The Department of East Asian Studies at New York University invites applications for appointment as an assistant professor/faculty fellow in modern Korean studies. The appointment will be for two years beginning September 1, 2010, subject to budgetary and administrative approval. Candidates must have received a Ph.D. within five years of the date of appointment and have a strong commitment to teaching. Fields of expertise sought include literature/film/media studies, but all persons engaged with critical and methodological issues connected to Korean and East Asian studies are encouraged to apply.
To apply, submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a 20–30 page writing sample, sample syllabi for both undergraduate and graduate courses, and three letters of recommendation to:
- Chair, Korean Studies Search Committee
East Asian Studies
41 East 11th Street, Seventh Floor
New York University
New York, NY 10003
Please note that electronic applications are not accepted.
The search committee will begin reviewing applications on March 11, 2010, and will continue until the position is filled.