7.0214 Position in East Asian Religions (1/45)

Sun, 26 Sep 1993 17:10:47 EDT

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 7, No. 0214. Sunday, 26 Sep 1993.

Date: Fri, 24 Sep 1993 23:05:36 -0400 (EDT)
From: jkohi@unity.ncsu.edu
Subject: Position in East Asian Religions (fwd)

I'm posting this for my colleaguesin Philosophy and Religion.


Jonathan Ocko Email: jkohi@unity.ncsu.edu
Department of History Phone: (919) 515-2484
North Carolina State University Fax: (919) 515-3886

>Tenure-Track Position in East Asian Religions
>Department of Philosophy and Religion
>North Carolina State University
>The Department of Philosophy and Religion, North Carolina State
>University, invites applications for a tenure-track position in _East
>Asian Religions_, available August 1994. General requirements include a
>broad understanding of the religious traditions of East Asia, with
>research specialization in _China_ or _Japan_ preferred. The successful
>candidate should be prepared to teach introductory and advanced
>undergraduate courses in _Buddhism_ and _one of the other major religious
>traditions of East Asia_ (Daoism, Confucianism or Neo-Confucianism,
>Shinto). Other teaching duties will require involvement in the
>introductory class in religion and advanced methodological or thematic
>courses. All disciplines and subspecialities appropriate to the academic
>study of religion are welcome, including traditional and nontraditional
>approaches, folk studies, anthropological and other social scientific
>methods, and history of religions. Demonstrated language expertise
>appropriate for research specialization is required. Field experience in
>the country or region of research is preferred. The Ph.D. must be in-hand
>or imminent by the beginning of the appointment in August 1994.
>Candidates should submit a letter of application and complete dossier,
>including c.v., letters of recommendation, and transcripts. To assure
>consideration for a preliminary interview at the American Academy of
>Religion Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, please submit application
>materials no later than 01 November 1993. _Applications will be accepted
>through 01 December 1993_.
>Contact Prof. Tony K. Stewart, Chair, Search Committee, Department of
>Philosophy and Religion, Box 8103, North Carolina State University,
>Raleigh, NC 27695-8103. EOE/AA