Nalanda University Recruitment 2016 Teaching Fellow Jobs

The School of Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions at Nalanda University has issued a Notification for the Recruitment of 07 Teaching Fellowships in various fields listed below. The Eligible candidates may apply through the prescribed application format on or before 15th April 2016.

Important Dates:

  • Last date for submission of application 15th April 2016.

Vacancy Details:

Sl .No

Name of the posts

No of posts

1

South Asian Buddhism

01

2

Buddhist Philosophy

01

3

East Asian Philosophy

01

4

East Asian Buddhism

01

5

Tibetan Buddhism

01

6

Theory and Methods of the Study of Religions

01

7

Elementary Hinduism

01

 

Total posts

07

Educational Qualifications:

South Asian Buddhism

  • PhD in Buddhist Studies; South Asian Buddhism; Buddhist Literature or a closely related field
  • Broad knowledge and expertise in Buddhism and Buddhist traditions.
  • Previous teaching experience

Buddhist Philosophy

  • PhD in Buddhist Philosophy, Philosophical Thought, Comparative Religions/Philosophy of Religion or a closely related field.
  • S/he should be well versed in Philosophy of Science; Socio-political
  • Philosophy Previous teaching experience.
  • Evidence of scholarship or strong potential for scholarly contributions.

East Asian Philosophy

  • PhD in Philosophy, East Asian Philosophy; Asian Philosophy; Early Modern Philosophy or a closely related field.
  • Broad expertise in History of Philosophy, Philosophy of cognitive Science; Epistemology; Contemporary western & Analytic philosophy.

East Asian Buddhism

  • Working and teaching knowledge of at least one relevant East Asian language (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean).

Tibetan Buddhism

  • PhD in Tibetan Buddhism; Asian Buddhism; Buddhist Traditions; Tibetan Studies or a closely related field.

Theory and Methods of the Study of Religions

  • PhD in Religious Studies; Philosophy and Religious Thought; Philosophy of Religion; Religious Traditions or a closely related field.
  • A specialization in at least one Asian or Western religious tradition.

Elementary Hinduism

  • PhD in Asian Religions, Hinduism, Religions of South Asia, Religious Studies or a closely related field.

Pay Scale:

  • Commensurate with position offered.

Selection Mode:

The candidates must be selected on the basis of Interview.

How to Apply:

The Eligible candidates may apply through the application format on or before 15th April 2016 The entire application process is paperless in keeping with the University’s commitment to sustainability. Interested applicants must submit the following requirements via email to: jobsbs@nalandauniv.edu.in

  1. Cover letter (which must clearly indicate position and rank applied for)
  2. Updated CV
  3. Statement of teaching philosophy, along with indicative course outlines (500 words
  4. Statement of research interests (500 words)
  5. Contact information of at least three (3) academic references

All queries regarding applications should be sent to the following address:

Dr. B.C. Ambika Prasad Pani

Assistant Registrar (Academics)

Nalanda University Rajgir, Nalanda-803116

Bihar, INDIA.

E-mail: jobsbs@nalandauniv.edu.in (Please note that E-mail continues to be our preferred mode of communication).

The applicants are requested to visit the University website (www.nalandauniv.edu.in) for any other information about the University and the School.

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