THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences/International Programs
Asian Studies Endowed Chair
The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and UI International Programs invite applications for the position of C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family Chair of Asian Studies. Geographic area of specialization is open to East and Southeast Asia, with an emphasis on transnational and cross-cultural topics. A successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of proficiency and research competence in a relevant East or Southeast Asian language. The appointment will be within one of the following units: Department of Anthropology, Department of Communication Studies, Department of History, or the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. The successful applicant will also hold a 0% appointment in International Programs, and is expected to be an active participant in the activities of the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies. Review processes, teaching assignments, and primary responsibility for mentorship will reside within the department of appointment.
TO VIEW POSITION QUALIFICATIONS AND TO APPLY: visit http://jobs.uiowa.edu and reference requisition #65204. The review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.
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