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September 19, 2010

Tenure-Track Position in Modern Chinese History – Sarah Lawrence College

Sarah Lawrence College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Modern Chinese History beginning August 2011. Candidates should have a completed Ph.D. in History or Asian Studies, college-level teaching experience, and interdisciplinary interests. We seek applicants able to teach a broad range of courses covering the social, intellectual and political/institutional history of the late-nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Research interests may be in any sub-field of modern Chinese history, but candidates should have a proven record of work with primary and archival sources. The successful candidate will be the inaugural holder of the Goldman Chair in Asian Studies for the first five years of their term at Sarah Lawrence. "The Merle Rosenblatt Goldman Chair in Asian Studies," has been established by Marshall Goldman and Merle Rosenblatt Goldman, an alumna of Sarah Lawrence College. The application should include the following: cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement addressing the candidate's approach to teaching and research interests, syllabi for two proposed courses, a sample of scholarly writing, graduate transcripts and three letters of reference. Deadline for applications: October 15, 2010. To apply for the position, please go to: https://slc.simplehire.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=50460.

Sarah Lawrence College is a small liberal arts college with a unique pedagogy based on small classes and individual tutorials. For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our Web site at: http://www.slc.edu. SLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to achieving a racially and culturally diverse community.

Posted by zzhu at September 19, 2010 04:28 PM