Job Opening: Japanese Religious Studies

job opening - 5Institution:       University at Albany
Location:          New York, United States
Position:          Assistant Professor, Tenure Track – Japanese Religious Studies

Assistant Professor, Tenure Track – Japanese Religious Studies

The Department of East Asian Studies at the University at Albany, State University of New York, seeks candidates for a tenure track assistant professor position in Japanese Religious Studies to begin Fall 2015.

The successful candidate is expected to 1) teach five lower and upper division courses on pre-modern and modern Japan per year; 2) pursue an active program of research; and 3) participate in service responsibilities, including undergraduate advising.

Ph.D. in hand from a university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization is required. Preference will be given to candidates who focus on Buddhism and who have a sub-specialization in either Chinese or Korean Religious Studies, and those with near-native fluency in both English and Japanese.

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Applicants must address in their applications their ability to work with and instruct a culturally diverse population.
The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA Employer

Apply Here

About Paula

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