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East Asian Art - Tenure Track-Assistant Professor
Emory University

Date Posted Sep. 28, 2023
Title East Asian Art - Tenure Track-Assistant Professor
University Emory University
Atlanta, GA, United States
Department Art History
Application Deadline Dec. 4, 2023
Position Start Date Oct. 1, 2023
  • Assistant Professor
  • History - Asian
    History - Art

The Art History Department of Emory University seeks to expand and diversify our faculty with a dynamic and innovative scholar with wide-ranging interests in East Asian art and a primary expertise in one or more pre-19th century periods. Ability to teach additional periods and cultures of East Asian art will be particularly welcome. Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching and supervision of B.A. and Ph.D. theses. The ideal candidate will be scholar of vision able demonstrate evidence of excellence in teaching and a strong research potential.

Beyond the primary field of expertise, the department also seeks a scholar who can form strong relationships within the Art History Department. On the University level, the scholar will have close interactions and alignments with colleagues in East Asian Languages and Cultures, Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies, History, Anthropology, the Graduate Division of Religion, and the Michael C. Carlos Museum.

Applicants should have direct experience with, and a continued commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We particularly encourage applications from individuals who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color), disabled, and/or LGBTQ+.

Applications should be submitted via Interfolio and should include: letter of application outlining research plans as well as approaches to teaching; CV; diversity statement; and contact details of three referees. Application deadline: December 4, 2023.


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