Job Opening: Faculty Fellow, East Asian Studies and History, Colby College

job opening - 5Institution:       Colby College, East Asian Studies and History
Location:          Maine, United States
Position:          Faculty Fellow in East Asian Studies and History

The Departments of East Asian Studies and History at Colby College invite applications for a one-year faculty fellow, beginning September 1, 2015. Preference will be given to candidates with the Ph. D. completed, a research interest in the history of China, Japan, or Korea of any historical period, as well as demonstrated commitment to liberal arts education. Teaching load is four courses, including a one-semester “Foundations of East Asia” course, a 100-level survey of the modern history of China, Japan, or Korea, and 200- or 300-level history courses in an area of the candidate’s choosing. Please submit as one pdf file a letter of interest, c.v., a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of research interests to Please have three letters of recommendation submitted to the same address. Review of applications will begin on December 1 and will continue until the position is filled.

Colby is a private, coeducational liberal arts college that admits students and makes personnel decisions on the basis of the individual’s qualifications to contribute to Colby’s educational objectives and institutional needs. Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, or veteran’s status in employment or in our educational programs. Colby is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and operates in accordance with federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination. For more information about the College, please visit our website:

Contact:            Sherry Berard



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Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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