Associate Professor and Republic of China Chair, Modern Chinese History and International Relations 

University of British Columbia

Affiliate Professor and Republic of China Chair, Fashionable Chinese language Historical past and Worldwide Relations 

The Division of Historical past, College of British Columbia (Vancouver) invitations functions for a tenured appointment on the rank of Affiliate Professor in fashionable Chinese language historical past and worldwide relations to carry the Republic of China Chair. The profitable candidate will probably be collectively appointed within the Division of Historical past and the Faculty of Public Coverage and International Affairs. We search candidates who exhibit a dedication to advancing variety, fairness, and inclusion of underrepresented teams in academia; to interact the wants of various scholar populations; and to diversify what and the way we all know in regards to the previous and the way it applies to our understanding of the current. Anticipated begin date is July 1, 2024.

Candidates ought to present curiosity and a observe report in historic analysis on fashionable Chinese language historical past (broadly conceived, which might additionally embody the historical past of Taiwan, Hong Kong and the Chinese language in Southeast Asia) and in analysis, writing and/or consulting on up to date coverage points and worldwide relations. Candidates ought to have wonderful Chinese language-language studying abilities and the flexibility to interact Sinophone scholarship.

Candidates ought to have:
• A PhD in Historical past or associated area and educating expertise on the tertiary degree.
• A publishing observe report of remarkable high quality and originality that enhances or diversifies analysis strengths within the Division of Historical past and coverage experience in SPPGA;
• Expertise educating, mentoring, and addressing the training wants of a various undergraduate and graduate scholar inhabitants;
• Demonstrated means to safe exterior funding;
• Demonstrated means to interact with various scholarly and/or non-scholarly communities at UBC and past.

Candidates ought to apply solely by means of the Historical past Division’s Inside Assets web site at   Candidates ought to add (within the following order, collated right into a single pdf file):  
• a canopy letter or letter of utility (together with their match for this constellation of historical past, IR, and public coverage); 
• a curriculum vitae; 
• a press release of educating philosophy and proof of educating effectiveness (resembling pattern syllabi, scholar or peer evaluations of educating, and many others.);  
• a 300-500 phrase assertion figuring out the applicant’s expertise related to working with a various scholar physique, and contributions, or potential contributions, to advancing a tradition of fairness and inclusion throughout the college and past; 
• as much as three article-length samples of scholarship (together with printed articles, unpublished papers, or ebook chapters).  

Candidates must also present names and call data for 3 students prepared to offer a letter of reference; we are going to request letters immediately for candidates who advance within the search course of. 

Evaluate of functions will start on 15 October 2023, and can proceed till the place has been crammed.  Candidates with questions in regards to the place are welcome to contact the search chair, Dr. Timothy Cheek, at [email protected].  This place is topic to closing budgetary approval. Wage is aggressive and commensurate with {qualifications} and expertise. 

Fairness and variety are important to tutorial excellence. An open and various group fosters the inclusion of voices which were underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage functions from members of teams which were marginalized on any grounds enumerated below the B.C. Human Rights Code, together with intercourse, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, racialization, incapacity, political perception, faith, marital or household standing, age, and/or standing as a First Nation, Métis, Inuit, or Indigenous individual. All certified candidates are inspired to use; nevertheless, Canadians and everlasting residents of Canada will probably be given precedence. 

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