North Carolina State University, Foreign Languages and Literatures
Assistant Professor of Japanese
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at North Carolina State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in contemporary Japanese cultural studies to begin in the fall of 2022. Other fields will be considered.
Applicants must demonstrate excellence in scholarly research and have experience in teaching college courses. Native or near-native proficiency in both Japanese and English is required. At the time of employment, applicants must hold a PhD in Asian studies, cultural anthropology, literature, or a related discipline with a research focus on Japan. Preference will be given to candidates whose research interests include ethnicity, gender, sexuality, intersectionality, migration, postcolonialism, and/or Inter-Asia relations.
Responsibilities include teaching four courses per year in the Japanese language and culture at all levels, publishing research in the areas of specialization, working collaboratively to further the development of the Japanese program, and participating in departmental and university service.
Applications should be submitted online at http://jobs.ncsu.edu (00000745). Candidates are required to attach a CV, a cover letter describing their research and teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching experience, as well as the names of and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications will begin on February 16 and will continue until the position is filled. Further questions can be addressed to the Search Committee Chair, Sujata Mody, email@example.com.
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-513-3148.
NC State University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their experience, research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Applicant must have a PhD in Japanese, Asian Studies, Cultural Anthropology, or related field. Applicant must demonstrate evidence of teaching excellence, strong research and publication skills, and future research productivity. Near-native fluency in both Japanese and English. The ability to carry out an original research agenda in Japanese culture studies or literature. Strong commitment to excellence in teaching is expected. Excellent communication and social skills.
Search Committee Chair, Sujata Mody, firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||Japanese History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies
Cultural History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality