The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2021-2022 academic year.
We seek applicants with expertise in Taiwanese literature, cultural studies, film and media studies, and/or history. We seek candidates with active research agendas who will participate in research activities in the department, be able to contribute to the departmental emphases, and be available to engage with graduate students working on relevant topics. The candidate will be expected to teach five courses related to their expertise and Taiwanese Studies more generally. Transnational and interdisciplinary approaches are particularly welcome. The candidate would also be welcome to contribute to planning scholarly events related to their expertise within the department and/or the Center for Taiwan Studies.
Salary is based on UC salary scales and depends on qualifications. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship.
The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service as appropriate to the position. Inquiries may be directed to our department’s Academic Personnel Coordinator, Natalie Juarez through the help contact below, please be sure to mention JPF01978.
Read more about the job posting and apply here.
- Open date: April 19th, 2021
- Next review date: Monday, May 10, 2021 at 11:59pm PT (Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 8.59 CEST)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
- Final date: Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 at 11:59pm PT (Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 8.59 CEST)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.