The Department of Anthropology of the University of Amsterdam is hiring a Chair in Modern Asian History. The chair combines social anthropology with history. The chair’s expertise must fit the profile of Research and Teaching Mission of the Moving Matters group (see link to description below). S/he has expertise in mobility and/or border studies, labour relations, transnational flows of people, goods and ideas.
A brief description of the position can be accessed via the following link: http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/vacancies/item/15-010.html
A description of the Moving Matters Research Programme can be found here: http://aissr.uva.nl/research/programme-groups/content/moving-matters/moving-matters.html
Please feel free to contact Prof. Mario Rutten (Department of Anthropology, University of Amsterdam) for further information.
Deadline: March 15, 2015