The Asian Studies Program at Hamilton College invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral position in any discipline for a scholar working on Asia and the environment at the rank of Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2017. Candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred, although ABDs will be considered. Applicants must possess a demonstrated commitment to excellence in research and teaching, and mastery of a relevant Asian language. We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching and working with diverse student populations. Your cover letter should address ways in which you raise issues of diversity in your teaching and scholarship. Now in its fourteenth year, the Asian Studies postdoctoral program at Hamilton seeks to foster a cooperative milieu in which post-docs can develop as teacher-scholars in a liberal arts environment conducive to interdisciplinary thinking. The successful candidate will be housed in the department appropriate to his or her training and teach three courses a year. The annual salary is $50,000 for the candidate with Ph.D. in hand. Candidates should submit application materials, including a letter of application, c.v., dissertation abstract (Dissertation Abstracts Online version), a writing sample, three letters of recommendation, and two course syllabi via Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/37482. Questions regarding the search may be directed to Thomas Wilson, Asia and the Environment Search Committee. Our review of applications will begin on November 15, 2016.
Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at www.upstatenyherc.org, as well as additional information at http://bit.ly/1tAtCaB (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.
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