The Department of East Asian Studies, within the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge, seeks to appoint a 3-year, fixed-term Postdoctoral Research Training Associate in Japanese Studies. The post will start in September 2022 and last until August 2025.
We are open to any specialty within the range of fields from premodern to modern Japanese Studies but the ability to teach bungo would be desirable. We also welcome applications from candidates who embody our "Japan and the World" campaign and with an interest in comparative studies in relation to the rest of East Asia.
Applications are due by midnight (GMT) on Friday 15th April 2022 and should include:
- A Curriculum Vitae, including a list of publications.
- A cover letter outlining your interest in the role and how your skills and experiences will complement the Japanese section and faculty.
- A representative piece of written work, your dissertation, a recent article, or a book chapter.
For more information visit: https://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/33354/