The Department of Asian Languages & Cultures at the University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications for a position in premodern Korean studies at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate professor.
This position will begin on July 1, 2018. Priority will be given to candidates who have research expertise in history or literature of the premodern period and who have a broad knowledge of premodern primary sources and archival materials. Training in comparative, interdisciplinary, and transnational methodologies as well as an ability to work inter-regionally within East and South or Southeast Asia are also strongly desired.
The successful candidate will be expected to sustain an active research and publication schedule, teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, provide service to the department and campus, and demonstrate a strong commitment to diversity-related teaching, research, and service. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment.
Applicants should submit a cover letter; curriculum vitae; sample course evaluations; statements of research, teaching, and diversity; a recent writing sample or publication; two sample syllabi (one undergraduate, one graduate); and the name of three references online to UC Recruit. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
The complete recruiting announcement is on line at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF03362. For more information about the UCLA Department of Asian Languages & Cultures, see http://www.alc.ucla.edu/.
For questions regarding this process, contact Professor Namhee Lee, chair of the search committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.