Princeton University seeks qualified candidates for a tenured professorship in any discipline, including the arts, the humanities, the social sciences, engineering and the natural sciences. Candidates are required to have regional expertise on India, knowledge of relevant foreign languages, and significant experience managing a center or program. In addition to contributing to their respective disciplinary department and to the wider research community of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS), they are expected to strengthen regional course offerings at the University and, vitally, to broaden Princeton's international networks. Field of specialization is open. Applicants should apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/7801. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree. Senior scholars should submit a brief letter of interest along with a curriculum vitae and a list of references (*references will not be contacted automatically but at a later date in the search process). No publications, letters of recommendation or writing samples are required at this time. For fullest consideration, please apply by October 15, 2018. Essential Qualifications: Excellence in a recognized field or discipline. Regional expertise on India. Further questions about this position may be directed to Nicole Bergman at firstname.lastname@example.org. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
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