Job Opening: East Asian Popular Culture/Media Studies

job opening - 5Institution: Dickinson College
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Position: Visiting Assistant Professor

The East Asian Studies Department at Dickinson College invites applications for a two-year visiting position in East Asian popular culture or media studies. Applications from scholars who take a transnational approach to these topics and/or have a regional specialty in Korea are especially welcome. The teaching load is five courses a year. Applicants should be prepared to teach courses their area of study, and also be willing to supervise senior theses and teach introductory survey courses for the department. A Ph.D. is preferred, but ABD will be considered.

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, unofficial transcripts, available evidence of teaching success (for example: student evaluations) and a research sample.

Review of applications will begin March 2nd and will continue until the position has been filled.

Please submit application material online at:

Questions about the position should be directed to Prof. Alex Bates (

Dickinson College is a top-tier liberal arts college that prides itself on a dynamic faculty who combine excellent teaching and research. Dickinson is located in Carlisle, PA, near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania’s state capitol, and within two hours of Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and Baltimore.

The College is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be important characteristics of the successful candidate. We encourage applications from all qualified persons.


Prof. Alex Bates
Dickinson College
Carlisle, PA 17013


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