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Associate Professor (Soshitsu Sen XV Distinguished Professor of Traditional Japanese History & Culture)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Arts & Humanities, Department of History
Date Posted:
October 13, 2016
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins December 15, 2016
Salary Information:
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time

Other Conditions:
To begin August 1, 2017 subject to the availability of funds and position clearance.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach Way of Tea and other Japanese history courses and seminars;
  2. advise and supervise undergraduate, M.A. and Ph.D. students;
  3. engage in other scholarly professional activities;
  4. other duties as assigned by the department chair.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Ph.D. in History or a related field and full-time college or university teaching in pre-1600 Japan at the rank of associate professor or equivalent;
  2. accomplished record of publications and research using Japanese primary source materials.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Ability to teach Way of Tea.

To Apply:
Please send letter of application describing research and teaching interests, CV, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, academic transcripts (copies are acceptable but official transcripts required at the time of hire), and a sample syllabus from an undergraduate or graduate course in Japanese History to: David Hanlon, Chair, Department of History, University of Hawaii, 2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822-2383.
  1. David Hanlon, Chair, Department of History
  2. University of Hawaii
  3. Department of History
  4. 2530 Dole Street, Sakamaki A203
  5. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. David Hanlon, Chair, Department of History; 808-956-4222;

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