The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position, with a joint appointment in Asian Studies and Comparative Literature. Areas of specialization are open but preferably include a comparative approach; specialties may include, but are not limited to, any field in modern Korean literature, film and new media studies; East-West, intra-Asian, or global literary comparisons; postcolonial studies; or gender studies. Teaching responsibilities include introductory, advanced, and graduate courses on literature and culture in the Asian Studies and Comparative Literature curriculum. Starting date: August 2015 preferred.
Requirements: Ph.D. in East Asian Studies or Comparative Literature, or related field; native or near-native ability in Korean and English; appropriate teaching experience; relevant research achievements or evidence of relevant research promise. Screening of applications will begin November 3, 2014, although all applications will be considered until the search is concluded.
To apply, upload letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names of three references at https://app2.ohr.psu.edu/Jobs/External/EVMS2_External/currentap1.cfm#53444.
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