Job Opening: Visiting Lecturer of Modern History of East Asia, Mt. Holyoke College

job opening - 5Institution:   Mt. Holyoke College
Location:   Massachusetts, United States
Position:   Lecturer

Visiting Lecturer, Department of History

The History Department at Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Lecturer position in the modern history of East Asia (1600-2000), with specialization on China.  The successful candidate will bring a strong record of teaching and research in Chinese history and its East Asian context, including Korea and Japan.  The teaching load is 3-2, including a survey course, “Modern East Asia (1600-2000).”  Ph.D. should be completed by summer 2015.  Submit letter, CV., three references, and two syllabuses—the modern East Asia survey (1600-2000) and an upper level seminar of your choice, online at Review of applications will begin on February 16, 2015.

Mount Holyoke is an undergraduate liberal arts college for women with 2,200 students and 230 faculty.  Over half the faculty are women; one-fourth are persons of color.  Mount Holyoke College is located about 80 miles west of Boston in the Connecticut River valley, and is a member of the Five College Consortium consisting of Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts.  Mount Holyoke is committed to fostering multicultural diversity and awareness in its faculty, staff, and student body and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and persons of color are especially encouraged to apply.



About Paula

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