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Postdoctoral Fellow/Teaching Associate Positions

University of Washington

Program Summary

The University of Washington seeks to appoint up to three AY postdoctoral fellows/teaching associates in Asian Studies to begin September 16, 2003. The successful candidates, in addition to pursuing individual research, will teach courses as part of the University's Undergraduate Asian Studies Initiative. The teaching will consist of a large, lower division undergraduate course in Asian studies and, during another quarter, a course in the fellow's own specialty. Throughout the year, fellows will participate in a faculty-fellow seminar on teaching Asian studies.

Candidates in all disciplines and regional specialties will be considered, but those with a specialty in Japanese history/society or in Korean literature/culture or in South Asian civilizations/history will be preferred. There is a possibility of renewal for the academic year, 2004-2005. Qualifications: PhD or equivalent by time of appointment.

Stipend

$35,000 for the academic year

Deadline

March 7, 2003

Application

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, dissertation precis and hapter, and three letters reference to:

Dr. Thomas W. Gething
Associate Director
Undergraduate Asian Studies Initiative, Box 353650
University of Washington
Seattle WA 98195

Preference will be given to applications received on or before March 7, 2003. The University of Washington is building a multicultural faculty and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates; the UW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Contact

Dr. Thomas W. Gething
Associate Director
Undergraduate Asian Studies Initiative, Box 353650
University of Washington
Seattle WA 98195
e-mail: gething@u.washington.edu


Amount: $35,000 Stipend
Deadline: 3/7/2003

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