Washington University in St. Louis, East Asian Languages and Cultures
Lecturer, Premodern Chinese Literature
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Missouri, United States|
The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a one-year lecturer position in premodern Chinese literature with a strong preference for expertise in East Asian religions, to begin in August 2021. The course load will be six courses over two semesters, to be divided between literature and religious studies courses.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in premodern Chinese literature or relevant field by the start of the appointment and should be able to demonstrate prior successful teaching experience. Application review will begin on May 10, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
Applications must include a cover letter, a current CV, at least two syllabi of proposed undergraduate courses, a teaching statement for the year of appointment (up to 1500 words), a writing sample (not to exceed 30 pages), and three letters of recommendation. All materials should be uploaded to Interfolio: https://apply.interfolio.com/86785
Diversity and Inclusion are core values at Washington University, and the strong candidate will demonstrate the ability to create inclusive classrooms and environments in which a diverse array of students can learn and thrive.
An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer: Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and especially encourages applications by those underrepresented in their academic fields. It is the University’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or genetic information.
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|Primary Category:||Chinese History / Studies
Religious Studies and Theology