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Tenure Track Position in Chinese Studies at Carnegie Mellon University


The Department of Modern Languages invites applications for an
open-rank position in the tenure track in Chinese Studies beginning in
August 2010.   While preference may be given to junior level
candidates, senior level scholars are encouraged to apply.  Candidates
must have native speaker level proficiency in Chinese and expertise in
one or more of the following areas: literary and cultural studies,
history, civilization, cultural anthropology, sociolinguistics. 
Successful candidates will have a doctorate in an appropriate area of
Chinese studies, strong commitment to research and teaching excellence,
and interest in teaching a full range of courses in the curriculum.
Teaching load is 2+2.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications.

Applicants should send a letter of application (indicating, among
other things, whether they plan to attend the ACTFL meeting in San
Diego and/or the MLA meeting in Philadelphia), resume, statements of
research, teaching, and curricular interests, and three (3) letters of
recommendation (which may be included with the packet or sent directly
by referees).  Representative publications may also be included.

The materials should be sent to: Chair, Chinese Tenure Track Search
Committee, Department of Modern Languages, Baker Hall 160, Carnegie
Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA  15213-3890; and should arrive not
later than October 31, 2009.  Carnegie Mellon University is an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.