Northwestern University, Asian American Studies Program
Visiting Assistant Professorship in Asian American Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Illinois, United States|
Northwestern University seeks candidates for a one-year visiting assistant professorship in Asian American Studies in, but not exclusive to, the disciplines of sociology, psychology, public health, religion, or other humanities and qualitative social sciences. Areas of specialization are open but scholars whose expertise builds connections with Asian Transpacific Studies, Indigenous Studies, or Arab American Studies are especially welcome. The successful candidate will be co-appointed between the Asian American Studies Program and the department best suited to his or her research. Responsibilities include teaching five quarter-length courses, participating in program activities, and collaborating with Asian American Studies faculty and students. This is a benefits eligible, full-time appointment starting September 1, 2015. Ph.D. is required by the start of the appointment. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated experience working with diverse student communities.
Applicants should visit http://www.asianamerican.northwestern.edu/ to submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching interests, email addresses for three reference writers, and teaching evaluations if available. Deadline to submit applications is February 1, 2015.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
|Primary Category:||Asian American History / Studies