Washington University in St. Louis, East Asian Languages and Cultures
East Asian Religions lecturer
|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 full-time lecturer position in East Asian Religions, beginning in August 2022. The initial term of the appointment will be for one year, with renewal contingent upon performance. The successful candidate will be asked to teach six courses over two semesters, including an undergraduate survey of religious traditions in China, Korea and Japan, an introductory course in Buddhism, and topics courses in their area of specialization. Scholars who have expertise that crosses national borders are particularly encouraged to apply.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in East Asian Religions or related field in hand prior to the start of the appointment, and should be able to demonstrate prior successful teaching experience.
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: http://apply.interfolio.com/104370
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.
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 provide equal opportunity and access to 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.
Questions about the position may be addressed to Dr. Jamie Newhard, search committee chair, at email@example.com. Application review will begin on April 8, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.
|Primary Category:||East Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Religious Studies and Theology