Harvard University Tenure-track Professor in Pre-Modern Chinese Literature in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Title Tenure-track Professor in Pre-Modern Chinese Literature
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Department/Area East Asian Languages and Civilizations
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in pre-modern Chinese literature. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Applications from scholars working in Middle Period and Late Imperial Period literature are particularly encouraged, but we welcome applications from scholars working in all periods up to 1900.
Doctorate or terminal degree in pre-modern Chinese literature required by the time the appointment begins.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching is desired.
Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu). Applications must be submitted no later than October 2, 2017.
- Cover letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching statement (describing teaching approach and philosophy)
- Research statement
- Names and contact information of 3 referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. The application is considered complete only when the three letters have been received. Please note that recommendations must be received no later than October 16.
- A short writing sample (c. 25 pp.)
Chair, Pre-modern Chinese Literature Search Committee, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
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