Assistant Professor / Faculty Fellow in Korean Studies, NYU

Note: This is a 3-year position, beginning September 1, 2012.

The Department of East Asian Studies at New York University invites applications for appointment as an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow in modern Korean studies. The appointment will be for three years beginning September 1, 2012, subject to budgetary and administrative approval. Candidates must have received a Ph.D. within five years of the date of appointment and have a strong commitment to teaching. Fields of expertise sought include literature/film/media studies, but we encourage all applicants engaged with critical and methodological issues connected to Korean and East Asian Studies.

Application must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a 20-30 page writing sample, sample syllabi for both undergraduate and graduate courses, and 3 letters of recommendation. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on January 20, 2012, and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, complete application here.

NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.