The English Department of National Central University announces a position opening for a full-time Assistant Professor (or above) beginning in February 2020. We are accepting applications in all areas of literary and cultural studies, and especially welcome applications in visual/film studies, theater/performance studies, and any area of pre-twentieth century literature and culture. The post-holder will work with colleagues in an interdisciplinary English department with active research centers.
The position carries a three-course teaching load per semester. Applicants should be aware that course reductions are provided for the first two years of appointment, with the understanding that the university expects new faculty to complete their promotion to the next academic rank within six years of the date of appointment. Successful applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand as well as evidence of strong research performance and excellence in teaching. Bilingual capabilities are a plus.
Complete applications should be sent electronically and include the following: a letter of intent with a description of future research plans and areas of interest, a current CV, sample syllabi, two recommendation letters, and representative publications. Applicants are encouraged to select representative work published within the past five years. Preference will be given to applications received by Apr 18, 2019. Cover letters should be addressed to Professor Amie Parry, Chair, and the application package sent to Jenny Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org .