Institution: Princeton University, East Asian Studies
Location: New Jersey, United States
Position: Japanese Literature/Film/Cultural Studies Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor
The Department of East Asian Studies invites applications for an assistant, associate, or full professor (open rank) in Japanese literature, film or cultural studies with a focus on modern Japan. The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research. Senior scholars should submit a letter of interest along with a vita, but no publications or other writings at this time. Junior candidates should submit a vita, cover letter, writing sample, and names and contact information of three referees. Referees may mail their letters to: Chair, Japanese Literature/Film/Cultural Studies Search Committee, East Asian Studies Department, Princeton University, 211 Jones Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544.
A Ph.D. must be in hand or expected by September 1, 2012. The review of applications will begin on October 15. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Please apply online and upload your documents to http://jobs.princeton.edu
Essential Qualifications: The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research.
A Ph.D. must be in hand or expected by September 1, 2012.