Assistant Professor of Chinese Buddhism

Columbia University

United States

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Job Requisition Number 00001214
Field(s) of Specialization Chinese Buddhism
Position Title Sheng Yen Assistant Professor of Chinese Buddhism
Department A&S Religion
Division Religion
Location Morningside
Summary Description

The Department of Religion at Columbia University invites applications for an appointment in Chinese Buddhism, at the level of tenure track assistant professor. The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in Chinese Buddhism and interdisciplinary courses with the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures. Independently and collaboratively prepare teaching materials and courses. Perform research in area of specialization. PhD required by the time of appointment. Candidates will be expected to sustain an active research and publication agenda and teach in undergraduate and graduate programs.

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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The search committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Minimum Degree Required

Ph.D. in Religious Studies by the time of appointment.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Religious Studies by the time of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications
Additional Information
RAPS posting date 11/01/2019
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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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