Assistant Professor in Chinese Studies

Durham (GB)
£33,797 - £49,553
09 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor in Chinese Studies
Vacancy Reference    MLAC20-1

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures seeks an outstanding new colleague to join the School as Assistant Professor in Chinese Studies. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake internationally excellent research, provide outstanding teaching, and carry out service to the School. The appointment is tenable on a non-fixed term basis from 1 September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. 

We welcome applications from exceptional scholars with research expertise in any area of Chinese Studies that complements the research strengths of the School of Modern Languages and Cultures, including comparative literary or visual studies. We are particularly keen to receive applications from those specialising in the literature, visual culture, and/or art history from any period from the Song to the Qing dynasties.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to make a major contribution to the development of internationally excellent research and teaching in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures, while allowing you unrivalled opportunities to progress and embed your career in a progressive institution.