I have the pleasure of announcing two tenure-track positions at Cornell that are of special relevance to me, one in my home department (Government) and one covering my geographical area of interest (Southeast Asia). Please distribute widely.
The first position is for a comparativist, with a specialization in formal methods.
The Department of Government Invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Comparative Politics to begin July 1, 2013. Candidates will be expected to offer graduate courses in game theory and/or formal modeling. Topical and geographical areas of specialization are open. Recent or prospective PhDs should have substantial promise of excellence in research and teaching, and demonstrated research skills and training; they should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, samples of written work, and three letters of recommendation, as well as teaching evaluations if available. A PhD is required no later than July 1, 2013. Electronic application materials should be sent to: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1636. We will begin to review applications starting September 14, 2012, and will continue until the search is completed. Cornell is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educator, and we strongly encourage applications from women and minority candidates.
The second is for a specialist in Southeast Asian literature, religion, or culture, from the Department of Asian Studies.
The Department of Asian Studies at Cornell University announces a tenure-track assistant professor position for a scholar and teacher of Southeast Asian literature, religion, and/or culture. Scholars attentive to the intersections of Islam with literary and intellectual histories are especially encouraged to apply. Abilities to teach general education introductory classes as well as more advanced undergraduate courses and graduate seminars are necessary. Ph.D. in hand by July 1, 2013, and publishing record or strong potential for publishing are important. Submit by November 5, 2012, a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, statement of teaching experience, and three letters of recommendation electronically athttps://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1824. Cornell University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educator. For further information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.