Visiting Assistant Professor, Japanese literature

Institution: The University of Iowa
Location:   Iowa, United States
Position:   Visiting Assistant Professor
Visiting Position in Japanese Literature and Culture

The Department of Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Japanese literature for the 2011-2012 academic year. Appointment requires the PH.D. by August 2011. The successful candidate will show evidence of an active research agenda and teaching experience, with the ability to contribute to general undergraduate offerings in modern and contemporary Japanese literature and culture, as well as advanced courses for majors. Teaching load for the visiting position is three courses each semester.

Candidates must submit applications on line at . Do not mail paper applications. Screening applications begins April 15th and will continue until the position is filled. Attachments to the online applications should include cover letter, curriculum vitae and an article-length writing sample. Refer to requisition number 59291. Please send three letters of recommendation by mail to: Search Committee Chair, Department of Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures, 111 Phillips Hall, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242.

The Department and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of the University, College and Department reflect this commitment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Iowa is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


Search Committee Chair
Department of Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures
111 Phillips Hall
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242.

About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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