British Association for South Asian Studies

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06 September 2016

Andrew W. Mellon Chair in the History of Asia

As part of a strategic investment in the history of Asia in the world, the Department of History wishes to appoint to the Mellon Chair a historian of Asia broadly defined. This distinguished position enables an outstanding scholar (at the full or advanced associate professor level) to provide intellectual leadership within the graduate, undergraduate, and research programs in Asian history and the department more broadly.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a complete C.V. including list of publications, and the names and contact information of three academic referees to The review of applications will begin on September 6, 2016, and continue until the position is filled. For informal inquiries, please contact the chair of the search committee, Holger Hoock, J. Carroll Amundson Professor, at: