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We are delighted to announce two faculty searches this year at the Assistant Professor rank: one in Modern China Studies and another in Korea Studies. Please see the details below.

 


 

Assistant Professor of Modern China Studies (PVL 92529)

Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  

The Department of Asian Languages & Cultures at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Modern China Studies who have a dedicated commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and professional and university service. PhD or equivalent in Asian Studies or related field with a specialization in Modern China required prior to start of appointment. Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university level required. The successful candidate will have expertise in at least one of the following fields of Modern China Studies: media studies, literary analysis, cultural politics, digital humanities, or visual culture.

Applications must be submitted online at jobs.wisc.edu. Candidates will be requested to submit a single PDF document consisting of letter of application, curriculum vitae and writing sample (dissertation chapter, journal article, or book chapter). Candidates will also be asked to provide the names and contact information for three references. References will be contacted upon application submission and asked to provide a letter of recommendation. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 26, 2017; applications will be accepted until position is filled. Further details and application portal is available at:

http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/496520/assistant-professor-of-modern-china-studies

The UW-Madison is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community. Women and those from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding finalists must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A criminal background check will be required prior to employment.

 


 

Assistant Professor of Korean Studies (PVL 92518)

Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

The Department of Asian Languages & Cultures at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Korea Studies who have a dedicated commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and professional and university service. PhD or equivalent in Asian Studies or related field with a specialization in Korea required prior to start of appointment. Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university level required.

Applications must be submitted online at jobs.wisc.edu. Candidates will be requested to submit a single PDF document consisting of letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing sample (dissertation chapter, journal article, or book chapter). Candidates will also be asked to provide the names and contact information for three references. References will be contacted upon application submission and asked to provide a letter of recommendation. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 26, 2017; applications will be accepted until position is filled. Further details and application portal is available at:

http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/496519/assistant-professor-of-korea-studies

The UW-Madison is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community. Women and those from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding finalists must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A criminal background check will be required prior to employment.