Open Rank Position Tenured With a focus on China Studies

Johns Hopkins University, SAIS
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 25

Position description

Founded in 1943 and a Johns Hopkins division since 1950, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University (SAIS) has been educating global leaders for more than 70 years. As a highly selective graduate institution with a distinguished faculty, SAIS consistently ranks as one of the top schools of international relations in the world. SAIS was founded to provide a practical approach to training students in international leadership and foreign relations, and to provide mid-career educational opportunities for those already working in related fields. To learn more about SAIS, visit To learn more about the China Studies program, visit http://www.sais-


The School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University is seeking to fill a position in China Studies at the rank of (chaired) Full Professor or Associate Professor (with tenure) in its Washington, DC campus. Candidates must have a PhD, a distinguished publication record in China’s contemporary politics and international relations, a demonstrated excellence in teaching and strong interest in public policy. Successful candidates may play a role in guiding the SAIS China Studies program, the Hopkins-Nanjing Center, and other activities in Greater China in a manner to be mutually agreed upon. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be reviewed beginning September 1, 2017. 

Application instructions

A letter of application, curriculum vitae that includes contact information as well as the names and contact details for three people who can provide letters of reference should be submitted to: [email protected] 

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