Southeast Asian Literature/Religion/Culture
The Department of Asian Studies at Cornell University seeks applicants specializing in the literature(s) and/or religion(s) and/or culture(s) of one or more Southeast Asian countries, to begin July 1, 2012. This is an assistant professor position designated broadly in Southeast Asian humanities. Scholars with a strong record in research and publishing are especially encouraged to apply, particularly if they have developed interdisciplinary and comparative approaches to their academic work. Specializations that support and complement existing strengths of the department in literature, religion, cultural studies, and intellectual history are welcome, and specializations in Islamic cultures or media studies are especially encouraged. Ph.D. required. Deadline: December 1, 2011.