Claremont McKenna College invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professorship in the history of China, period and research specialization open. The department is particularly interested in scholars whose research and teaching interests situate Chinese history within a larger context and engage theoretical issues. The successful candidate must be able to teach survey and topical courses on Chinese history and on the history of East Asia, and will be expected to participate in the Claremont consortium's program on Asian Studies. The teaching load is 2-2.
The CRCS (Purdue University) is seeking a Program Manager for the Mapping Chinese Spiritual Capital Project, a three-year initiative to expand the social scientific study of religion in China. We will pursue three interrelated goals: mapping the religious landscape and the changing religious markets in China; assessing spiritual capital in the emerging civil society; and nourishing the growing field through publishing first-rate research in a new journal, the Review of Religion and Chinese Society.
The University of British Columbia is accepting applications for one 12-month lecturer position in Japanese language, commencing September 1, 2015. The position is intended to be for one year, with the possibility of renewal, subject to performance appraisals, approval of the Department, and budgetary availability.
The School for International Studies at Simon Fraser University wishes to appoint a development economist/economic historian/comparative political economist to a two-year limited term position, from 1 September 2015. The successful candidate, who must have substantive knowledge and research experience in one of Africa, or Asia, or Europe or Latin America, will contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching in development and economic history.
Applications are invited for appointment as Non-Tenure Track Professor in the Centre of Buddhist Studies at the University of Hong Kong, to commence from September 1, 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal. For the full listing please visit: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50949