Assistant Professor of Chinese History, tenure-track

Elon University in North Carolina

Deadline October 01, 2014
Date Posted August 5, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Elon University seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in Chinese history (Qing dynasty to the present preferred) at the assistant professor level beginning in mid-August 2015.


Applicants must demonstrate both excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level as well as strong scholarly potential. PhD in history is required as are strong language skills commensurate with the successful scholarly potential of any such candidate. Responsibilities include teaching upper and lower division courses in Chinese history and other areas of East Asian history as well as courses in transnational and global history. Applicants must also be willing to teach lower and upper division courses in the interdisciplinary common core. 


Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning. To learn more about Elon, please visit us at


Review will begin immediately; complete applications must be received by October 1, 2014. To apply, please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations, and a writing sample. All materials should be sent electronically to: Brian Digre, Chair, Chinese History Search Committee,


Elon University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes all applicants.

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