Lecturer in Asian Studies
Applications are invited for the position of lecturer in Asian Studies with the School of Languages and Cultures, Victoria University of Wellington. This is a permanent position and commences in February 2015. The successful applicant will have a PhD in a relevant field, experience of teaching at a tertiary level and a developing research profile, which includes evidence of scholarly publications. Disciplinary specialisation is open, as is particular country expertise within South, Southeast and Northeast Asia, but the candidate must have an ability and willingness to teach Asian Studies from broad, comparative perspectives. The successful applicant will be expected to be involved in teaching and administering of Asian Studies undergraduate and postgraduate level. Supervision of postgraduate research will also be expected.
Victoria University of Wellington is the top-ranked research university in New Zealand as well as a beautiful place to live (see picture). A lecturer within the NZ system is the equivalent of an assistant professor in North America.
Please see http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies(Vacancy 266) for details on application. Further information can be obtained from Dr Claudia Bernardi, Head of School, Languages and Cultures, email firstname.lastname@example.org, phone +64 463 5646.
Applications close 17th October 2014