The Center for Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Michigan invites applications for a one-semester Lecturer I position to teach one 3-credit course starting August 2022.

Responsibilities include planning and teaching SEAS 501/PICS-455, an undergraduate-graduate level interdisciplinary introduction to the study of Southeast Asia, including geographical, ecological, social, political, cultural, and language issues.  The appointment level will be 33.33%.   

Required Qualifications: Masters with a focus on Southeast Asia in a relevant field such as history, anthropology, literature, or political science. Teaching experience at the college/university level is preferred. Preference will be given to candidates who are familiar with current social, political, and cultural issues and are able to advise graduate students. 

Desired Qualifications: Ph.D. with a focus on Southeast Asia in a relevant field such as history, anthropology, literature, or political science and teaching experience at the college/university level. 

A complete dossier includes a letter of application explaining your qualifications and teaching philosophy, a current CV, and evidence of teaching excellence. Please collate all of these into a single PDF for upload to the U-M Careers portal

The deadline for applications is June 5, 2022. Please apply via the job posting on the U-M Careers website

The anticipated date by which an offer will be made is July 1, 2022.  Inquiries should be directed to Do-Hee Morsman (dmorsman@umich.edu). 

The University of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Terms and conditions for this position are subject to the provisions of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the University of Michigan and the Lecturers’ Employee Organization. 

Additional Information: Applicants will be selected based upon demonstrated subject matter expertise, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and departmental needs. This appointment opportunity is subject to final approval by the International Institute/CSEAS. 

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