Assistant Professor - East Asian Buddhism

Yale University in Connecticut

Deadline December 01, 2014
Date Posted July 21, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Religion: Yale University Department of Religious Studies intends to make a tenure-track appointment in the field of East Asian Buddhism beginning July 1, 2015, at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applications are invited and welcome from scholars with research specialties in pre-modern Chinese and/or Japanese Buddhism. Expert knowledge of Japanese and Chinese required and a familiarity with Sanskrit desired. A PhD or equivalent degree at the time of hire is required. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and underrepresented minorities. A letter of application describing your research, a c.v., a two-page dissertation abstract, a chapter-length writing sample, a syllabus for an introductory undergraduate course, " East Asian Buddhism," and three letters of reference should be submitted on-line at The review of applications will begin December 1, 2014. Contact:

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