Job Opening: Asian Art History, Mellon Assistant Professor

Institution: Vanderbilt University, History of Art
Location:   Tennessee, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Track Faculty, Professor of Asian Art

The Department of History of Art at Vanderbilt University invites applications for the position of Mellon Assistant Professor of Asian Art (non-tenure-track, 3-year appointment) beginning in the 2013 fall semester. The successful candidate will have a strong research agenda in any area of the history of Asian art.  PhD required; teaching experience preferred.  In addition, in accordance with Mellon Foundation guidelines, applicants must have received the Ph.D. no more than four years from the start of the position. Teaching load 2/2. For more information on our program please visit the department website: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/historyart/.

Applications, including cover letter, CV, writing sample, teaching philosophy (and evidence of effectiveness), and three letters of reference should be submitted to: Mellon Assistant Professor Search Committee Chair, Department of History of Art, Vanderbilt University, Box 0274 GPC, 230 Appleton Place, Nashville, TN 37203. Application deadline: December 3. Vanderbilt University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Contact: Mellon Assistant Professor Search Committee Chair, Department of History of Art, Vanderbilt University, Box 0274 GPC, 230 Appleton Place, Nashville, TN  37203.

Website: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/historyart/

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