Job Opportunity: Chair in Contemporary China Studies, University of Puget Sound

January 17, 2021


PhD preferred. Chinese language proficiency sufficient to conduct research in Mandarin is strongly preferred.


As part of enhancing its Asian Studies Program and reputation as a center of excellence in contemporary China studies, the University of Puget Sound invites applications for a social scientist of contemporary China with expertise in one or more of the following areas related to Chinese society: 

  • International Economy and Trade
  • Regional and Border Relations
  • Environmental Studies
  • Social and Technological Change

The faculty member will be expected to contribute to the curriculum of their designated department and to the university's Core curriculum. The faculty member will also be expected to teach the Asian Studies capstone course and to contribute social science electives for the Asian Studies minor. Other duties include advising students, continuation of professional development in the faculty member's area of expertise, and participating in serving Puget Sound's institutional mission.


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application information.