University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, American Studies
Assistant Professor, Popular Culture
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Minnesota, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of American Studies in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the area of American popular culture to begin fall semester 2014 (25 August 2014).
The successful candidate will demonstrate expertise on the historical trajectories of American popular culture and mass media in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. We are particularly interested in scholarship that engages with issues of race, class, disability, gender and sexuality in the United States and that can place this work within transnational, indigenous, and/or global contexts.
Ph.D. in American Studies, or any related field such as Cultural Studies, History, the Humanities, Media, and the Social Sciences, is required by the start date of the appointment, as well as evidence of potential for excellence in teaching and productive, innovative scholarship. Preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of one year of college or university teaching experience.
Priority will be given to complete applications received by 27 September 2013. The position will remain open until filled
For a full description and application information please go to: http://z.umn.edu/popcultureminnesota
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African American History / Studies
Asian American History / Studies
Black History / Studies
Chicana/o History / Studies
Cultural History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
Journalism and Media Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality