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August 14, 2008

University of Virginia

Title Ellen Bayard Weedon Professorship in East Asian Studies (endowed chair in Chinese Literature)
School University of Virginia
Department East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Location Charlottesville, Virginia
Full or Part Time Full time
Salary To be determined
Application Due Date September 15, 2008

Endowed Chair in Chinese Literature

The Department of East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia invites applicants for the Ellen Bayard Weedon Professorship in East Asian Studies, appointment beginning August 25, 2009.

Candidates must have a distinguished record of scholaship and teaching. A Ph.D. is required. The candidate should hold the rank of Full Professor at the time of appointment, although applicants at the rank of Associate Professor with exceptional records of scholarship and teaching will be considered. The appointed scholar would be expected to take a role in building a strong department and graduate program. We welcome applicants whose research focuses on any period of Chinese literature.

Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is strongly committed to building diversity within its community.

To apply, candidates must submit a candidate profile, cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references, through Jobs@UVA (https://jobs.virginia.edu).
Applications must be submitted by September 15, 2008.
Interviews will be conducted by December 5, 2008.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 15, 2008

Posted by moyera at August 14, 2008 04:38 PM