University of Delaware, History
Assistant Professor, China
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Delaware, United States|
China. The Department of History at the University of Delaware invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor in the history of China. We are committed to hiring a scholar who shows exceptional promise as a future intellectual leader. In addition to pursuing an ambitious research agenda, the appointee will be expected to enhance the department’s course offerings in Asian and world history and play an active role in the College of Arts and Sciences’ interdisciplinary Asian Studies program. The successful candidate will join a department of thirty-four faculty with an extensive record of high-quality scholarship. This position is crucial to advancing the Department’s and College’s long-term commitment to globalizing its curriculum at both the graduate and the undergraduate level.
The University of Delaware offers many opportunities for interdisciplinary outreach for a historian of China. The English Language Institute is one of the top-ranked intensive English programs in the country and emphasizes intercultural learning opportunities. The Confucius Institute promotes Chinese language and cultural education on campus and beyond. The Institute for Global Studies fosters global research collaborations and is home to the nation’s oldest Study Abroad program, hosting trips to all seven continents. We seek a faculty member who will make the most of these collaborative opportunities.
Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware is one of the nation’s oldest institutions of higher education and combines tradition and innovation. Please visit our website at www.udel.edu. The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from minority group members and women.
The appointment will begin on September 1, 2014. The Ph.D. is required. Applicants should visit www.udel.edu/udjobs and read “Applicant Instructions” under the “Resources for Applicants” tab before submitting their application. Applicants are asked to create and upload a single document that includes a cover letter and a c.v. Please also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent via e-mail or regular mail to Professor Owen White, Chair, China Search Committee, Department of History, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin on receipt, with a deadline of November 4, 2013.
Professor Owen White, Chair, China Search Committee, Department of History, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 (email@example.com).
|Primary Category:||Chinese History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies