Jobs and Openings: August 25, 2014

          City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education.  Applications and nominations are invited for : Professor/Associate Professor, 
Department of Chinese and History
          Requirements: A PhD in Ming-Qing Chinese Literature/Ming-Qing Chinese Social, Cultural and Urban History.  Relevant teaching and/or professional experience, strong research and administrative ability, and a proven record of publications are required.  Applicants with interest in interdisciplinary studies and substantial working experience in academic or research institutions are especially welcome. 
          To apply, please submit an online application at, and include a current curriculum vitae.  Nominations can be sent directly to the Human Resources Office. Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, who can be reached at

          The Department of History and Classical Studies of McGill University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in Late Imperial and Modern Chinese History, effective 1 August 2015. Appointment is expected to be at the rank of Assistant Professor, but appointment at a higher rank is possible under exceptional circumstances. The candidate will have an active and innovative research program, and will be expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Ph.D. expected at time of appointment; teaching experience preferred.
          Applications should be submitted electronically, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, one-page teaching statement, and three letters of reference uploaded by the referees, at Enquiries may be directed to Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.