Instructor Tibetan & Himalayan Studies

The Center for Asian Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a non-tenure track half-time instructor position in Tibetan & Himalayan Studies. A PhD in a relevant field (such as Anthropology, Geography, History, Literature, Religious Studies, or Tibetan & Himalayan Studies) is required at the time of appointment. The appointment begins August 2021. 

Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2021. 

Find posting and application information here.

Lecturers in Tibetan and Nepali Language

The Center for Asian Studies (CAS) is hiring part-time lecturers for its Tibetan and Nepali language program. Colloquial and literary Tibetan, and Nepali, are offered as Directed Independent Language Study (DILS) courses through a partnership between CAS and the Anderson Language and Technology Center (ALTEC). Experience in Tibetan and/or Nepali language instruction preferred. Compensation: $4,530 per course. Additional compensation possible for development – in coordination with ALTEC – of online language learning content and materials for beginning Tibetan and/or Nepali instruction.

For more information on the positions and how to apply, contact CAS Executive Director Danielle Salaz at


The Center for Asian Studies has received a grant from U. S. Department of Education's Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Languages (UISFL) program for AYs 20-23. This page will be updated as the new program comes into focus. Please contact us at for more information.

Below you will find information about grant-funded Tibetan and Himilayan-related courses and programming, as well as ongoing courses on the region. If you know of anything we should add to this resource, please email

Call for Professional Development Proposals—Tibet and Himalayan Studies

We will update this site as new developments arise, so keep checking back!