The Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in modern Chinese culture to begin in Fall 2024. This is an open-rank search. Applicants with interdisciplinary teaching and research interests in modern Chinese culture, including in global and comparative contexts from the late nineteenth through the twenty-first century, are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will teach a range of courses in modern Chinese culture, from introductory undergraduate lecture courses through graduate seminars. They will also supervise doctoral dissertations and participate in the programs of the department as well as in area studies initiatives within the larger university community.
Ph.D. is required prior to appointment. Candidates should provide evidence of excellence in both research and teaching. Please go to http://apply.interfolio.com/127875 to apply. Candidates will be asked to upload a letter of application, CV, statement of current and future research plans, statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and a diversity statement. Junior candidates should submit one representative publication or writing sample and three letters of recommendation. Senior candidates should include the names of suggested reviewers. Questions about the application or materials may be directed to email@example.com. Applications must be received by October 27, 2023, to be assured of consideration.
Offers for this appointment are contingent on successful completion of a background screening. The University of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and members of minority groups are especially encouraged to apply. The University is supportive of the needs of dual-career couples. All applications will be acknowledged.