Yale University, Council on East Asian Studies
Postdoctoral Associate in East Asian Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Connecticut, United States|
The Council on East Asian Studies at Yale University seeks applications for the CEAS Postdoctoral Associates Program. The appointment period is from July 1st, 2020 – June 30th, 2022. Reappointment for the second year will be subject to satisfactory evaluation of the first year performance in the postdoctoral position.
Inaugurated in the 1999-2000 academic year, the Postdoctoral Associates Program at the Council on East Asian Studies provides promising young scholars specializing in East Asia two years at Yale University in which they can prepare their dissertations for publication, pursue research projects, gain experience teaching advanced seminars to undergraduates, and utilize Yale’s resources. Proposals with single region or transregional emphasis on China, Japan, and/or Korea are welcome.
For more information and complete application requirements, please visit https://ceas.yale.edu/academics/postdoctoral-program.
Requirements: Ph.D. awarded between 2017 and June 15, 2020 in any field specializing in East Asia; remain in residence for duration of appointment; during appointment revise doctoral dissertation or complete research project resulting in publishable manuscript; and teach one undergraduate course for majors in East Asian studies. 2nd year will be dedicated to the completion of a major research project. Proposals with single region or transregional emphasis on China, Japan, and/or Korea are welcome.
To apply, please submit cover letter, CV, dissertation abstract (250 words), course proposal, statement regarding intended research project (no more than 2500 words), and 3 letters of recommendation by Friday, January 10, 2020. Letters of recommendation must be uploaded via a dossier service or from the recommenders directly. Please be sure that your recommenders address your teaching abilities in their letters. Names of references will not be accepted in lieu of confidential letters of recommendation. No late applications will be accepted.
All application materials must be submitted online through Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/69138.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.
|Primary Category:||East Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Japanese History / Studies
Chinese History / Studies
Korean History / Studies