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Faculty Position, Modern Japanese History

Department of History
Arts and Science

The Department of History at New York University invites applicants for a position in Modern Japanese History (19th and 20th centuries). Open rank. Strong preference will be given to those scholars whose work addresses Japan in the world—broadly conceived—during the 19th and 20th centuries and who are serious undergraduate teachers. The successful candidate will demonstrate scholarly excellence and a commitment to both graduate and undergraduate teaching.

The review of applications will begin on December 1, 2016 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The position is to begin September 1, 2017, pending budgetary and administrative approval. Applicants are to submit their materials online at apply.interfolio.com/38432, including a cover letter, c.v., and three letters of recommendation.

The Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leading research university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of the highest caliber, who embody the diversity of the United States as well as the global society in which we live. We strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are underrepresented in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis. NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity, equality, and inclusion, please read here: as.nyu.edu/page/diversityinitiative.