The Department of East Asian Studies at Tel-Aviv University, Israel, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Asian Studies, effective from October 2016. Preferred areas are:
• History of India or Japan
• Chinese and/or Japanese Buddhism
• Contemporary China
The position requires teaching in Hebrew and the ability to conduct independent research in the relevant field. Candidates must hold a Ph.D., or receive a Ph.D. before filling the position.
Salary and conditions will conform to Tel Aviv University regulations. Appointment procedures will be carried out according to the rules and regulations of Tel-Aviv University and are subject to the approval of the University authorities.
Candidates should send their applications, including a CV and samples
of publications or other written work, to:
Professor Galia Patt-Shamir, Chairperson, Department of East-Asian Studies, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel, by June 1, 2015, by post or by email:
Three letters of recommendation from senior scholars are to be sent directly this address.
The position is open to all candidates. The appointment will be based on candidate qualifications and the Department needs. The Department, Faculty or Tel-Aviv University are not obligated to appoint any of the candidates who apply for the position.