Mary Griggs Burke Center for Japanese Art Postdoctoral Research Scholarships/Lectureships in East Asian Art History, Columbia University 

Two Post Doctoral Research Scholarships/Lectureships will be offered by the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Japanese Art in the Department of Art History and Archaeology at Columbia University for a period of two years beginning July 1, 2016. Ph.D. or equivalent required. The degree must have been awarded between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2016. Specialization may be in any field of the history of Japanese, Chinese, or Korean art. In addition to conducting their own research, Postdocs teach Art Humanities: Masterpieces of East Asian Art, or Art Humanities: Masterpieces of Western Art. In the second year, Postdocs have the option of teaching an undergraduate seminar in their own field of specialization in lieu of one semester of Art Humanities. The annual salary will be $52,250 plus benefits.

Minimum Qualifications: All candidates must demonstrate excellent scholarship and show promise for development as scholars and teachers.

All applications must be submitted to the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Japanese Art in the Department of Art History and Archaeology at Columbia University. Please send printed copies of the following required materials: cover letter of application, Curriculum Vitae including teaching experience, list of references, and the table of contents and opening or closing sections of the dissertation (10-15) pages. The application to this position requires a minimum of three (3) reference letters which shall be sent to the following address:

Mary Griggs Burke Center for Japanese Art (Attn: Professor Matthew McKelway)
Dept of Art History and Archaeology
Columbia University
826 Schermerhorn Hall (MC: 5517) 
1190 Amsterdam Avenue 
New York, NY 10027 

Applications must be received by May 9, 2016.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.