Assoc Dir at UW Center for E. Asian Studies

University of Wisconsin–Madison

We seek an East Asianist highly committed to administrative work and familiar with research and teaching. We strongly prefer candidates with a demonstrated record in academic administration, grant writing, and fundraising. Familiarity with Title VI National Resource Center and FLAS fellowship programs preferred. The successful applicant must also possess excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills to manage the Center for East Asian Studies large constituency and various administrative responsibilities, and to work with key partners at the University and in the community.

A Title VI-funded National Resource Center with a FLAS fellowship program, the Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS) was founded in 1962 and is made up of more than 80 UW-Madison faculty and academic staff members who work on East Asia. Faculty and staff are based in departments; the Center supports their research and teaching while offering an undergraduate certificate and a Ph.D. minor. The Center also maintains an active outreach presence in schools and the broader community. CEAS is part of the Institute for Regional and International Studies (IRIS), housed in the University's International Division with eight other area studies centers.

To apply for this position, you will need to upload via the portal: a cover letter, CV, two course syllabi (one undergraduate lecture, one undergraduate or graduate seminar), and contact information for at least three professional references. Your cover letter must address your qualifications as they pertain to the relevant experiences and skills listed above.

For questions on this position, please contact: Shelly Chan, 
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