interest in comparative research and a deep knowledge of modern Chinese literature and culture are necessary. The successful applicant will be expected to sustain an active research and publication agenda and be prepared to lead graduate seminars as well as direct thesis projects. Responsibilities for this position include teaching and developing new courses at undergraduate and graduate levels and integrating modern Chinese humanities into East Asian area studies. The department specifically seeks a creative scholar with the potential for developing new directions in humanistic studies.
Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, detailed letter of application, writing sample (25 pages max), dissertation abstract with chapter outline, three letters of recommendation, a brief description of courses the applicant has taught or would be prepared to develop, and a sample syllabus. Ph.D. must be conferred by time of the appointment. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
For more information and to apply for the position, please use the following URL: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58137
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Joshua Gottesman: (212) 854 5027 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||Chinese History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies
Cultural History / Studies
East Asian History / Studies
Film and Film History