Assistant Professor in Premodern Japanese Literature

Institution: 
Stanford University

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Stanford University is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of premodern Japanese literature. Areas of secondary interest include but are not limited to Japanese History, Performance, Religious Studies, Visual Culture, Gender Studies, and Chinese Language and Literature. Candidates are expected to have completed the Ph.D. degree by the time of appointment. Appointees will be expected to teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels in Japanese literature and premodern forms of language.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and three letters of reference online via www.AcademicJobsOnline.org. For full consideration, materials must be received by October 15, 2017. The appointment will begin on September 1, 2018.

Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women, members of minority groups, and protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching, and clinical missions.

Posting Date: 
June 27, 2017
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Job Status: 
open