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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Li Liu

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Liu, Li
Department Name: 
East Asian Languages and Cultures
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
Sept. 1, 2019-Aug. 31, 2020
Appointment Start Date: 
Sept. 1, 2019
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Letters of recommendation submitted through job posting at Academic Jobs Online.
Please direct inquiries to Connie Chin (Manager, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures;
Address: Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, 521 Memorial Way, Stanford University, Stanford, CA  94305-2000.

Postdoctoral Position in Chinese Archaeology, Stanford University
The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures and Stanford Archaeology Center invite applications for a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in Chinese Archaeology.  The successful candidate will demonstrate prior achievement in research in Chinese Archaeology and will put forth a coherent proposal for research at Stanford University. The candidate is also expected to teach one course and to engage with faculty and graduate students at the Archaeology Center. The faculty sponsor of this postdoc will be Prof. Li Liu.
The appointment carries a twelve-month salary commensurate with the University Provost established minimum pay levels based on research experience. Post-doctoral scholars are required to be in residence in the Stanford area during the term of the appointment. Applicants must have received their Ph.D. by August 31, 2019 and no earlier than 2016. U.S. citizenship is not required.
The application receipt deadline is March 1, 2019.  The position will begin September 1, 2019.

Required Qualifications: 
  • Ph.D. with coursework and research in Chinese archaeology.
  • Ph.D. should be within the past three years.
Required Application Materials: 
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Statement of proposed research
  • Dissertation abstract or summary
  • Writing sample (dissertation chapter or other paper)
  • An undergraduate /graduate course proposal, inclusive of syllabus
  • Optional teaching portfolio


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.