The Department of German, Russian and Asian Languages and Literature at Brandeis University invites applications for a new tenure-track position in Chinese Literature, Language and Culture at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning Fall 2012. Specialization is open, but they are particularly interested in hiring a candidate with demonstrated expertise in modern Chinese literature. The successful candidate will join a small, research-active, friendly department with varied scholarly and teaching interests. Teaching duties include four courses a year, drawn from literature, (advanced) language, or interdisciplinary offerings. Those whose work involves comparative literature, film and media studies, or women’s and gender studies are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates should have a PhD in hand by the time of appointment, native or near-native proficiency in Chinese and English, and a strong commitment to research and scholarly publication. First consideration will be given to applications received by October 15, 2011.
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