[KS] Job listing at University of Iowa

Stephen Epstein Stephen.Epstein at vuw.ac.nz
Fri Oct 2 02:11:56 EDT 2015

Dear all,

I've been asked to forward this to the list. Apologies for any cross-posting:

C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korean Studies at the University of Iowa
The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and UI International Programs invite applications for the position of C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korean Studies, at the senior associate professor or full professor levels.
Applicants must have primary research and teaching expertise in Korean Studies, and may also have interdisciplinary and/or supranational research interests. The appointment will be within one of the following units: Department of Anthropology, Department of Political Science, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, or Department of Religious Studies. The successful applicant will also hold a 0% appointment in International Programs, and is expected to be an active participant in the activities of the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies. Review processes, teaching assignments, and primary responsibility for mentorship will reside within the department of appointment.
Applicants must demonstrate a record of excellence in scholarship and teaching commensurate with a position at the senior associate professor or full professor levels, and be able to teach courses that meet the needs of the department of appointment and complement existing strengths within the department and college. Applicants must also demonstrate a level of language fluency in both English and Korean appropriate for research and teaching.
The position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2015.
To apply, please submit the following materials at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/faculty/view/67542 :
•Letter of Interest
•Curriculum Vitae
•Representative Writing Sample
•Name and Contact Information for Three References
            (Letters of recommendation will be requested only for short-listed candidates).
The Departments and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.    

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